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Meinir Gwilym

Meinir Gwilym, new talent from the old country.

Meinir has established herself as one of the best selling Welsh language artists ever, and she's just getting into her stride!

Born and raised in the small village of Llangristiolus in the heart of the Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn) off the North Wales coast, singer-songwriter Meinir Gwilym has established herself as one of the best selling Welsh language artists ever.

Hon. Charles S. Rolls

Harold Lowe

Commander Lowe RD RNR

Commander Harold Godfrey Lowe RD RNR wrote his name into history as a hero for actions during the loss of the White Star Ship, TITANIC.

Harold is portrayed by Welsh actor Ioan Gruffudd in the James Cameron movie 'Titanic' where we have a sense of the urgency and danger he was facing.

Kelly Jones

Singer, guitarist and songwriter!
Kelly (born 3 June 1974) is a Welsh born and bred singer, songwriter and lead guitarist with the Stereophonics. Influenced by classic rock bands such as The Who, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC (Mmm, seems to like Gibson SG guitars like Angus Young plays) and punk rockers too. He is noted for his strong but grainy voice. Kelly's song lyrics seem to show influences from many British artists as well as American mega stars such as Neil Young and arguably Bob Dylan.
Hon. Charles S. Rolls

Hon. Charles S. Rolls

A real zest for life!
The first pilot to fly across the channel and back in a single journey. A man with a real zest for life filled with victorian confidence!

Cerys Jones

Intelligence and talent
A formidable schedule of rehearsal, performance and travel together with intelligence and talent. That's what it takes to get to the top and Cerys is well on her way.
Joe Tanner

Joe Tanner

The only Astronaut from the village.

Born in Illinois in 1950, Joe's Welsh connection is via his mother who can trace her roots back to Llanddewi Brefi, his grandfather was the head teacher there. We know astonauts are tough hombre's but they have to seriously smart too.

The biker from Bonvilston

Ian Lougher

The biker from Bonvilston

Guts, skill and force of will, Ian has brought victory after victory home, a true Welsh sporting hero! His first motorcycle was a Demm Dove moped/shopping bike which he got when he was twelve for ten pounds, he rode it in the fields and forestry around his home in Bonvilston (near Cardiff) where he was born.

The biker from Bonvilston

Sir Anthony Hopkins

A master of the theatrical crafts

Unassuming, quiet, gifted and shrewd are all terms we associated with Hopkins, a true world class player.

Surprisingly, he was born in margam, a stone's throw away from Richard Burton and not too far from Catherine Zeta-Jones or Rob Brydon.

Developing Wales for the benefit of all

Rhodri Morgan

For the benefit of all

Oxford/Harvard educated Rhodri is commited to developing Wales for the benefit of all. Rt. Hon Rhodri Morgan AM, the second First Minister of Wales and Leader of the Welsh Assembly.

Gwen John

From Ponty to Paris!
Studied at Slade Art School. Lived in Paris for a while where she was taught by Whistler!. Works include a self portrait at the Tate and 'A young nun' at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
Sir Tom Jones

Sir Tom Jones

It's not unusual!
Long show business career with many stage and TV appearances. He also appears in the hit movie 'Mars Attacks' with Jack Nicholson, Danny Devito, Michael J Fox and lots more. With 36 hits in the UK and 19 in the USA he's a world class act!
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