The Story Of Wales

April 2015
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S1 Ep6 - Wales And Britain

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Wales and Britain - Huw Edwards concludes The Story of Wales with a look at the rapid changes that have taken place over the last 70 years. Wales is fully engaged with building a British welfare state and economy after World War Two. But Welsh langu...
March 2015
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S1 Ep5 - A New Beginning

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A New Beginning - It's boom-time as Wales becomes known, the world over, for one particular product - Welsh steam coal, the best you can get. In the space of 50 years, 'black gold' builds a new Wales. The coalfield pulls in hundreds of thousands of ...
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S1 Ep4 - Furnace Of Change

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Furnace of Change - The Industrial Revolution turns Wales into a global player, bringing unimaginable wealth - and desperate poverty. From Parys Mountain on Anglesey to Copperopolis, Swansea in the south, the copper trade transforms the landscape an...
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S1 Ep3 - England And Wales

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England and Wales - Huw Edwards presents this series tracing the history of Wales. It's 1485: a young nobleman sails to the land of his fathers from exile in France. His mission is to capture the English crown. For the first time, a self-proclaimed ...
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S1 Ep2 - Power Struggles

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Power Struggles - Journalist Huw Edwards presents this series tracing the history of Wales. This episode spans seven centuries, from the building of a great frontier to Owain Glyndwr's epic struggle for independence. We meet the medieval kings who s...
February 2015
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S1 Ep1 - The Making Of Wales

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The Making of Wales - Journalist Huw Edwards presents this new six-part series tracing the history of Wales - from 30,000 years ago to modern times. The story begins with the drama of the earliest known human burial in Western Europe. Huw delves int...
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