Bards honour rugby referee Owens


Rugby referee Nigel Owens, poet Gillian Clarke and sportswoman Non Evans are among those honoured by the Gorsedd of Bards at this year's National Eisteddfod in Wrexham.

Owens has been noted for speaking to players in Welsh on the field of play.

With Clarke and Evans he is included on a list of 46 Welsh figures deemed to have made a contribution to the nation, language and culture.

Tomos Dafydd reports.

Gorsedd honour for poet and ref

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