Press Cuttings Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The newspaper cuttings in this Collection have been filed under the following main subject headings:Arts and Culture; Barrages and Marinas, Devolution; Economy; Education; Energy & Water Supplies; Environment & Agriculture; Health/Housing/Social Services; Legal & Social Issues; Local/Central/EC Government; Opinion Polls; Media; People & Organizations; Political Parties; Tourism; Transport & Communications; Welsh Language; Women's Issues.

Administrative / Biographical History

A newspaper cuttings collection, taken mainly from the Western Mail and Y Cymro, is held in the Salisbury Library. It covers about 20 topics, and contains factual information on topics relating to Wales from 1989 to 1995. The Western Mail on CD Rom is available from 1996 onwards.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation.


Compiled by Elizabeth Pengilly with Peter Keelan.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed subject index to the Collection is available.