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09 / 11 / 2018

Cadw lists rare war memorials as Wales remembers the end of the First World War

  The Garth Gun, one of Britain’s last surviving German trophy guns from the First World War, has been listed by Cadw in time for the centenary of that conflict’s end. The artillery piece — ...

05 / 11 / 2018

WELSH CASUALTIES OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR TO BE COMMEMORATED WITH SAND PORTRAITS ON BEACHES ACROSS WALES FOR DANNY BOYLE’S ARMISTICE COMMISSION

Four casualties from Wales who lost their lives during the First World War will be commemorated by a large-scale sand portrait for Danny Boyle’s Armistice commission Pages of the Sea it was announce ...

31 / 10 / 2018

Commemorating Criccieth’s Contribution 4-11 November 2018 – 100 years since the end of the Great War.

A series of events are being held during Remembrance Week 2018, from Sunday 4th November until the 11th.  These events are a culmination of the unique work that has been undertaken during the year.  ...

22 / 10 / 2018

World première of a new work by National Youth Arts Wales features lyrics by former Archbishop of Canterbury

Dr Rowan Williams has contributed lyrics for Sorrows of the Somme, a new orchestral and choral piece by the Welsh composer Brian Hughes. Commissioned by Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918, Sorr ...

17 / 07 / 2018

Bells to ring out and 10,000 to march past the Cenotaph as the nation says ‘thank you’

10,000 people will march past the Cenotaph on 11 November in ‘A Nation’s Thank you – The People’s Procession’. Ballot launches today for members of the public to apply UK government, sup ...