The Nightmare by John Henry Fuselli, 1781.
A raft of horror films remind us of the grip troubled sleep once had on our imaginations.
The stage of the 67th annual Eurovision Song Contest at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool.
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2023 sees the UK host the Eurovision Song Contest on behalf of Ukraine. But what role does the stage itself have to play in the musical spectacle?
The number of students studying languages in UK universities has plummeted in recent years but some creative thinking may help to reverse that trend.
The drama series Rough Cut on Netflix follows a group of misfits as they try to pull off a diamond heist.
Welsh language heist drama, Dal y Mellt, is being streamed on Netflix with the title, Rough Cut.
Hundreds of thousands of hours of broadcasting history are available for the first time.
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The Wales Broadcast Archive in Aberystwyth brings together the archives of the BBC, ITV and S4C under one roof.
Psychology is in crisis and this new revelation only adds to the problem.
Le président ukrainien Volodymyr Zelenskyy participe à une cérémonie de lever du drapeau national à Izium, en Ukraine, le mercredi 14 septembre 2022. Il y a un an, alors que les forces russes fonçaient sur la capitale ukrainienne, les dirigeants occidentaux craignaient pour la vie du président Volodymyr Zelenskyy et les États-Unis lui ont offert une voie d'évasion. Zelenskyy a refusé, déclarant son intention de rester et de défendre l'indépendance de l'Ukraine.
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Une spécialiste de l’héroïsme explique pourquoi les nations en conflit ont besoin de ces figures.
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An expert on heroism explains why nations in conflict need these figures.
The late Yvonne Fox dressed as legendary pitchforked Welshwoman, Jemima Nicholas.
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The last invasion of Britain involved bungled military plans, sozzled soldiers and a legendary Welshwoman wielding a pitchfork.
Russian soldiers have sometimes had to provide their own medical kits.
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Russian soldiers are often barely trained and are not the highly trained operatives that some experts expected.
BBC Wales sports presenter Catrin Heledd.
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The BBC is celebrating 100 years of broadcasting in Wales.
The Welsh name Yr Wyddfa is now used for the mountain instead of Snowdon by the national park authority.
Welsh place names often reflect local legends, fauna and topography. The coining of English names to replace them has sparked an ongoing campaign to protect them.
Ukrainian women have signed up for service on the frontlines, breaking down stereotypes of who can serve.
The children of Cwm Gwaun go door to door singing and collecting calennig in 1961.
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Britain may have ditched the Roman calendar in 1752 but Cwm Gwaun continues to cling on to its old traditions.
Vladimir Putin holds a face-to-face meeting with mothers of servicemen serving with the Russian army in Ukraine, at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence on November 25 2022.
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Opposition to the Ukrainian war from Russian soldiers’ mothers has so far been muted.
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Dracula’s power is not in his fangs, but in the way he disturbs the sleep of his victims.
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You be the judge: just how wacky can jury decisions be?
Riot police blocking the road to protesters in Minsk, Belarus, in August 2020.
Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko will put a lot at risk if he decides to get fully involved in military action in Ukraine.
Russian military hardware on display in Moscow’s Red Square.
Because the west avoided a nuclear war over the Cuban missile crisis it should not be overconfident about Russia’s nuclear threats.
Badly paced and luridly shot, the series’ first episodes have been a let down.