Barry: The Welsh Guernica

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WHO IS THIS BARRY GUY ANYWAY? Barry like Newport suffers a little from negative perception and while it is definitely down to earth in its ‘take me as I am’ appearance, that is to say plenty of taxi and takeaway joints as I alight at Barry (believing it is the main station) the first thing that comes to mind is… Guernica! And so it continued, a few rows of commercial and residential properties that back up onto a hill only this time it isn’t raining, yes that’s right it’s a…read more