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Winner of the bucket hat competition announced

Winner of the bucket hat competition announced

More than 5,400 children took part in the Mentrau Iaith’s bucket hat design competition. The Mentrau Iaith would like to thank all the children, their parents and schools for competing! Early October the Mentrau Iaith launched the competition for children and...

Inspiration through Dafydd Iwan’s songs

Inspiration through Dafydd Iwan’s songs

The Mentrau Iaith (the Welsh language initiatives) all over Wales are offering a variety of exciting activities and events to celebrate the Welsh football team and their success going to Qatar for this year’s Football World Cup. Dafydd Iwan’s songs have inspired the...

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...

Gwyl Fel ‘Na Mai

Gwyl Fel ‘Na Mai

On Saturday 7th May the Frenni Transport site at Parc Gwynfryn, courtesy of Matthew Parry, will be a bursting with Welsh live music as the area welcomes people of all ages from around to the first Welsh music festival in the foothills of the Frenni Fawr. The seed was...

Cwis Dim Clem

This is a fun, information filled quiz aimed at year 6 in schools all over Wales. The Mentrau Iaith have held this quiz nationally since 2021 with Covid-19 meaning that all meetings have been held virtually. Below you can have more of an idea of what happened this...

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...

Ras yr Iaith from strength to strength

Ras yr Iaith from strength to strength

Ras yr Iaith, the only world-wide race that promotes the Welsh language is expanding. This year the race, the third since its inception, will visit new areas of Wales, and will, for the first time, visit the North East and the South East of Wales. The Race will start...