Here are a couple of notable Rhyl chaps. The one at the top was born in Bramley, Leeds, and is no longer with us. The other was born in Rhyl and is alive and kicking. They share the same first name.
Who is the man in the black-and-white picture?
Who is the man in the colour photo?
The answers are:
Albert Barnes the originator of Marine Lake Fun Fair and Ocean Beach Fun Fair. Mr Barnes passed away in 1972 at his home in Oakland Avenue, Rhyl.
and – get ready to kick yourself –
Albert Gubay, founder of Kwik Save Stores. His first shop was named Value Foods and was on the northeast side of Queen Street, Rhyl.