3 Welsh history: audio resources

Work and play

Mealtimes

Elin Jones discusses the impact of industrialisation and shift work on mealtimes in nineteenth-century Wales.

This extract is from Programme 10, Work and play, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 1 minute 28 seconds (1.35 MB)

The chapel

Russell Davies examines the role of chapels in Wales.

This extract is from Programme 10, Work and play, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 53 seconds (0.84 MB)

The Sunday Closing Act

Russell Davies discusses the impact and consequences of the Sunday closing of public houses in Wales.

This extract is from Programme 10, Work and play, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 1 minute 59 seconds (1.82 MB)

Welsh rugby

Gareth Williams describes some of the characteristics of Welsh rugby.

This extract is from Programme 10, Work and play, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 3 minutes 19 seconds (3.04 MB)