Merched y Wawr - Learners Competition

If you’d like to try your hand at writing a little in Welsh, Merched y Wawr have a competition going for Welsh learners. The details are on the poster below:

Learners Competition 2022

Sylfaen - “My Friend”
(maximum 100 words)

Canolradd - “Interests”
(maximum 300 words)

Hyfedredd and Uwch - “My world”
(maximum 500 words)


If you’re already won in one category you can’t compete in it again, but you can in a higher category.
You should include your name, address and contact phone number in an envelope and give a pseudonym to your work.


The winners will receive a book token and trophy in the Summer Festival in Machynllet 21 May 2022. If a winner is a woman, she’ll receive a year’s membership in Merched y Wawr.

Send your entries to the address below by 1 March 2022:

Cystadleuaeth y Dysgwyr, Canolfan Merched y Wawr,
Stryd yr Efail, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 1JH

For more information contact the National Centre on 01970 611 661 or

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Can you translate, please? (
I understood the “open to all” but would like to understand the other details.

I’ve written a translation below the poster for you.

I’ve tried my hand at the first, just to see if I could ;).
Is there anyone on the forum who would run through and beta it for me? There must be some grammatical mistakes…