Coastal Path's first anniversary

The 870-mile Wales Coast Path is marking its first anniversary.

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Coast path contributes £16m to economy

According to the Welsh Government, the Wales Coast path has contributed £16million to the Welsh economy, attracted 1.6million day visitors and been responsible for 835,000 overnight stays.

We are blessed with wonderful coastline and the development of the Wales Coast Path, which is the first of its kind in the world, has brought significant benefits to Wales.

The path is already providing a boost to local economies around our coastline and is attracting thousands of visitors to Wales.

– John Griffiths AM, Minister for Culture and Sport

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