Gwanwyn Week on Rhondda Radio

Posted Friday, May 27th, 2011

Title: Gwanwyn Week on Rhondda Radio
Date: Monday 23th – Friday 27th May 2011

Rhondda Radio’s Great Week of Special Programmes.

Rhondda radio has teamed up with age cymru to deliver Gwanwyn Week. The Treherbert based station has been running for 2 years, and is running Gwanwyn week again this year from Monday May 23rd until Friday May 27th.

Gwanwyn is an annual event organised by Age Cymru and celebrates older age as a time of opportunity for renewal growth and creativity. It aims to offer opportunities for greater participation by older poeople in the arts whether visual arts, drama,story telling,music,literature,photography, dance or film.

Rhondda Radio currently broadcasts online 24/7

Gwanwyn week will include daily shows with advice and interviews with local older people who are involved in the arts. Rhondda Radio is run entirely by volunteers and many older people in the community are already acitvely involved in the radio station. Many of these will be  presenting special Gwanwyn week shows featuring music of all genres.

If you would like to take part in Gwanwyn Week then please email: or call us on 01443 778181

Listen to the shows starting Monday 23rd May from 9am via or you can listen on your smart phones via tune in radio

Rhondda Radio would like to thank everyone who has given their time to support Gwanwyn Week.