TV Programmes

Tonypandy Riots- A New History



This year, the people of mid-Rhondda will be marking the Centenary of one of the most important clashes in industrial history - the Tonypandy Riots.

In this ground-breaking approach to history on television, a group of ordinary local people will encounter the drama, tension and violence of the Riots - and examine the ideals, ideas and tactics involved in the Cambrian Combine strike which sparked the conflict - by approaching the story through the eyes of their counterparts from a century ago