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'Cool Cymru' Festival & Forum - 27th - 29th September 2019 - Hosted by the Association.

See Agenda 2019 for more detailed Information

This weekend event will include Music, Song, Comedy, Food, Art, History, Language & Welsh Rugby

Entertainment: Acts include: Lee Gilbert a singer-performer from the Rhondda, The Phil Harmonics Ladies Choir from Llanelli & The Joan Pinos Jazz Trio from Sitges.

Forum: Speakers include Miquel Strubell (The Survival of both our Languages) who worked in an official capacity to promote this both in Catalonia & Wales. We are also pleased to have Graham Davies the author of 'You are Legend' (Welsh Spanish Civil War Volunteers) with an Exhibition from the International Brigades Cymru. This will be held at the Santiago Rusiñol Library - Plaça de l'Ajuntament, 13, 08870 Sitges. It will start at 10.30 am on Saturday 27th September.

Graham Davies is a former teacher, education adviser and school inspector and has authored and co-authored 10 education books for teachers before writing his book on the Welsh Volunteers in the International Brigades. He is currently researching the Welsh Maritime heroes of the Spanish Civil War. During the weekend of our Festival (27th - 29th September in Sitges) we plan to lay flowers, and pay our respects, at the Memorial to those killed in the Spanish Civil War. These of course include the International Brigade Volunteers from Wales.

Whilst here for the Festival join us to watch Wales play Australia in the Rugby World Cup at Tres Quarts Sport Bar - the home of Sitges Rugby Club, Carrer Bonaire, 36,

Our Partners include The Welsh Government, Sitges Town Hall, The Univeritat de Barcelona / Pavello de la Republica Crai Library, Maravilla Media / Spain, El Piano, Queenz & Casablanca Cocktail bars.

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Cool Cymru

Cymru Catalunya 2019 Fest - Sitges


September 27, 28, 29 - 2019

More Information to be Posted here

Cultural Event (Mini Eistedfodd ) - Cool Cymru Festival

Event(s) over two days with a range of cultural and other activities such as:

- 'Festival' of Welsh / Catalan Songs - Choir

- Exhibition of Welsh / Catalan Contemporary Art

- Photography Competition

- Literature - book exchange or poetry reading

- Rugby match / dinner / social

- Gastro Welsh / Catalan food, Cheese & Wine Tastings

- Anthropology

- Cultural Exchange

- The importance of Language & Identity

- The Welsh Brigades and the Spanish Civil War

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