Glamorgan Archives Blog: Discovering Glamorgan’s Past

£250 Reward: The Story of the Cardiff Jewel Robbery of April 1920

£250 Reward: The Story of the Cardiff Jewel Robbery of April 1920

One of the many unusual items to be found at Glamorgan Archives is a poster, approximately 2ft by 3ft, produced in 1920, offering a £250.. Read More →

First World War

If you’re seeking information on the impact of the war upon your own family, town or locality, Glamorgan Archives may be able to help.

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Our catalogue, Canfod, contains descriptions of over 180,000 items in our collection and is regularly updated with descriptions of new records we receive and new catalogues we create.

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Information on how to reach us on foot, by car, on the bus and by train.

Glamorgan Archives serves the County Borough Councils of Bridgend, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Vale of Glamorgan and the City and County of Cardiff.

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Glamorgan Archives organises regular FREE events which anyone is welcome to attend.  Our events are based on themes which link to our collections and connect to the community we serve.

Keep an eye on our Events page for details of what’s coming up!

Icons and Allies

Icons and Allies

  • 27/03/2017 - 07/04/2017
  • All Day
  • Glamorgan Archives, Leckwith, Cardiff.


    Explore how Welsh ‘Icons & Allies’ have helped LGBT+ people gain equal rights and social acceptance at this educational poster exhibition created by Pride Cymru and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Learn about historical figures who have helped change society to be more understanding and accepting.

    Monday 27 March – Friday 7 April 2017

    Available to view during Glamorgan Archives opening hours

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