News Archive

21/02/2019 - 12:11
Campaigners have congatulated Carmarthenshire councillors on their decision to ensure the new Chief Executive of the council is bilingual
04/02/2019 - 12:00
Language campaigners have welcomed news that the Government has dropped its plans for a Welsh Language Bill that they had warned would weaken language rights.   Osian Rhys, Chair of Welsh language campaign group Cymdeithas yr Iaith commented:  
21/01/2019 - 12:54
Calls have been made for banks to provide online services in Welsh following a claim by HSBC that it is a
17/12/2018 - 12:11
Following the decision today by the Executive Committee of Ynys Môn County Council to confirm the closure notice for<
10/12/2018 - 10:47
Language campaigners have called on Mark Drakeford to take on the responsibility for the Welsh language himself in his new cabinet, following his election as the leader of Welsh Labour.
09/11/2018 - 15:13
Cymdeithas yr Iaith Gymraeg were very disappointed to hear Jeremy Wright, Secretary of State for Digital, Media, Culture and Sport announce today, as he opened S4C's new headquarters in Carmarthen, that he had never watched the channel. In response, Heledd Gwyndaf, Chair of Cymdeithas yr Iaith's Digital Future Campaign Group, said that this was both sad and disappointing, but not surprising.
05/11/2018 - 15:32
A farmer from Ynys Môn has been sentenced to pay £220 for refusing to pay his TV licence as part of a campaign for Welsh broadcasting powers at a court hearing in Caernarfon today (Monday, 5th November).