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Tales on the Rails - To Llandudno!

Tales on the Rails - To Llandudno! - 16 Jul 2017

The Welsh Books Council are organising another Author Tour with a difference as part of their successful  @LlyfrDaFabBooks  scheme. Past events have included a train journey in the company of author Meinir Wyn Edwards along the Cambrian Railway but this time pupils will be making their journey along the Conwy Valley Line to Llandudno.

A winning bite of the 'Big Apple' for RNIB Cymru Transcription Team!

A winning bite of the 'Big Apple' for RNIB Cymru Transcription Team! - 20 Jun 2017

RNIB Cymru's Transcription Team have won a prestigious award at the New York Festival's World's Best Radio Programmes ceremony which was held last night (19 June), at the salubrious Manhattan Penthouse, New York.

Pupils Shine at National Reading Competition

Pupils Shine at National Reading Competition - 15 Jun 2017

A team of avid readers from Stebonheath School, Llanelli, have been crowned the 2017 Champions of BookSlam, the Welsh Books Council's annual reading competition for children.

Publication of the Independent Review of Support for Publishing and Literature in Wales - 14 Jun 2017

The Welsh Books Council welcomes the publication of the independent Review of Support for Publishing and Literature in Wales and will be discussing its findings and recommendations with relevant stakeholders and within its own management and governance structures.

Penarth LitFest 2017 - events schedule and ticket booking

Penarth LitFest 2017 - events schedule and ticket booking - 13 Jun 2017

Tickets are now on sale for all Penarth Literature Festival events! The full events schedule is below - click on the links to see more details of each event.