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14 / 09 / 2017

Poetry of Loss, Y Gadair Wag (the Empty Chair)

Literature Wales, in partnership with the Welsh Government’s First World War Centenery Programme Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918, has commissioned a multimedia show about the life and work ...

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06 / 09 / 2017

Wales’ First Minister opens Yr Ysgwrn

Yr Ysgwrn will be officially opened today by the Rt Hon Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales, in the company of Gerald Williams, the nephew of famous poet and First World War soldier, Hedd Wyn Yr ...

05 / 09 / 2017

CALL FOR EVENTS FOR PROGRAMME 2018

The Welsh Government is currently working on Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918’s Programme 2018 and is appealing for events which could be featured in the publication. Programme 2018 will be ...

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17 / 08 / 2017

Welsh National Service of Remembrance in Langemark

On 31 July 2017, Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914 – 1918 hosted a Welsh National Service of Remembrance in Langemark, Belgium, in honour of the 3,000 Welsh soldiers who died or were injured at t ...

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31 / 07 / 2017

First Minister commemorates the battle of Passchendaele 100 years on

A Welsh National Service of Remembrance will be held later today in Langemark, Belgium, in honour of the 3,000 Welsh soldiers who died or were injured at the Battle of Passchendaele one hundred years ...