Arfon Haines Davies: Mab y Mans
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A Caernarfon "Cofi", tennis player, teacher, train conductor, Miss Rhyl adjudicator, pop "Star", Son of the Manse... Most people are unaware of these little known facts about the affable and popular broadcaster, Arfon Haines Davies. In this fast-paced, humorous book we have the recollections of a man who enjoys interacting with people and who has led an extraordinary, enjoyable... and lucky, life. He worked for HTV for 35 years and presented dozens of programmes such as Tiswas, Penblwydd Hapus and Pacio. Each series had its predicaments, crises and pleasurable moments... In spite of his failure at Ardwyn school (he hated it!) he managed to carve out a brilliant career, and despite that which was expected of him as "the son of the manse", he furrowed his own path and achieved more than almost any other broadcaster in Welsh or English, with his trademark amiability and smile...