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The start of the NHS

In Living Memory: To Kill or Cure, broadcast 07 March 1996

In 1947, Aneurin Bevan masterminded the establishment of the NHS. People queued up to register not only with doctors, but also for free dental and optical treatment.

The Welsh flag

Image of the Welsh flag

Y Ddraig Goch

The current flag was adopted by royal decree only in 1959.

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