3 Welsh history: audio resources

People and belief

The Welsh New Testament

A discussion of the translation of the New Testament into Welsh, and of the state of Welsh spiritual life at the time of the Reformation.

This extract is from Programme 4, People and Belief, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 1 minute 47 seconds (1.64 MB)

Welsh religious life before the Reformation

Glanmor Williams discusses pre-Reformation piety in Wales.

This extract is from Programme 4, People and Belief, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 2 minutes 16 seconds (2.08 MB)

The Reformation in Wales

Glanmor Williams examines the changes under Henry VIII and Edward VI including the use of the Prayer Book. He describes the removal of images of the saints. Gareth Elwyn Jones discusses the translation of the Prayer Book and Bible into Welsh.

This extract is from Programme 4, People and Belief, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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Audio clip length: 3 minutes 16 seconds (2.99 MB)