Welsh Flags - Red Dragon - Y Ddraig Goch

Welsh Flags and Banners

July 09, 2019 2 min read

The National Flag of Wales is universally known to all Welshmen and women and to many others around the world. It has consistently been judged as one of the most iconic flags of the world, not just being of an arrangement of colours but that of a fiery Welsh dragon – Y Ddraig Goch! 

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Preseli Hills or the Preseli Mountains

Preseli Hills Pembrokeshire

June 14, 2019 6 min read

The Preseli Hills are a range of hills in west Wales forming part of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, with Foel Cwmcerwyn being the highest point at 1758 feet.The Preseli Bluestones of Stonehenge are believed to have come from these hills...

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Welsh National Anthem by the James Brothers - Hen Wlad fy Nhadau

Welsh National Anthem

May 30, 2019 4 min read

The Welsh National Anthem - Hen Wlad fy Nhadau (Land of my Fathers) was composed by father and son Evan and James James in 1856 in Pontypridd. It is an iconic National Anthem and is generally considered to be among the finest anthems of the world. History and lyrics.

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Happy new year 13th January 2019

New Year's Day, 13th January!!!

December 15, 2018 2 min read

Hen Galan – An unusual Welsh celebration

In the tiny wooded Welsh village of Cwm Gwaun near Fishguard in Pembrokeshire, locals are keeping old traditions alive by celebrating the New Year 13 days after everyone else.

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