2011 in Wales

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2011
in
Wales
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2011 in
The United Kingdom
England
Ireland
Scotland

This article is about the particular significance of the year 2011 to Wales and its people.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

Awards[edit]

New books[edit]

Welsh language[edit]

  • Meirion Evans - Cadw Drws
  • Jon Gower - Y Storiwr
  • Llwyd Owen - Un Ddinas, Dau Fyd

English language[edit]

Factual

  • Toby Hamden - The Welsh Guards and the Real Story Of Britain's War In Afghanistan

Fiction

Poetry

Music[edit]

Awards[edit]

Classical[edit]

Albums[edit]

Film[edit]

Broadcasting[edit]

Welsh-language television[edit]

English-language television[edit]

Sport[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Rugby union[edit]

2011 Six Nations Championship:

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wales Online
  2. ^ "Carwyn Jones makes offer as Liberal Democrat defects". BBC News Wales. 5 January 2011. Archived from the original on 6 January 2011. Retrieved 6 January 2011. 
  3. ^ "Mudslide man in sticky spot". Wales Online. 
  4. ^ BBC Press Release 2 February
  5. ^ BBC News North East Wales: Wrexham dragon tower plans approved after concerns
  6. ^ BBC News
  7. ^ Welsh Icons: "Academi and Tŷ Newydd join to create Literature Wales"
  8. ^ "Morning-after pill made free at pharmacies in Wales". BBC News. 2011-04-01. Archived from the original on 1 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  9. ^ Express.co.uk - "PRINCE WILLIAM: HOLD ON TO ONE’S HAT, GRAN!"
  10. ^ "Man bailed over Wales reservoir deaths". The Guardian. London. 21 April 2011. 
  11. ^ BBC News, Wales, 13 May 2011
  12. ^ Evans, Martin (14 May 2011). "Catholics told to abstain from eating meat on Fridays". The Telegraph. London: Telegraph Media Group. Retrieved 15 May 2011. 
  13. ^ Withers, Matt (19 May 2011). "Two new AMs remain disqualified". Western Mail. 
  14. ^ Wales Online - retrieved 3/6/11
  15. ^ BBC News – Archdruid's 2012 Olympic Flag Demand
  16. ^ "Bail suspects 'could be released'". BBC News. BBC. 29 June 2011. Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 29 June 2011. 
  17. ^ Morris, Steven (2011-07-09). "Welsh art collection goes on view in 'the home it deserves'". The Guardian. London. p. 16. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  18. ^ London Evening Standard, 18 August 2011
  19. ^ wales Online, 30 August 2011
  20. ^ Wales Online, 30 August 2011
  21. ^ Mirror, 16 Sept 2011
  22. ^ Telegraph, 16 Sept 2011
  23. ^ "Carrier bag charge for shoppers in Wales introduced". BBC News Wales. 1 October 2011. Retrieved 1 October 2011. 
  24. ^ "Gleision Colliery manager who escaped disaster arrested", The Independent, 19 Oct 2011
  25. ^ "Wrexham Lager returns to the pub", BBC News. Accessed 20 May 2014
  26. ^ BBC News - "Lucky escape for Barry park caravan owners"
  27. ^ "http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2066775/"William to the rescue as sailors are plucked from deadly seas", Mail Online 28 Nov 2011
  28. ^ BBC News - "Lynette White case: Police officers' trial collapses" (retrieved 1 December 2011)
  29. ^ "Strike: Services hit across Wales as thousands strike". BBC News Wales. 30 November 2011. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  30. ^ "Walker dies in Snowdonia avalanche", Grough, 17 Dec 2011
  31. ^ Wales Online
  32. ^ "Lucy Caldwell wins 2011 Dylan Thomas Prize" (PDF). The University of Wales. Retrieved 11 January 2012. 
  33. ^ Welsh Music Prize website
  34. ^ BBC News - Prolific Cardiff historian Stewart Williams dies at 85
  35. ^ Owen, Robert James (10 March 2011). "Tributes paid to Sully community stalwart". penarthtimes.co.uk. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  36. ^ "BBC commentator Idwal Robling, 84, dies". BBC Sport. 11 June 2011. Retrieved 11 January 2012.