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Here you can see information about the gigs, concerts, music festivals etc that the Mentrau Iaith organise or help with organising - basically everything to do with music! Gwyliau / Festivals Click on the menu to see the list of festivals the Mentrau Iaith organise...

Gŵyl Fach y Fro

Gŵyl Fach y Fro

Gŵyl Fach y Fro, organized by Menter Iaith Bro Morgannwg, will return to Barry Island this year on Saturday 21st May after two years of postponing the festival. Gŵyl Fach y Fro is pleased to announce the bands that will be taking part this year. Performers...

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...

St Dwynwen’s Day – patron saint of love

St Dwynwen’s Day – patron saint of love

We will be celebrating St Dwynwen's Day on January 25th - she is the Welsh patron saint of love. We have put together a fun activity pack for you to learn more about Dwynwen, it includes her story, useful Welsh words, a word search amongst others! Go ahead and...

Announcing Gŵyl Gwenllian 2021

Announcing Gŵyl Gwenllian 2021

For the second consecutive year, Bethesda and the surrounding area will be hosting Gŵyl Gwenllian with a variety of events being held between Thursday 11th and Sunday 13th June 2021. With the easing of social distencing, face to face events are held including an arts...

Celebrate St David

Celebrate St David

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus! Forget about the cold snap and the snow, why not celebrate our patron saint by learning a few Welsh words over a warm cup of tea or ‘pice bach’ (Welsh cake)?

Mentrau Iaith celebrate Welsh Language Music Day

Mentrau Iaith celebrate Welsh Language Music Day

To celebrate the wealth of Welsh language music on February 9th, the Welsh language initiatives will showcase the quiet heroes of the Welsh music scene, from emerging artist and gig organisers to school DJs. Mentrau Iaith Cymru, an umbrella organisation who support...

Celebrating Shwmae Su’mae Day

Celebrating Shwmae Su’mae Day

The Mentrau Iaith will celebrate Shwmae Su'mae Day on October 15th again this year to encourage people to start a conversation in Welsh with Shwmae or Su'mae. Working with Mudiad Dathlu'r Gymraeg, Mentrau Iaith Cymru has created 'Say it in Cymraeg' leaflets to share...