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What would locals like others know about Wales? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion:

Headlines
‘Climate emergency’ declared by Welsh Government – BBC
National parks ‘could lose status if report implemented’
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-37418521
43 reasons why cycling anywhere in Wales is a terrible idea
11 reasons why I bloody loves Wales
Dyfi ospreys’ £1.4m observatory opens to the public
National parks visitors spend £1bn according to report
Wales’s oldest oak tree blown down – big picture
Cynghrair Cymunedau Cymraeg bids to rejuvenate Welsh – BBC
Ireland needs a conversion when it comes to Wales – Ethical Traveller

Tourist Tax
Next step in development of tourism tax
Tourist tax in Wales: Industry bosses say ‘no way’ – BBC

News
walesonline.co.uk@WalesOnline

Recommended listening
Radio Wales
Radio Pembrokeshiire

Twitter
@andydrumm
@WalesOnlin
@visitwales
@WalesCoastPath
@GreenSnowdonia
@visitsnowdonia
@BreconBeaconsNP
@WBP_wildlife
@NaturCymru
@Cycling_Swans
@WelshGovernment
@NLWales
@WIKI_NLW

Tourism Portals
Wales@visitwales
Visit Cardiff

Culture
The national anthem is Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau or “Land of My Fathers”

Sport
Rugby is Wales’ national sport. The national team plays at the Millenium Stadium in Cardiff every year in the Six Nations Tournament against the other European teams. football is also very popular.

Government
wales.gov.uk

Parks
protecting-our-landscape
ccw.gov.uk/landscape–wildlife.aspx
naturcymru.org.uk@NaturCymru
‘Future Landscapes: Delivering for Wales’ (PDF)

State of Nature Wales
2016 (PDF)
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-37418521
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-37298485

Biosphere
biosfferdyfi.org.uk@biosfferdyfi

Snowdonia
eryri-npa.gov.uk
Flickr
@visitsnowdonia
Wikipedia

(00077) Llynnau Mymbyr a Phedol yr Wyddfa - Llynnau Mymbyr and the Snowdon Horseshoe

Festivals
March 1 – Saint David’s Day is the feast day of Saint David, the patron saint of Wales

Elsewhere on the Web
Gair Rhydd
Center for Alternative Technology
Danclawdd Cottage@DanclawddPembs
traveline-cymru.info

Anglesey
visitanglesey.co.uk
visitwales.com
Wikipedia

Caerleon
caerleon.net/mynde
caerleon.net
castlewales.com/caerleon.html

Carmarthenshire County
ceredigion.gov.uk

Elan Valley
elanvalley.org.uk

Maenillia
Maenllia

Monmouthshire
World’s first ‘Wikipedia town’ covered in QR codes
Monmouthshire
Wikipedia

Swansea
swansea.gov.uk@SwanseaCouncil@CyngorAbertawe
swansea.ac.ukvisitor-economy-researchFacebook
visitswanseabay.com@VisitSwanseaBay
swanseamuseum.co.uk@swanseamuseum
swanseaitec.co.uk@SwanseaITeC
Wikipedia

Embedded Tweets

Wikipedia
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The Blorenge
Leek
National symbols of Wales
Hywel Dda
Llywelyn the Great
Alun Hoddinott
How Green Was My Valley

Planeta.com

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