Gypsy, Roma & Traveller History Month – National Symposium 2012

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Date: Friday 22nd June 2012 (9.30am – 5.00pm) Venue: City Hall, Cardiff Admission: FREE (Registration only) The National Symposium is a development of the annual Gypsy, Roma & Traveller Workshop that encourages members from Local Authority, Central Government and GRT communities to discuss openly the challenges experienced in accessing services and provision. The previous annual workshops, held in Newport have been aimed at …

Remembering the past, Recording the present

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More than 20 families from Cardiff’s Gypsy and Traveller community will get the opportunity to share their history, culture and traditions thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Despite having been part of British society for over 500 years, members of the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Community are often thought of negatively.  This new project which involves residents …