News Archive

10/12/2018 - 11:47
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 - 16:13
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 - 16:32
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).
30/10/2018 - 10:25
Campaigners have warned that proposed changes to farm support could destroy the Welsh language at a community level.  
16/10/2018 - 09:56
Local banks one of a dozen answers in group's economic proposals Language campaigners will publish a series of recommendations to strengthen the economy inan effort to reduce out-migration from Wales they say is a 'crisis for the language' at a launchin Blaenau Ffestiniog today (Saturday, 13th October).
10/10/2018 - 10:49
A campaigner from Talgarreg, Ceredigion has been ordered to pay £170 by magistrates in Aberystwyth today (Wednesday 10th October
01/10/2018 - 10:39
Hundreds of extra jobs need moving out of the capital, says Cymdeithas A new Welsh Government beefed-up department responsible for the language should be established outside Cardiff as part of a wider move to devolve hundreds of jobs outside the capital, say campaigners.  
27/09/2018 - 09:50
Second Language Welsh still taught despite 5 year-old recommendation to abolish it 
15/09/2018 - 19:40
In opening a public forum "Work to support the Welsh language" on Saturday 15/9 in Carmarthen Library, Ffred Ffransis from the local region of Cymdeithas yr Iaith welcomed all those present to a "wedding reception". He explained to the assembled representatives of community councils, and cultural, educational and youth organisations - "During the last few years there have been two quite separate discussions in Carmarthenshire. There has been much talk about economic