Class Poet – Anni Llŷn

 

 

 

 

 

Anni is well known to the children of Wales as a presenter, author and poet. During her time as Bardd Plant Cymru, Anni visited every county in Wales, 83 schools, and 10 castles; entertaining, inspiring and engaging with over 6000 children. Activities included workshops, a Language Charter tour, the Cbeebies show, performances during Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival, Roald Dahl 100 Wales celebrations, creating and performing a show at the Welsh History Festival for Children, Y Senedd anniversary celebrations and the Urdd Message of Peace and Goodwill to name just a few.

This is a link that will take you to a short podcast of Anni Llyn reading one of her poems ‘Diwrnod Cynta’r Ysgol’. There is also a copy of the poem below.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0318xj0