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What did these Welshmen make of pubs being allowed to open on a Sunday?

In 1961 each county of Wales was allowed to hold a vote on the Sunday opening of public houses. Some parts of Wales, on religious and cultural reasons, voted to stay 'dry' while other parts voted to go 'wet'.

In this report the men of 'dry' Hendy, Carmarthenshire cross the bridge into 'wet' Pontarddulais, West Glamorgan on the Sabbath for a drink, and some of them are very pleased with the changes.

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