The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion

Recognising the contribution of Wales in contemporary society

Welcome to our website. In accordance with the aims of our founders, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion seeks to promote the practice and development of the Language, Literature, Arts and Sciences of Wales.

In the past, the Society played a significant part in the establishment of such institutions as the The National Eisteddfod, the University of Wales, the National Library and the National Museum. Today, the Society continues to make an important contribution to political and cultural discourse in Wales. We also support the recognition of the Welsh language in contemporary society and, through the award of a Medal, we provide formal acknowledgement of the contribution of those who have given distinguished service to Wales.


Honorary Secretary Position

We are advertising for the position of Honorary Secretary of the Society. Details of the role, which is a key position in the Society, are available below in English and Welsh. We are looking for someone who wants to contribute to the cultural life of Wales and the Welsh in England as well as help run the Society, which was founded in 1751, in a way which meets the needs of the 21st century. Further information is available from Ceridwen Roberts OBE, Chair of the Council chair@cymmrdodorion.org

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