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Gwenyn (bees)

Gwenyn (bees)

I love standing under a tree in full blossom in the spring and listen to its petalled crown simmering with the buzz of thousands of bees. Every year on 20 May, we celebrate international bee day, a day that was set up by the United Nations to appreciate and protect...

Full line-up for Gŵyl Tawe 2024 announced

Full line-up for Gŵyl Tawe 2024 announced

Menter Iaith Abertawe have announced the full details for this year’s Gŵyl Tawe on Saturday the 8th of June at Swansea’s National Waterfront Museum. Joining the live music line-up will be Alffa, Rogue Jones and this year’s headliner, Das Koolies. Alffa are an...

Mai di-dor (No-mow May)

Mai di-dor (No-mow May)

Come with us on a journey to a different world. Go and lie on your belly somewhere in long grass. Take your magnifying glass and look through its little window into a world of small things. Look carefully at the seedhead of a cock’s foot grass, at the petals of bird’s...

PRESS RELEASE – Gŵyl Tawe 2024

PRESS RELEASE – Gŵyl Tawe 2024

The first names have been announced for Gŵyl Tawe 2024 at the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea on Saturday the 8th of June. Following a successful first year at its new home in 2023, the festival will once again see performances by a whole host of alternative,...

Prosiect WYTH – A project to celebrate Welsh Dance

Prosiect WYTH – A project to celebrate Welsh Dance

WYTH is a two year project to promote traditional Welsh dance. The aim of the scheme, which is a partnership formed of Menter Maldwyn, Eisteddfod Genedlaethol, Cwlwm Celtaidd and a number of freelance artists, is to celebrate folk dancing and clogging, creating...

*Jobs for young people* – Join TwmpDaith 2024

*Jobs for young people* – Join TwmpDaith 2024

Do you play an instrument, are a clog or a Welsh folk dancer? Are you 16 – 25 years old and looking for a summer job? Applications for TwmpDaith 2024 are now OPEN! What is TwmpDaith? TwmpDaith is a paid summer job touring Wales in a mini-bus hosting twmpaths (Welsh...