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Latest News - Newyddion Diweddaraf

 
Making Doctor Who!
Series 11 of Doctor Who debuts on 7th October, and has once again been made in Wales.  RTS Wales are delighted to be 'in conversation' with Simon Winstone, Head of Drama, Wales, BBC Studios, and Arwel Wyn Jones, Production Designer, Doctor Who.
USW Atrium Theatre, Cardiff.  Wednesday October 17th at 6pm.
Go to Eventbrite for more details and to register for the event.  Numbers are limited!
NOW SOLD OUT

 

Drones and CGI
For our first event of the Autumn, Michael Surcombe of aerial filming company, Leaping Wing, demonstrated some of the latest drone filming equipment at the BBC Club in Cardiff.
Read More in Reports

Eisteddfod Genedlaethol 2018
The 2018 National Eisteddfod was held in Cardiff Bay.  Unlike previous years, entry to the Eisteddfod was free of charge.
RTS Cymru Wales events were held in the Sinemaes (Pop-Up Cinema) tent, which was sited next to The Senedd.
6 Awst: “Ydy’r Cymry’n Ddoniol ?” (trafodaeth)
11 Awst: Dal: Yma/Nawr (dangosiad)
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Sad News
The RTS Cymru Wales Centre notes with great sadness the recent death of the television director, Terry Dyddgen Jones, most well-known for his work in directing over 200 episodes of Coronation Street.  He gave a fascinating talk about his work to the Wales Centre in September 2011 at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.  With typical modesty he said that, while around 19.4 million viewers watched the death of Des Barnes in Corrie, he would count himself lucky if even 200 people remembered his name from the closing credits.
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RTS Student Television Awards
The winners of this year’s RTS Student Television Awards have now been published and can be found on the RTS Website.  There are none from Wales.
The Awards were presented on Friday 22nd June at the BFI Southbank, South Bank, London.
 

Carmarthen Bay Film Festival
This year’s RTS Wales CBFF event, “The Search for Little Flanders”, told the story of a Heritage Lottery funded restoration and digital content project, based around St Jerome’s Church in the village of Llangwm, south Pembrokeshire.
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Celtic Media Festival

The cult drama Un Bore Mercher/Keeping Faith was the subject of our discussion event on the 3rd May.  Joining executive producer and RTS Wales Chair, Judith Winnan, on the panel were S4C’s Creative Content Director, Amanda Rees, S4C Drama Commissioner, Gethin Scourfield, Series Producer, Adrian Bate (Vox nPictures), and Executive Producer of Keeping Faith for BBC Wales, Maggie Russell.
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RTS Wales Web Addresses
We have arranged for our home page to be accessed using the URL rts.org.uk/cymru .  You are still able to use rts.org.uk/wales , of course.  Bookmark them both!
 

Welsh RTS Promo Video
We produced a video about the RTS, with captions in Welsh, ready for the National Eisteddfod 2016.
(Thanks to ex committee member, Kym Epton.)
Mwynhewch!
https://youtu.be/kOcya8iwqa8
 

RTS Promo Video
The promotional film, made by RTS Bristol Vice Chair John Durrant, highlights the work of the RTS within the television industry.
If that has whetted your appetite to know more about the RTS, have a look at our own video, A Year in the Life of the RTS in Wales.
 

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Special Offers for RTS Wales Members!
We have arranged for our members to get special rates at the Park Plaza hotel, and at the Laguna Health and Spa, on Greyfriars Road in Cardiff.
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Welcome to the RTS Wales pages - Croeso!

 
Find out About RTS Wales, see our Latest News below, or
follow the links on the right.