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47 Things You'll Remember If You Grew Up Within 5 Miles Of Wrexham

Deeside ice rink, Gerrards iced buns, and Wrexham Waterworld.

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1. Spending every Friday night at the Deeside Ice Rink disco.

3. Spending hours at Wrexham General because Arriva trains never run on time.

5. Being forced to dress like this for St David's Day.

8. Queueing to get onto the rapids at Wrexham Waterworld.

11. Driving to Llangollen to ride the steam train.

14. Spending all your pocket money on the arcades at Llandudno Pier.

15. And then eating fish and chips on the beach.

16. And getting the Great Orme Tramway to the top of the moutain.

21. Going on a family day out to the Welsh Mountain Zoo.

23. Feeling pretty smug every time Wrexham beat Chester.

26. And finishing off the night out with a portion of chips and curry sauce.

27. Ordering Chinese from the Sleepy Panda.

28. And celebrating every family birthday at The Lemon Tree.

31. Going to Theatre Clywd for the Christmas pantomime.

33. Going for picnics in Erdigg Park.

35. Heading to the Pant Yr Ochain as soon as the sun came out.

41. Going to your first gig at Central Station.

42. Receiving all your student finance documentation in two languages.

43. Going on school trips to Conwy Castle.

44. Feeling like a scientist whenever you went to Techniquest.

47. And feeling really pleased you grew up in Wrexham.

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