British troops in trenches on a battlefield of the Somme in 1916
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War bulletin: Mametz Wood battle 'successful'

One hundred years ago, details were beginning to emerge of Welsh troops' success in the Mametz Wood battle during World War One.

About 4,000 men from the 38th (Welsh) Division were killed or injured, and some families lost multiple members.

So what might have been in the news of Wales 100 years ago?

  • 14 Jul 2016
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