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Discover the dramatic tales behind Wales’s amazing heroes and heroines. Start by reading the stories from the list below and then downloading our fun colouring sheets of the characters. 

Alternatively, if you have a smartphone or tablet, why not download one of our enthralling tales as a free eBook? Visit our Heroes and heroines of Wales — free eBooks page to get the right version for your device.

To see and hear more characters from Wales’s past, visit our Children’s Festival of Welsh History 2020 page where you can hear Owain Glyndwr call for an end to English tyranny …. or find out why Mary Jones a sixteen year old school girl walked 26 miles without shoes!

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