Anger After 20 Graves Vandalised In Blaenau Ffestiniog (North Wales) Cimetery

Posted by admin on Jun 29, 2009

Families and community leaders have reacted angrily after up to 20 graves were vandalised at a cemetery.

Visitors to Bethesda chapel cemetery in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, said they were sickened by the sight of the damage on Saturday morning.

It is the third time some graves have been attacked, and an urgent meeting is being called between the local councils and police to prevent a recurrence.

“People here are heartbroken and there’s a feeling of bitterness that someone could do this,” town councillor Arthur Holland Williams said. “Graves have not only been smashed, but thrown over the wall, it’s heart wrenching,” he added.

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