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31/7/12 The South Wales Evening Post reports that Dr Cynfael Lake, a Swansea University lecturer has won a prestigious British Academy Fellowship to study major Welsh poet Hywel Dafi: http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/Swansea-University-lecturer-awarded-89-000/story-16619862-detail/story.html

30/6/12 The Western Mail on Saturday carries an article in which Swansea University Professor Christopher Williams tells Abbie Wightwick that a Welsh icon of the silver screen, it would be easy to think Richard Burton's life is an open book. But his diaries show us another side to the actor - http://www.walesonline.co.uk/showbiz-and-lifestyle/arts-in-wales/2012/06/30/the-richard-burton-diaries-91466-31283198

25/6/12 Professor Chris Williams featured on BBC Radio Wales talking about Wales and Warfare: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01cz5wy

7/6/12  Phil Bethell comments on the Swans 100 project - http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/Swans-terrace-tune-uncovered/story-16300796-detail/story.html

4/6/12 Swans 100 project on the BBC News Wales website - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18308098 and http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-west-wales-18296512

3/6/12 Swans 100 project - Swansea City's first football song - http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/2012/06/03/swansea-city-s-first-football-song-it-s-in-we-grin-we-make-an-awful-din-91466-31101395/#ixzz1x05FncV2

31/5/12 Past presents future opportunities:  http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/story.asp?sectioncode=26&storycode=420100&c=1

30/5/12 Dr Chris Chi-Chiang Shei has been selected by the Higher Education Academy to research good practice in Chinese language teaching and to bring his first-hand results and teaching materials back to the UK: http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/award-uni-researcher/story-16226225-detail/story.html

25/5/12  Prof Chris Williams interviewed from Swansea University's Richard Burton Archives for BBC's The One Show, on the Richard Burton diaries (The One Show piece is  8 ½ mins into the programme with Prof Williams' interview 11 ½ mins into it -  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01j2my2 - available to view for one week only).

19/5/12  The Western Mail reports on Swansea University-led global translation project.
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/2012/05/18/welsh-scientists-use-shakespeare-to-unlock-the-true-art-of-translation-91466-30999549/ 

26/1/12  Dr Martin Johnes comments on Heritage Project.
http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/story.asp?sectioncode=26&storycode=418802&c=1 

19/1/12 Wales and the British Empire - historian Professor Huw Bowen comments.  
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/need-to-read/2012/01/19/book-reveals-the-welsh-were-not-just-exploited-at-the-time-of-the-british-empire-they-were-also-exploiters-91466-30153205/

13/1/2012 Dr Toby James, College of Arts & Humanities, comments in the Western Mail and Wales Online on the story that Wales could end up with even fewer MPs by 2020 than the controversial reduction from 40 to 30 announced by the Government earlier this week,http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/2012/01/13/proposed-changes-to-electoral-register-could-result-in-wales-having-even-fewer-than-30-mps-91466-30113226/.

2/12/11 Work on the Hafod Copperworks project continues, to see the latest stories in the news, click on the links below:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-15992739
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-west-wales-15972879