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Increasing the use of Welsh

Increasing the use of Welsh

2021 Census results on the Welsh language In response to the publication of the 2021 Census figures on the Welsh language, Mentrau Iaith Cymru are calling on the Welsh Government to redouble their efforts to increase the use of Welsh within communities. This comes...

Walking with Iolo Williams

The Mentrau Iaith have collaborated with the National Centre for Learning Welsh (Canolfan Dysgu Cymraeg) over the spring and summer months offering walking tours all over Wales with none other than the famous naturalist Iolo Williams leading four of the...

SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE

SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE

The Mentrau Iaith are one voice in their condemnation of the war currently taking place in Ukraine. Iwan Hywel of Mentrau Iaith Cymru says: "It is normal, everyday, innocent people whom are always worst affected in war, not those who cause suffering and misery. It's a...

New Chair of Mentrau Iaith

New Chair of Mentrau Iaith

We are pleased to share the news that Dewi Snelson has stepped into the chairmanship of Mentrau Iaith Cymru since November this year (2021). He has been vice-chair for the last three years while Lowri Jones chaired. We particularly wish to thank Lowri for her diligent...

Menter Bro Ogwr celebrates 25

Menter Bro Ogwr celebrates 25

The year 2018 is a big year for Menter Bro Ogwr as we celebrate reaching the milestone of a quarter of a century since our formation. On November 23rd, Menter Bro Ogwr will host a Gala Dinner at the Heronston Hotel, Bridgend with local entertainers who have seen great...

Looking back at the National Eisteddfod in Meifod

Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Maldwyn a’r Gororau Mentrau Iaith Cymru and Menter Iaith Maldwyn had a very successful week at the National Eisteddfod in Meifod this year where we welcomed over 2000 visitors to our stall. A heartfelt thanks must be given to the friendly...