Welsh language protest

Campaigners who say the Welsh language is facing a 'crisis' will hold a protest in Merthyr Tydfil today. Members of Cymdeithas Yr Iaith claim that the commitment of local people to the Welsh language is not being matched by the Welsh Government.

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More than 100 people attend Welsh language protest

Campaigners were urged to contact the First Minister asking for the Welsh Government to tackle the decline in Welsh speakers Credit: ITV News Wales
Leanne Wood attended the rally Credit: ITV News Wales
According to the Census, there were 20,000 fewer Welsh speakers in Wales than a decade ago Credit: ITV News Wales

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