Digital DeskCysylltiadau Cymraeg/Welsh Links

100 Welsh Heroes
The heroes featured here showcase - in Welsh and English - the extraordinary talents of Welsh men and women through the ages in almost all fields of human endeavour.

Tells the story of the Welsh emigrants who settled in Patagonia, South America, during the late 19th century. Their aim was to settle in a place where they would be able to live and worship freely as Welsh people, and preserve their language and traditions.

History of the Welsh Language
Welsh is the oldest language in Britain, going back at least 2,500 years. Discover how Welsh is related to other European languages and about the emergence of Welsh into the modern age.

A lively news and magazine-style web site created for Welsh-speaking teenagers.

Bitesize Cyfres Adolygu TGAU: Cymraeg
Revision for students studying Welsh as first language GCSE (TGAU).

Bitesize Cyfres Adolygu TGAU: Welsh Second Language
Revise GCSE Welsh as a Second Language using reading and writing resources.

Bitesize Cyfres Adolygi TGAU: Mathemateg
Online revision for students studying Maths GCSE (TGAU) through the medium of Welsh.

TWF: Raising Children Bilingually
Information, advice and resources to help parents encourage their children to speak both Welsh and English from an early age.

S4C Planed Plant Bach
Loads of online fun and activities with your favourite TV characters in Welsh and English.

BBC Cymru: Plant
All your favourite BBC fun characters online in the medium of Welsh.

Wales On Air/Cymru Ar Yr Awyr
Watch and listen to over 80 years of classic clips from the BBC Wales archive.

Colin and Cumberland
Learn the Welsh language while exploring the world of Colin and his strange dog Cumberland.

BBC Wales: Learn Welsh
Main portal for learning the Welsh language with the BBC. Includes a useful online translator, grammar guide, spell and mutation checker.

Cyngor Cefn Gwlad Cymru/Countryside Council for Wales
Plenty of information and resources on sustaining the natural beauty and wildlife of Wales.

Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru/National Assembly of Wales
Understand how the Assembly works and who's who in the Welsh Assembly government.

Gathering the Jewels
Bilingual site covering Welsh cultural history with over 20,000 images of objects, books, letters, aerial photographs and other items from museums, libraries and record offices in Wales - from pre-history right up to the present day.

Cylchgronau'r Urdd
Online reading material and activities for first and second language primary children.

BBC Online Wales: Education
A great springboard to the Beeb's Welsh online education resources.

BBC Wales
An excellent portal to all things Welsh - history, language, entertainment, news, music, sport...

For up-to-the-minute news and information about Wales and the Welsh. Wales/Cymru
Comprehensive resource on Welsh history, culture, language and traditions.

Originally a BBC radio series, Snapdragon now has his own site where children can learn Welsh through play.

Presents social and political campaigning in Wales during the 20th century through documents, images, sound and video. Options for content in Welsh, English and Spanish.

National Eisteddfod of Wales
Unique throughout Europe, the National Eisteddfod of Wales is the largest and oldest celebration of Welsh culture.

National Botanical Garden of Wales
The first new botanical garden to be built in the UK for over 100 years places education and learning at the heart of all its activities, creating innovative opportunities to learn about plants and fungi.

Urdd Gobaith Cymru
The history and activities of Wales' largest youth organisation.

National Showcaves Centre for Wales
Experience the stunning natural phenomena of the three showcaves at Dan-yr-Ogof.

Dic Penderyn
A short history of the life and death of Richard Lewis - better known as Dic Penderyn - who was hanged in 1831 following the Merthyr Insurrection.

Data Wales
Why is the red dragon the symbol of Wales? Who were the Men of Harlech? Data Wales is a great collection of interesting articles on Wales and the Welsh - both past and present.

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru
The National Library of Wales is home to a huge collection of works about Wales and other Celtic countries.

Castell Henllys
An Iron Age fort under excavation in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Bwrdd yr Iaith Gymraeg
The Welsh Language Board, promoting and developing the use of the Welsh language.

S4C ar y We
S4C on the Web - in English and Welsh.

Parc Arfodir Penfro
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park is Britain's only truly coastal national park. It's a spectacular landscape of rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, wooded estuaries and wild inland hills, and a place of sanctuary for wildlife.