Welsh Lives archive

Newport_Transporter_Bridge_from_east_bank
Aug
24

An identity defined by devolution

Nick Webb looks at how the identity of Wales’ towns and cities has been sculpted by devolution

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Apr
24

The clash of past with present memories

Paul O’Leary discusses competitive interpretations of how we frame understandings of our history

janmorris
Apr
20

Casting a realistic eye on Wales

Jan Morris bemoans the incursion of modernist materialism that is upsetting her romantic take on her country

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Mar
08

Frustrations of working parents in Wales

On International Women’s Day Wendy Sadler let’s off steam about childcare in the Welsh capital

morgan-parry-click
Jan
13

One Planet Man

Tributes to Morgan Parry, leader of Welsh sustainable development

croesoigymru
Oct
22
David Rees
Sep
15

Abergavenny mathematician who cracked the Enigma code

Rodney Sharp looks back at the life of a Welshman who made a major contribution to winning World War II

Cliff-Morgan
Sep
02

A man for whom sport was a matter of personality

Peter Stead describes how Cliff Morgan took the fellowship of rugby into his subsequent career as a broadcaster

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Jul
16

A writer who brought out the flavour of Wales

Trevor Fishlock looks back at the life and career of Elaine Morgan

JW
Jan
27

Jeni Winstanley: a doer not a talker

Huw Lewis remembers an IWA activist who greatly influenced policy making within the north Wales community