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23 / 06 / 2014

Wales Remembers: Lance Corporal John Owen Jones 1885-1918

See our digital story featuring Christine Lewis from Cardiff who traced her grandfather’s First World War story with the help of the Royal British Legion. If you are inspired to find out more about ...

First Minister speaking at the launch of the Wales Goes to War exhibition /  
Prif Weinidog yn siarad yn achlysur lansio’r arddangosfa ‘Cymry’r Rhyfel Mawr’

18 / 06 / 2014

Welsh soldiers’ First World War experiences brought to life

Exhibitions exploring the unique role played by Welsh soldiers during the First World War were officially opened by the First Minister, Carwyn Jones today. Brought to the Firing Line: Museum of the We ...

29 / 05 / 2014

£2.8million Lottery grant success for Hedd Wyn’s home

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) is today awarding £2.8million to safeguard Hedd Wyn’s Trawsfynydd home, Yr Ysgwrn.  As Wales embarks on four years of First World War commemorations, the HLF is pla ...

29 / 05 / 2014

National Army Museum Reports for Duty in Cardiff

Special exhibition will commemorate the regiments of Wales’ role during the Great War Photos and stories bring their unique war experience to life Exhibition created in partnership with Firing Line ...

21 / 05 / 2014

World War centenary commemorations on their way to Rhyl

Denbighshire County Council is gearing up to welcome a major event commemorating First World War Centenary to Rhyl this summer. The BBC World War One At Home Tour will visit county shows, summer festi ...