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Welsh music and culture take centre stage at Tafwyl

Thousands of visitors will gather in Cardiff this weekend for Tafwyl, a festival celebrating Welsh music and culture.

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Social Partnership – it’s the ‘Welsh Way,’ and it works! – Sarah Murphy

Outlining a Wales-specific vision for an economy which promotes fair work and equality - the Social Partnership Minister, Sarah Murphy today made her first keynote speech since her appointment to Cabinet.

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New funding is music to the industry’s ears

On World Music Day [Friday, 21 June], Creative Wales has announced £300,000 in funding to help grow and nurture the music industry in Wales.

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‘Fair Work key to a stronger, more sustainable retail sector’ – Minister for Social Partnership

The Welsh Government is making progress in ensuring that those employed in the retail sector are fairly and properly paid and treated.

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Budding TV series sprouts from Wales

A Welsh animation company’s children’s series encouraging young audiences to take an interest in nature and the world around them has been picked-up to air by some of the UK’s leading broadcasters, including S4C and ITV.

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Croeso i Gymru! Wales becomes first UK nation to launch metaverse experience

Wales has become the first UK nation to launch in the metaverse, giving virtual visitors from across the world a taste of what they can discover there for real.

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Home-grown Welsh zombie horror shooter tops international gaming charts

Sker Ritual, a gothic horror game with a strong Welsh backstory, was one of the best-selling PC and console games in the world following its launch last week– reaching the top 3 on Steam, top 5 on Xbox and top 10 on PlayStation.

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Animators, Assemble!

A dystopian animation series and an adult animated supernatural comedy are among fledgling projects given a financial boost this week as the Welsh animation industry hits Cardiff.

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New Welsh language films in the pipeline supported by Sinema Cymru

Four new Welsh language feature films are to be supported for development as part of Creative Wales’ Sinema Cymru Fund.  

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Check if your business is eligible to benefit from grants to help reduce running costs

Micro, small and medium-sized businesses in the retail, hospitality, and leisure sectors can now check if they are eligible for Welsh Government funding to help them reduce their running costs.