Cymraeg

Work Parties: Tuesday 6th April 2021

The cold and snow did not deter our volunteers this morning. As for last week, they worked in small groups following the rule of “no more than six people from two households”. Five teams set to with gusto. Martin wrote his report in Welsh as well as English. Cleaning the Clydach Canal Centre / Glanhau...

Terapin Ar Y Gamlas / Terrapin On The Canal

Continuing his support of our occasional series in Welsh, Dewi Lewis has written a second piece, this time about one of the canal’s most famous residents: TERAPIN AR Y GAMLAS O dro i dro mae na rhyw olygfa sydd yn peri syndod i ddyn.Felly y bu hi yn ystod mis mehefin 2018. Cael sgwrs gyda...

Birds in Glais and Clydach

Darrel Joseph, a local wildlife photographer, took these lovely bird photographs in the Glais and Clydach area (several on the canal itself). He has kindly allowed us to share them on our website. Tynnodd Darrel Joseph, ffotograffydd bywyd gwyllt lleol, y ffotograffau adar hyfryd hyn yn ardal Glais a Clydach (sawl un ar y gamlas...

Clive Reed a Chamlas Abertawe: Rhan 2. / Clive Reed and the Swansea Canal: Part 2

Martin, our Head Gardener and Welsh learner, continues his series of articles in Welsh by translating the biography of Clive Reed that is currently available on our website in English. This is the second and final part. He writes: Ysgrifennais i ddwy ran y cyfieithiad Cymraeg hwn o gyfraniad enfawr Clive Reed i Gymdeithas Camlas...

Glas Y Dorlan Ar Y Gamlas / Kingfisher On The Canal

For this contribution to our occasional series in Welsh, the Society is indebted to Owain Lewis, a long-time friend and supporter of the canal, for commissioning this delightful piece and to Dewi Lewis for writing it. Owain writes: Dewi Lewis is a well known naturalist who lives locally and regularly contributes to the Llais Welsh...

Clive Reed a Chamlas Abertawe: Rhan 1. / Clive Reed and the Swansea Canal: Part 1

Martin, our Head Gardener and Welsh learner, continues his series of articles in Welsh by translating the biography of Clive Reed that is currently available on our website in English. This is the first of three parts. Clive is the Heritage Officer of the Swansea Canal Society. His knowledge of and passion for the Swansea...

Yr Ardd Flodau Gwyllt / The Wild Flower Garden

In the second in an occasional series, Martin, our Head Gardener and Welsh learner, writes: Yr Ardd Flodau Gwyllt Syniad Gordon oedd hi i ddefnyddio cerrig o’r adeiladau ddymchwelwyd ar y safle ‘Clydach Buried Lock’ i wneud gardd flodau gwyllt. Os ydych chi’n tyfu planhigion brodorol, maen nhw’n gwneud yn well mewn pridd bas a...

Hapus i Siarad / Happy to Talk

Martin, our Head Gardener, is learning Welsh. He wrote the following piece as part of his homework:   Grant ‘Hapus i Siarad’. Mae Rebeca Phillips, Cyngorhydd Trebanos, wedi rhoi ei cyllid cymunedol blynyddol i’r Gymdeithas Gamlas Abertawe. Mae’r Gymdeithas wedi prynu tair mainc gyda’r rhodd hael hon. Mae’r meinciau’n rhan o’r fenter iechyd meddwl ‘Hapus...