Actor Luke Evans joins new campaign to promote Wales

Following on from 2016's Year of Adventure, the Year of Legends campaign gets underway with a new television and cinema advert featuring Evans - star of films like The Hobbit and the up-coming Beauty and the Beast.

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Singer and broadcaster Cerys Matthews backs Year of Legends

Former Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews has backed a campaign which aims to bring Wales' past to life.

Cerys Matthews Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

She's been named as an ambassador for the Year of Legends 2017 campaign.

The 47-year-old will take on the role alongside Game of Thrones actor, Iwan Rheon, who was born in Cardiff.

The campaign hopes to promote Wales' heritage and culture, covering events including food and sport.

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