University of Wales


Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Friends, Associates Hélène Barcynska
Friends of HB and her husband during these years included Gwyn Jones , editor of the Welsh Review, George Green of the University of Wales , actress Violet Lamb , and novelist Ruby M. Ayres
Reception Gillian Clarke
GC is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and has been awarded an honorary MA from the University of Wales . She was made an Honorary Fellow of Aberystwyth , Cardiff and Swansea College


1822: St David's Theological College, Lampeter,...

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St David's Theological College , Lampeter,Wales, was founded.

1872: University College of Wales, Aberystwyth,...

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University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, opened for male students; in 1889 its charter as a university college gave women equality with men.

24 October 1883: The University College of South Wales and...

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24 October 1883

The University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire opened in Cardiff; it was the first Welsh college to admit women from the start.


Painting, David. Amy Dillwyn. University of Wales, 1987.