Garth Celyn Trust: Questions raised over historic land appeal


An investigation by BBC Wales has learnt one of the key figures behind a cash appeal to buy some historic land in Gwynedd is in fact the mother of the people selling it.

The Garth Celyn Trust says it needs to raise £180,000 to acquire 24 acres where some historians claim medieval Welsh prince Llywelyn the Great built his palace.

Actress Catherine Zeta Jones is among those reported to have given a donation. But an expert has told BBC Wales he would be wary about putting money in without more information about the trust.

Roger Pinney reports.

Land appeal trust questions raised

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