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           Y Gwastraff Cywir, Y Ffordd Gywir, Y Diwrnod Cywir

                   Rhowch eich gwastraff allan mewn cynhwysydd addas erbyn
                             08:00 ar ddiwrnod eich casgliad yn unig.
                          Mae hyn yn helpu arbed arian, yr amgylchedd
                                 ac yn cadw Ceredigion yn daclus!                                      Shw’mae Su’mae By

                                                                                                       Medi James
                                      Right Waste, Right Way, Right Day

                                   Please present your waste in a suitable container by
                                               08:00 only on collection day.

                                    This helps save money, the environment and keep                                   y mother, a Welsh   2020 approaches I will be offering a   to try and decipher what people are
                                                                                                                      Liverpudlian,   course of  very basic Welsh evening   saying, to encourage  people to  tune-in
                                                    Ceredigion clean!                                                 always hated my   classes for 5 weeks during October/  and listen to sounds that are familiar
                                                                                                                      use of ‘Hyia’ as   November this year in Aberystwyth.   and yet strange to them. Encouraging
                                                                                                                      a term to greet   There will be a cost for these classes   confidence in trying out a bit of Welsh.
                                                                                                       Mfriends on the              to raise money for the Aberystwyth   Listening is essential in begining to
                                                                        streets of our native Pwllheli. To her it   area appeal target with the room and   understand, copy and memorise the
                                                                                                       was a common 60’s term for the slang
                                                                                                                                    materials being given free.
                                                                                                                                                                 sound that languages make. We all know
                                                                                                                                      Essentially the weekly hour and a half
                                         01545 572 572                                                 that we teenagers used to greet each   class will cover basic pronounciation of   how we lack confidence as adults in
                                                                                                                                                                 trying out a new language.  Everything
                                                                                                         The current simple greeting   Welsh words, sounds, and phrases. How   will be taken slowly, no pressure on
                                                                                                       encouraged by speakers and learners   to attempt to read Welsh phonetically   learning vocabulary and being put under
                                                                                                       of Welsh of all ages is  Shw’mae (South   and basic phrases to help you whilst   pressure to perform.
                                                                                                       Wales) Su’mae (North Wales). It’s a   attending the Eisteddfod.  We’ll listen   If you do intend visiting Tregaron for
           SWYDDI                                                                                      basic greeting which really only needs a   and watch short excerpts  of Welsh   the Eisteddfod from 1 – 8 August next
                                                                                                                                    radio and television  programmes; share
                                                                                                       Shw’mae back. And for you reading this
                                                                                                                                                                 year the Visitors Centre is there to help
                                                                                                                                    information  on the current music and
                                                                                                       article it could be a start and an opening
                                                                                                                                                                 if you need support or explanations. A
           JOBS                                                                                        to, very often, a parallel universe going   literary scene in Wales and generally   simple approach in Welsh, learnt on this
                                                                                                       on around you.
                                                                                                                                    what to expect when attending the
                                                                                                                                                                 course will boost your confidence.  If
                                                                                                         As the Ceredigion National Eisteddfod  Eisteddfod. This will be an opportunity
                                                                                                                                                                 its your first visit to the Eisteddfod field
                                                                                                                                                                 then help will be on hand to point you
                                                                                                                                                                 in the right direction for your specific
            > Lle gwych i   > A great place                                                                                                                      area of interest. Possibly the live music
                fyw a gweithio     to live and work                                                                                                              performance stage, the folk music tent
                                                         General adverts from £50                                                                                ‘Ty Gwerin’, the Science and Technology
                                                       available in The EGO® - e-mail                                                                            village , the Childrens’ village or the
                                                        contact@aberystwythego.                                                                                  Visual Arts gallery. There are many
                                                                                                                                                                 workshops for children and adults in
                                                 for further details.                                                                             the Drama village or if your interest is
                                                                                                                                                                 in the spectacular Gorsedd ceremonies
                                                                                                                                                                 and competitions in the pavilion there is
                                                                                                                                                                 translation on hand.
                                                                                                                                                                   For more information please
                                                                                                                                                                   contact me on 07855491022 or

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