Frequently Asked Questions

Bardd Plant Cymru 2021-2023

Who is Bardd Plant Cymru 2021-2023?

The current Bardd Plant Cymru for 2023-2025 is Nia Morais.

Nia started in the role in September 2023. You can find out more about Nia here.

What does the Bardd Plant Cymru do?

The Bardd Plant Cymru (Welsh-language Children’s Laureate) project introduces Welsh-language poetry to children in an energetic, dynamic and fun way through workshops, performances and various activities. The project promotes creativity, communication skills and self-expression by developing a love of literature.

Who is responsible for the project?

The scheme is run by Literature Wales with the support of Welsh Government, S4C, Books Council of Wales and Urdd Gobaith Cymru.

Working with Bardd Plant Cymru

Is it possible to commission a poem by Bardd Plant Cymru?

It is possible to commission a poem from Bardd Plant Cymru by getting in touch with us on

Is it possible to get the Bardd Plant Cymru involved in a project?

Literature Wales’ priorities over the next three years will be Representation and Equality, the Climate Emergency and Health and Well-being.

If your organisation is interested in  discussing the possiblity of working with the Bardd Plant Cymru on a project, especially if it’s relevant to the priorities above, get in touch with to organise to discuss any ideas you might have.

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