Book of the Week: Wee Bessie

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Join Wee Bessie Townsley on her travels as she lives her unconventional life with her family and faithful dog Ricky, while longing for the herald of spring.  Wee Bessie is inspired by the childhood of Scottish Traveller Betsy Whyte, one of the travelling communities most celebrated storytellers, who recalled extraordinary real-life tales in her autobiography ‘The Yellow on the Broom’. …

John Roberts Heritage Fund/ Cronfa Dreftadaeth John Roberts/Welshengerie Noyelus Kova

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Heritage fund keeps alive the Welsh Romany language for future generations. Kitchener, Ontario Canada and Orewa, New Zealand June 18, 2019 – A collaboration between two Romanis of Welsh Romany ancestry, living in Canada and New Zealand has led to the funding of a heritage project to preserve the Welsh Romany language for future generations. As well as breaking free …

Damian Le Bas, Author & Poet

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company 17th profile will be of Damian Le Bas Damian Le Bas is an author and poet and a member of the Society of Authors. He was born in 1985 into a large Gypsy Traveller family from the south coast of England. He won scholarships to boarding school and Oxford University, where he studied Theology and …