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18 / 03 / 2013

Timely project sheds light on First World War cartoons

The wartime work of one of Wales’ most influential newspaper cartoonists, J M Staniforth (1863-1921), is the focus of an imaginative digital project led by Swansea University and backed by a Heritag ...

Carwyn Jones - Featured

08 / 08 / 2012

“Digital key to commemorating First World War” – First Minister

 Digital technology will play a prominent role in commemorating the centenary of the First World War in Wales, First Minister Carwyn Jones said today (Wednesday 8th August).     Whilst visiting the ...

Deian Hopkin Featured

01 / 03 / 2012

Expert advisor appointed to help Wales remember the First World War

 First Minister Carwyn Jones announced that he has appointed Sir Deian Hopkin as his expert advisor for commemorative activities to mark the Centenary of the First World War.  Sir Deian will advise ...

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01 / 03 / 2012

Hedd Wyn’s family home safeguarded for the nation

 The family farm and bardic chairs of Hedd Wyn, the famous poet who was killed during the First World War, have been secured for the nation, First Minister Carwyn Jones announced today (Thurs 1st Mar ...