Twitter users who met Nelson Mandela when he visited Cardiff in 1998 have been sharing their memories of him.
I had the pleasure of meeting Nelson Mandela when he came to Cardiff. A genuinely nice man. R.I.P.
Was in same room as Nelson Mandela @ UK Presidency of EU meeting in Cardiff 1998. All present bowled over by his charisma & joire de vivre.
Feel enormously privileged to have seen Nelson Mandela when he came to Cardiff Castle in 1998. A truly great man.
Six-year-old Emma Williams was invited to sit on Nelson Mandela's lap when he visited Wales in June 1998. Now 22, she speaks to ITV News.
Nelson Mandela's first ever television interview was given to ITN reporter Brian Widlake in May 1961.
Former ITV News presenter Sir Trevor McDonald was the first journalist to interview Nelson Mandela after his release from prison in 1990.