Carmarthen chosen to host National Eisteddfod launch
CARMARTHEN has been chosen as the town for a ceremony this summer to formally announce the 2014 National Eisteddfod.
Bosses at have announced that the Proclamation Festival will be held in Carmarthen on 29 June.
The Gorsedd procession and the Proclamation Ceremony itself will form part of a family day, which is a taste of what’s to come at the Eisteddfod, held in Llanelli from 1-9 August next year.
Eisteddfod organiser, Hywel Wyn Edwards, said, “I am delighted to announce that the Executive Committee, with representatives from across the county, and the Gorsedd Board have agreed that the Proclamation Festival for the Carmarthenshire National Eisteddfod will be held in Carmarthen.”
See more in the Carmarthen Journal and www.thisissouthwales.co.uk on Wednesday, February 27.