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WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

Summer Term 2019

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

Croeso i bawb | All Welcome

£4 y sesiwn | per session

Rhaglen | Programme

To be updated

Cysylltwch | Contact: Ceinwen Statter


Lectures Sept - Oct 2018

WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

Tymor Nadolig 2018 / Christmas Term

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

Croeso i bawb | All Welcome

£4 y sesiwn | per session

Rhyfel a Heddwch,1918-2018 / War and Peace,1918-2018

  • 06 Tachwedd | November: Elaine Morgan – People’s Remembrancer
  • 13 Tachwedd | November: Harry Morris – Conscientious Objector
  • 20 Tachwedd | November: Mary Keating-Hill – Suffragette
  • 27 Tachwedd | November: James Winstone – Merthyr’s Lost MP?
  • 04 Rhagfyr | December: The International Brigades
  • 11 Rhagfyr | December: Christmas in the Valleys

Cysylltwch | Contact: Ceinwen Statter


Lectures Autumn 2019
Lectures Sept - Oct 2018

Lectures Summer Extension 2018
Lectures Summer Extension 2018

WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

Spring Term 2017

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

  • 10 January 2017 Huw Williams's Riotous Welcome Back
  • 17 January 2017 Huw Williams More Riotous Behaviour
  • 24 January 2017 Jeff Childs on Churches of Gower
  • 31 January 2017 Colin Thomas Putting Welsh History on Television
  • 07 February 2017 tba
  • 14 February 2017 Jeff Childs on Pontardawe
  • 21 February HALF TERM BREAK
  • 28 February Paul Carr on Music
  • 07 March 2017 tba
  • 14 March 2017 Peter Davies Researching and Delving
  • 21 March 2017 Huw Williams's FINALE!

This term tutor: Huw Williams


WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

Autumn Term 2016

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

  • 27 Sep 2016: Welcome & Introduction
  • 04 Oct 2016: Peter Florence: Cultural Attaché
  • 11 Oct 2016: Colin Thomas on The Dragon and the Eagle
  • 18 Oct 2016: Huw Williams on Merthyr Tydfil: Wider Views
  • 25 Oct 2016: Half Term
  • 01 Nov 2016: Jeff Edwards on Aberfan
  • 08 Nov 2016: Huw Williams on Merthyr Tydfil/Aberdare (I)
  • 15 Nov 2016: Huw Williams on Merthyr Tydfil/Aberdare (II)
  • 22 Nov 2016: Paul Carr on Making Local Music
  • 29 Nov 2016: Maggi Dawson on Glass Ceilings
  • 06 Dec 2016: Drawing It Altogether

This term tutor: Huw Williams

WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

Summer Term 2016

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

  • 12 Apr 2016: The Spanish Civil War: two films
  • 19 Apr 2016: Ceinwen Statter on Merthyr writers
  • 26 Apr 2016: Arnold Jones on Merthyr, Music and Mormons
  • 03 May 2016: Mary Owen on J O Francis - a Merthyr playwright
  • 10 May 2016: Steve Brewer on The South Wales Blitz
  • 17 May 2016: Chris Parry on Georgetown
  • 24 May 2016: Ceinwen Statter on the Italians in South Wales
  • 07 Jun 2016: Joe England on the Puddlers
  • 14 Jun 2016: AGM and 'declutter'
  • tba: Visit to Cardiff Castle

This term tutor: Ceinwen Statter

WEA @ Merthyr Tydfil

"HAVE AND HAVE-NOTS"

Ten classes into Spring 2016

Tuesday mornings: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Canolfan Soar » 
All welcome.

  • 12 Jan 2016: Huw Williams on David Davies, Llandinam click here»
  • 19 Jan 2016: Huw Williams on David Davies, The Ocean
  • 26 Jan 2016: Aled Eirug on Conscientious Objection
  • 02 Feb 2016: Joe England on Merthyr Tydfil (1)
  • 09 Feb 2016: Joe England on Merthyr Tydfil (2)
  • 16 Feb 2016: Joe England on Merthyr Tydfil (3)
  • 23 Feb 2016: Huw Williams on the Bute Dynasty (1) click here»
  • 01 Mar 2016: Huw Williams on the Bute Dynasty (2)
  • 08 Mar 2016: Jeff Childs on Roath, Adamstown, Splott
  • 15 Mar 2016: Jeff Childs on Llangyfelach Parish

Lead Tutor: Huw Williams