‘The Welsh Government cannot fill the massive hole the UK Government has created in the Welsh budget’ Economy Minister Vaughan Gething said https://nation.cymru/news/minister-says-welsh-government-faces-tough-decisions-after-westminster-fails-to-meet-eu-funding-pledge/
Japanese language subjected to 'Welsh Not'-style punishment takes inspiration from Cymraeg https://nation.cymru/culture/japanese-language-subjected-to-welsh-not-style-punishment-takes-inspiration-from-cymraeg/
A giant triangle that’s the height of 36 double decker buses stacked on top of each other has appeared on a hillside overlooking Denbigh https://nation.cymru/culture/why-has-a-gigantic-triangle-popped-up-on-denbigh-hillside/
The Millennium Falcon was built in Pembroke Dock in 1979 for the Oscar-winning film The Empire Strikes Back https://nation.cymru/culture/new-exhibition-celebrates-building-of-star-wars-millennium-falcon-in-pembroke-dock/
Choir issues dire warning over its future. It faces extinction if it doesn't recruit new members. https://nation.cymru/culture/choir-will-die-without-new-members/
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Word of the Day: irlas 'green, of the colour of fresh young grass or foliage, leafy, verdant': https://geiriadur.ac.uk/gpc/gpc.html?irlas – how pleasant to see the beautiful colour of verdant leaves again this year; from 'ir' ('verdant, fresh' - ultimately cognate with Eng. 'pure') and 'glas' ('blue or green'). #Welsh
Bennett won 29 caps for Wales between 1969 and 1978, featuring in two Five Nations Grand Slam-winning teams https://nation.cymru/sport/rugby-legend-phil-bennett-unwell-and-being-cared-for-by-his-family/
‘Embarrassed to be British’ says Brits living in EU - https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/embarrassed-to-be-british-says-brits-living-in-eu/ "surveys consistently suggest that a majority of UK adults believe that leaving the EU has been a failure." #brexitreality
Bank of England ‘duty bound’ to trigger recession to curb inflation.
"The US is going through a period of high inflation that monetary policy will arrest. Euro area countries don’t really have much inflation other than the spike in energy and food prices caused by the Ukraine war.
"The UK, on the other hand, has #Brexit, which is going to restrict the supply of labour over the longer term, and trade restrictions that will keep prices higher than they would otherwise be"
Travelling between north and south Wales costs as much as Munich to Venice, figures reveal https://nation.cymru/news/travelling-between-north-and-south-wales-costs-as-much-as-munich-to-venice-figures-reveal/
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