Cymdeithas y Colegau / Colleges

Scope and Content

A section that saw particular activity since its establishment in 1965 was the Cymdeithas y Colegau. This section was a forum for discussing issues that affected further and higher education in Wales. In particular, the section played a leading role in the campaign to establish a Welsh medium College within the University of Wales in the 1970s. The collection contains various documents for the years 1960 to 1987, including correspondence, minutes and memoranda. It had a particularly busy period between 1970 and 1975.