ST. DAVID´S DAY

March 1st is St David's Day, the national day of Wales. To celebrate this day most schools in Wales hold a school concert or eistedfodd with singing, music, poetry and dance. Women, especially young girls, dress up in a Welsh national costume. Welsh people often wear a daffodil or leek, the traditional symbols of Wales.

DID YOU KNOW?
The place with the longest name in the world is in Wales.It´s Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
which means The church of St. Mary in the hollow of white hazel trees near the rapid whirlpool by St. Tysilio's of the red cave.

Click hear to hear how to say the name

 

HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT ST. DAVID AND WALES?. TRY THESE QUIZZES TO FIND IT OUT.
QUIZ 1: St. David´s Day
QUIZ 2: Wales

Map of Wales