Mid Wales

Henllan POW Church

Mid Wales

Take a step back in time. Find stories and articles on local and family history.

Snow Slideshow

Take a look at old photographs from snowy mid Wales.

Henllan POW Church

This ornate church was built by Italian Prisoners of War.

Dyfi Furnace

Investigate this hidden mid Wales industrial gem.

Family history

A mine of information for those tracing their family histories.

Penrhyncoch Village Hall

Slideshow capturing the build of the hall in the 1950s.

Can you help?

Did your ancestors came from Mid Wales?


Recent excavations have uncovered an ancient burial mound.

Owain Glyndwr

Find out more about the Welsh Prince.

The Great Storm

In 1938, Aberystwyth's seafront was devastated.

Family history


Getting started

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

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