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Offers a wide range of resources for people seeking to learn Welsh; includes materials, a guide to S4C programmes, and details of their on-line learning centre.

BBC Radio Cymru

The BBC's Welsh language radio station; includes news and programme schedule.

BBC Wales: Learn Welsh

Presents a wide variety of resources and links of use to those learning Welsh as either children or adults.

Cymdeithas yr Iaith Gymraeg - The Welsh Language Society

A pressure group campaigning for the future of the Welsh language; includes a profile, news, and details of membership (some pages in English).


Online Welsh/English English/Welsh dictionary, provided by the University of Wales Trinity St David.

Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru - A Dictionary of the Welsh Language

Describes a project to create the first standard historical Welsh dictionary, comparable with the Oxford English Dictionary; includes details of progress, resources for researchers, and how to purchase.

History and Status of the Welsh Language

A paper outlining the history and current status of Welsh as a language.

Learn Welsh

BBC Wales offers a wide range of materials and support for people learning Welsh, both for beginners and more advanced learners.

Llyfrgell Owen - Testunau Hanesyddol

A collection of texts in Welsh, with links to other learning resources.

Nant Gwrtheyrn

An abandoned quarry village on the Lleyn Peninsula, renovated to establish a residential centre and visitor attraction. Offers a year round programme of Welsh language courses at different levels.


A guide to the predominantly Welsh language broadcaster, with their TV schedule, micro-sites, and language learning materials.

Say Something in Welsh

Provides lessons in northern and southern Welsh for first learners, with a support forum; requires registration.


Ethnologue report on the language, its classification and use.

The Welsh Language Commissioner

Established to promote and facilitate the use of the Welsh language, and to ensure equality of treatment with English; includes information on legislation, useful resources, and details of their complaints procedure.

Welsh Language Commissioner

Offering news and reports from this government office, the role of which is to promote and facilitate the use of the Welsh language. ComyGymraeg

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