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Mental Health Awareness Week October 2019

October 9th, 2019

This week (7th – 11th October) we have an exhibition at Cardiff University to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.

Do call in if you are passing the Viriamu Jones Gallery in the main University building

New Exhibition at Glamorgan Archives

March 11th, 2019

Here are the details for our current exhibition at the Glamorgan Archives

General Update

November 17th, 2018

So sorry for lack of posts this year, no reflection to a lack of activity or exhibitions.

Since our wonderful city showcase at the Cardiff Story Museum we have had a number of exhibitions:

June 2018

University Hospital of Wales

July 2018

Haydn Ellis building, Cardiff University

St Fagans

November 2018

Amanda Cashmore from the BBC interviewed Dr Ian Beech regarding the role of Whitchurch during WW1 and especially its treatment of shell shock, see link below

Remembrance Event at the National Museum

Whitchurch Village Library as part of Remembrance Sunday

Rhydypennau Library – small WW1 display until the end of the week


The Welsh Metropolitan War Hospital during WW1




New Exhibition at the Cardiff Story Museum

February 23rd, 2018

We are very pleased to announce our next exhibition from Saturday the 3rd of March at the Cardiff Story Museum based in the old library building on the Hayes in the City Center.

We will have the City Showcase space which is downstairs and the exhibition will share some of the stories of those who worked and were treated at Whitchurch Hospital. There will also be some artefacts on display from Whitchurch.

The exhibition will run from Saturday the 3rd of March until Sunday the 3rd of June 2018






Photo taken by Eyes2Me Photography