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£12m Cardigan Castle revamp coming to an end

A £12m refurbishment of Cardigan Castle is coming to an end and the 900-year-old site is soon set to open its doors for the first time in 18 years.

It will reopen in the spring as a heritage attraction and events venue with a restaurant and holiday accommodation.

Cadwgan Building Preservation has overseen the project thanks to grants, including £6m from the Heritage Lottery Fund and £200,000 raised in the community.

It is hoped the castle will attract 33,000 visitors in the first year.

Abigail Neal reports.

  • 19 Jan 2015
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