Wales and Britain since 1945

The Pierhead, Cardiff Bay

Saturday 14 July 2012,  12 pm to 4 pm

Llafur, the Welsh People’s History Society, is holding an afternoon of papers and discussion on social, cultural and political change in Wales and Britain since the Second World War.

The three speakers are:

  • Rhodri Morgan. Former First Minister of Wales (2000-2009)
  • Martin Johnes (SwanseaUniversity). Author of Wales since 1939 (Manchester University Press, 2012). For more information on Martin’s books please visit
  • Alwyn Turner. Historian and writer. Author of Crisis? What Crisis? Britain in the 1970s (Aurum, 2008) and Rejoice! Rejoice! Britain in the 1980s (Aurum, 2010). For more information on Alwyn’s books please visit He will be discussing how broadcasting technology has shaped our sense of society and nationhood in the post-war period.

There is no charge for attending.

To book your free place, please contact Sian Williams, Llafur Secretary by email: or by phone: 01792 518603


Author: HanesCymru

I teach history at Swansea University.

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