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077: September 2006


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The 'Dead Enigma': Hedd Wyn and Francis Ledwidge and the Welsh National Eisteddfod


In September 1917, the Welsh National Eisteddfod was held at Birkenhead Park, on the Wirral, only the third time it had been held outside the Principality. A huge crowd, including the Prime Minister David Lloyd George himself a Welsh language speaker, had gathered to take part in this annual celebration of Welsh culture and language. The highligh…