World War I centenary: Flanders keen to link with Wales
13 February 2013 Last updated at 09:35 GMT
In the second part of a series looking ahead at the centenary of the start of World War I, reporter Roger Pinney found a community in Flanders keen to establish close links with Wales.
Campaigners must to raise another £60,000 by September to erect a memorial to the Welsh soldiers who fought during the war in the Belgium region.
People in the area have already donated land for the memorial.
Roger Pinney reports.