Literature Wales plays cupid on Dydd Santes Dwynwen

Published Thu 11 Jan 2018 - By Literature Wales

On Thursday 25 January, on Santes Dwynwen Day, Literature Wales will play cupid to couples from far and wide. Saint Dwynwen is Wales’ Patron Saint of Lovers and is celebrated annually on this very date. You can read more about Dwynwen here.

This project celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2018. Over the past decade, hundreds of lovers have been united by these unique cards. This year’s cards features the words of singer songwriter, Lleuwen Steffan and artwork by Ruth Williams from Pwllheli. There is a limited number of 50 cards available, all of which will be posted by Literature Wales on your behalf.


To order, please get in touch with the following information:

  • Name and address of recipient
  • Your name (or choose to stay anonymous)
  • Any messages that you’d like to be included in the card

Send your information to or phone 01766 522 811 for further information. The cut-off point is 22 January. Literature Wales will post the cards on Tuesday 23 and will pass on the responsibility to the Royal Mail. As there are only 50 cards available, we will also offer a digital service using e-cards (sent over e-mail). To order an e-card, please get in touch with the relevant details as above.

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