Family history


Getting started

Tracing your Welsh roots? Pick up some tips in our guides.

WWll and Wales

Factory worker

Wartime women

Welsh women joined the war effort in factories, farms and the forces.

History blog

Explore the celebrated and lesser-known incidents in Welsh history, watch rare clips from BBC Wales' own archive, find out about history events in Wales.

Phil Carradice

July 1942: enemy action over Pwllheli

Britain might have been totally unprepared for war in 1939 but within ...

By: Phil Carradice



Creithiau'r llechi

Hanes y cymunedau a dyfodd o amgylch gweithfeydd llechi'r gogledd.

The Story of Wales

If you enjoyed The Story of Wales, take a look at some exclusive behind-the-scenes clips.

Welsh castles

Harlech Castle

Famous fortresses

Start exploring these Welsh strongholds.

Welsh language

English langauge road signs

Civil disobedience

How it was used to campaign for the Welsh language.

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