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  • Celyn Jones on playing Dylan Thomas

    Anglesey born actor Celyn Jones talks to us about fulfilling a career ambition, playing Dylan Thomas in the new film Set Fire To The Stars.  The film tells the story of Thomas’s first visit to North America, where at the invitation of… Read More ›

  • September 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas Summer has seen no let up in the celebrations as we begin to close in on Dylan’s 100th birthday in October. August saw Dylan celebrated at… Read More ›

  • August 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas Another month and the launch of another major Dylan Thomas event as the Dylan exhibition opened at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, on June 28th. The exhibition, one… Read More ›

  • Dylan Thomas : At Home in the National Library of Wales

      When the celebrations for the Dylan Thomas centenary finally come to an end and we wake up with the mother of all literary hangovers, I imagine we’ll reflect on how we’ve commemorated our great poet and what the legacy… Read More ›

  • June 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas May felt like the month when Dylan’s centenary celebrations reached a high watermark as the poet’s words flooded across our radios and TVs (in Wales at… Read More ›

  • May 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas April saw a return of the annual Laugharne Weekend festival which this year included a performance by Bob Kingdom of his acclaimed one-man show Dylan Thomas : Return… Read More ›

  • March 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas There’s been a distinctly transatlantic flavour to some of the recent events staged to help celebrate the centenary of Dylan Thomas, including a New York reception,… Read More ›

  • February 2014 News Round-up

    Welcome to the latest round up of news relating to the poet Dylan Thomas Celebrations for Dylan’s centenary year are well and truly under way with a fantastic array of events showcasing Dylan’s work and reflecting on his life and… Read More ›

  • Check out our new Dylan Thomas News events page

    We’ve created a dedicated events page where you will find comprehensive listings of Dylan Thomas related events by month, including readings, tours, plays, exhibitions, festivals, and all sorts of special events. Click on the link here – http://www.dylanthomasnews.com/events or click… Read More ›

  • A Word Of Thanks

    I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported Dylan Thomas News over the last twelve months. All those who follow @dylanthomasnews on twitter, all those who’ve read and followed my blog, and all those who’ve offered… Read More ›