Tag Archives: Monmouth


Watch the short film (produced by Dsoundz Media, for Monmouthshire County Council) called “MONMOUTH FLAME”. Edited highlight’s of the Olympic Torch Relay in Monmouth, and the build up to it. ABOUT THE FILM: Monmouth Flame is a short 30 minute film made for Monmouthshire County Council, to document and celebrate when the Olympic Torch arrived […]

(AUDIO): Wikimedia UK Board Meeting [PART 1] – Monmouth. April 21st 2012

PART 1 of 6 PARTS. Here’s the AUDIO from the WIKIMEDIA UK Board Meeting, held at Shire Hall in Monmouth, Wales – on Sat 21st April 2012 For the Agenda of the meeting, and to watch the live webcast. Please visit: http://uk.wikimedia.org/wiki/Agenda_21Apr12 [Download the MP3 file here : http://archive.org/download/part1WikimediaUk-BoardMeeting-Apr212012-MonmouthWales/wmuk_apr21_part1.mp3 ]

Monmouthpedia – so what’s in it for local businesses?

 What is it? Monmouthpedia has put Monmouth on the map as the world’s first Wikipedia project to cover a whole town. Monmouthpedia will use QRpedia codes around the town, a type of bar code a smartphone can read through its camera that takes you to a Wikipedia article. QR codes are extremely useful, as physical […]

Monmouthpedia in the community: Swancraft Studios

Take a look at this short video made by Monmouthshire County Council. They paid a visit to Swancraft Studios in Monmouth recently to hear about how volunteers and a local art group with people of all abilities are making plaques with QRpedia codes for the town.

What is MonmouthpediA ?

Monmouthpedia is the first Wikipedia project to cover a whole town – specifically, the Welsh town of Monmouth . The project aims to cover every single notable place, people, artefacts, flora, fauna and other things in Monmouth in as many languages as possible, but with a special focus on Welsh. Monmouthpedia will use QRpedia codes, a type of bar code a smartphone can read through […]