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Welsh colour names

When i was a little girl, my Mamgu (‘grandmother’ in Welsh) looked after me while my mum went to work. Her first language was Welsh so she taught me the odd phrase (including ‘shut the door’ because children are chiefly known for being born in barns). Most importantly she furnished me with Welsh colour names […]

My colours of Wales

I’m off to Wales – the Land of my Fathers – where, I’ve been happily reassured, it’s a good 10 degrees lower than in London. Controversial? What can I say? I’m just not designed for heat. My genes scream ‘Get in the shade!!!! Find a fan!!!!’ I’m designed to be half way up a lush […]