Tagged with: Tonypandy riots

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  1. A new exhibition at the National Wool Museum called Strikes and Riots, offers an in-depth look into troubled times throughout Wales' industrial history. The free exhibition, which runs from Tuesday 6 March until 29 June, highlights five strikes and riots relating to work and employment in Wal...

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  2. Huw Lewis, Minister for Housing, Regeneration and Heritage, has announced that some of Wales' most important historic buildings are set to benefit from Welsh Government grants ranging from £11,200 to £75,000. The grants awarded to historic buildings across Wales will pay for essential repai...

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  3. Events to mark the 100th anniversary of the Tonypandy Riots continue this weekend when an original play created to explore the origins, events and opposing viewpoints of the riots will be performed at the National Waterfront Museum in Swansea. Crowds gather in Tonypandy in November 1910 ...

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  4. A whole host of events took place yesterday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tonypandy Riots. Yesterday also saw the unveiling of the historic statue, The Lady with the Lamp. Unveiling of the Lady with the lamp statue in Tonypandy First unveiled in 1909 and paid for by th...

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  5. This weekend marks the culmination of a series of events organised to commemorate the centenary of the Tonypandy Riots. This is a free event. Here's what's happening on Sunday so far. For the most up to date details visit the www.tonypandy2010.com website. Image of crowds of men in Ton...

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  6. This November sees the 100th anniversary of the Tonypandy Riots. These short-lived but seminal series of events have always held a special place in the memories of most Welshmen, attracting legends and stories, truths and half-truths in equal number - Churchill sent in the troops, Churchill held...

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  7. Next month sees a number events to mark the centenary of the Tonypandy Riots. On Saturday 30 October, a Llafur event will be held at Coleg Morgannwg to mark the 100th anniversary. The event is free to attend and there will be a whole host of lectures taking place, including talks by Pr...

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