The Severn Bridge, crossing to Wales from England

    CharlesRolls 01Hon. Charles S. Rolls

    The first pilot to fly across the channel and back in a single journey. A man with a real zest for life filled with victorian confidence!

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    Laura Ashley

    Laura began her highly successful fashion empire in the 1950's with her husband Sir Bernard Ashley from their home in London. In 1961 they moved to Carno, Wales, their business continued to develop, expanding steadily they moved into a disused railway station!

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    Bob Neill

    The world's greatest craftsman in the art of pyrography (an ancient art of burning designs on wood) and one of the most recognised people outside of Wales for promoting Wales, the Welsh language and the annual Eisteddfod.

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    Frank Wright

    Highly influential American architect. Best known for 'Falling Water' (house for Edgar J. Kaufmann) and the Guggenheim Museum, New York.

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