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21 / 07 / 2016

Welsh Proms to remember fallen of WW1 buried across Wales

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) has teamed up with the Welsh Proms to encourage the British public to visit their local war graves and discover the stories behind the names of those who ...

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07 / 07 / 2016

First Minister pays tribute to the brave Welsh soldiers that fought at Mametz Wood

A national service of remembrance will be held later today on the Somme frontline in honour of the 4,000 Welsh soldiers who died or were injured at the Battle of Mametz Wood during the First World War ...

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01 / 07 / 2016

First Minister leads Wales in the Battle of the Somme commemorations

First Minister leads Wales in the Battle of the Somme commemorations   First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones will attend events in South Wales and Northern France to honour those who fought bravely on ...

20 / 06 / 2016

Festival to highlight Irish and Welsh links

The annual Gregynog Festival begins today with a special focus on the links between Wales and Ireland. The festival, which is supported by the Welsh Government, includes a star-studded line up of Iris ...

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17 / 06 / 2016

Music festival to commemorate Wales’ forgotten part in the Easter Rising with a world premiere performance

  The impact of the Easter Rising 100 years had more of an effect on Wales than many people realise, as Wales’ oldest music festival will reveal this month as part of its feature focus on “Eire. ...