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Call for new campaign to build permanent Tryweryn memorial

Peter Gillibrand Social media would make all the difference if there was a renewed effort to build a permanent memorial to the Tryweryn drowning, according to the man behind the campaign. Dylan Edwards, from Bala, was chair of the “Cofeb Tryweryn” (Tryweryn Memorial) fund that attempted to build a memorial […]

Third of Welsh AMs employ family members

Almost a third of Assembly Members employ family members or relatives of another AM – up from 20% just two years ago. This includes eight out of 12 Tory AMs who employ family members. Two of the UKIP group of four also employ their wives – one being Neil Hamilton […]

Remember Elvis? Cofiwch Dryweryn memorial defaced by vandals

The Cofiwch Dryweryn memorial between Aberystwyth and Llanrhystud has been defaced by vandals. The famous words – ‘Remember Tryweryn’ – have been painted over by the words ‘Elvis’, perhaps as a reference to the less famous Elvis rock on the A44 near Eisteddfa Gurig outside Aberystwyth. Cofiwch Dryweryn has been […]