Cardiff Castle flags flown at half-mast for Mandela

Flags are being flown at half-mast at Cardiff Castle, where Nelson Mandela visited in 1998 Credit: Twitter / Chris Williams

All flags at Cardiff Castle are being flown at half-mast today in memory of Nelson Mandela.

The South African President received the Freedom of the City of Cardiff in the castle grounds in June 1998.


AMs to pay tribute to Mandela

Nelson Mandela will be honoured later when Assembly Members hold a minute's silence at the Senedd. The former South African President died last week.