Plaid Cymru History

Were you in Scotland?

Plaid Cymru History
Scores if not hundreds of Plaid members made their way north to help Yes Scotland in their fight for independence. Were you one of them? If so do you have a story we could publish on the Plaid History website ( We would welcome a note telling us where you went, any anecdote and a mwy » »
5 October 2014

History of Plaid Cymru – John Davies

Plaid Cymru History
PLAID CYMRU ETHOLAETH CAERFFILI Introduces the historian JOHN DAVIES “Plaid Cymru : The Last 50 Years” Aneurin Sports Bar Penyrheol 26 June 2014 7.30 Admission £10 (including food) Tickets from   Huw Jackson 02920  864979 (All proceeds to Plaid Cymru Caerffili Election Funds)
17 June 2014

Anthony Packer 1940 – 2014

Plaid Cymru History
TRIBUTES TO PENARTH DIPLOMAT WHO FORGED LINKS BETWEEN WALES AND LITHUANIA Tributes have been paid to a long-standing Plaid Cymru member, who was the Honorary Consul for Lithuania in Wales. Anthony Packer, of Salisbury Avenue, Penarth, died at the age of 74 after battling prostate cancer at the Cardiff and Vale Marie Curie Hospice.  St mwy » »
3 March 2014

Tribute to Eirian Llwyd

Plaid Cymru History
The long-standing Plaid Cymru member and artist, Eirian Llwyd, 63, died in Ysbyty Gwynedd following a short illness in January  2014.  Eirian was the wife of the former Plaid Cymru leader and former AM and MP for Ynys Môn, Ieuan Wyn Jones.  She was also the loving mother of three children, Gerallt, Gwenllian and Owain and mwy » »
10 February 2014

DJ Williams

Plaid Cymru History
Eisteddfod 2014 – Pabell y Cymdeithasau 2 at 3:30pm, Wednesday, 6 August With Simultaneous Translation CELEBRATING A GREAT CARMARTHENSHIRE HERO The achievements of one of Wales’ best loved twentieth century writers will be celebrated during the National Eisteddfod in Llanelli. A memorial lecture will mark the life of D.J. Williams (1885-1970), one of Carmarthenshire’s most mwy » »
22 July 2014

(Cymraeg) Atgofion Vic Davies

Plaid Cymru History
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28 April 2014

Allan Pritchard 1943 – 2014

Plaid Cymru History
Allan Pritchard, the former Plaid Cymru leader of Caerphilly County Borough Council, described as “a giant of the Valleys”, has passed away after battling against cancer. Allan, who was 71 and lived in Oakdale, leaves a wife Pauline and two daughters, Kailey and Rhayna, as well as three grandchildren. Lindsay Whittle, South Wales East AM, mwy » »
27 February 2014

Tribute to Nigel Jenkins

Plaid Cymru History
Plaid Cymru AM for South Wales West, Bethan Jenkins, said: Nigel Jenkins , who died today at the age of 64, was one of Wales’ s most committed and also eclectic writers. He won many prizes, including Wales book of the year in 1996. He was a dedicated member of Plaid Cymru, and regularly emailed mwy » »
28 January 2014