Wales’ Day

A synthesis of literature by Tamara Guirao, CAAC Coordinator First of March is the day chosen to commemorate the death of Saint David (Dewi Saint), patron saint of Wales. As mentioned by the Wikipedia, “He was a scion of the royal house of Ceredigion, and founded a Celtic monastic community at Glyn Rhosyn (The Vale…

Atlantic Forum in Cardiff: the local view

Cardiff was the second out of three CAAC cities, with Brest and Cork, selected to host the Atlantic Forum sessions. The day selected for the event turned out to be very significant for the European Union, as the evening before, UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, had announced its intention to organize a referendum concerning a…