Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month in Wales 2011

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Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month 2011 has come to end and what a month it has been. The annual celebration event at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre (30th June) was designed to challenge while celebrating the contribution that Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people have made to the local community. A week long residency, funded by Newport Children and …

Romani? Gypsy? Traveller? Citizen?

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The Second Annual Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month Lecture Wales’ latest cultural tradition is the annual Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History lecture at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre. Dr Adrian Marsh (Senior Programme Manager of the Roma Early Childhood Development Programme) and Dr Thomas A. Acton (retired Professor Emeritus of Romani Studies at the University of Greenwich, London) …

Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month in Wales

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Following on from an incredibly successful event last year Newport’s Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre becomes the main focus for the annual celebration of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller culture in Wales in 2011. The annual celebration on (30th June 2011 from 10am-3pm) is designed to raise awareness of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller culture and to challenge some of the myths that …