Romani - Cultural & Arts Company

Welcome to the website of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company.

This website draws together a range of resources for people interested in Gypsy, Roma and Traveller culture and history and for those who wish to challenge the racism that Gypsies, Roma and Travellers experience.

To get more involved or to find out more about Gypsy, Roma and Traveller HM or our projects with young people drop us a line.

April 15th, 20144:44 pm

Romani Arts leads on EU project in Wales

In 2011 the European Union established a Framework for National Gypsy Roma and Traveller Integration Strategies to help improve the lives of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers within EU member states. The UK did not submit an Integration Strategy, but instead put forward 28 recommendations. Critics argue that a localism…

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April 9th, 20149:00 am

Opening of new Gypsy and Traveller site in Powys

A new Gypsy and Traveller site in Brecon has been officially opened by the Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister Jeff Cuthbert today. The site at Kings Meadow has been supported with almost £2 million of Welsh Government funding. It is the first new local authority owned site to be…

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April 1st, 20149:00 am

The Marie McDonnell Story – A Travelling Success

When she completes her Leaving Cert exams in June, seventeen year old Marie McDonnell will become St Michael’s first traveller to have achieved this notable feat. To highlight this accomplishment I thought it fitting to interview Marie. She readily agreed to talk about two related yet distinct issues. The…

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March 25th, 20141:15 pm

A Bigger Fatter Public Debate? Gypsies, Travellers and Roma in the media

The Traveller Movement is organising a Parliamentary seminar which will scrutinize and challenge media portrayals of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers. The event is being organised in partnership with the Travellers’ Times and hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Gypsies Roma and Travellers. Chaired by Andrew George MP, the…

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