Gareth W. WilliamsNovember 20, 2021
Gareth W. Williams, originally from Rhyl, now lives in Nelson, Caerphilly. Now retired, he has worked in the field of education throughout his career. He wrote a novel, Gwenyn (Gwasg Gomer) 25 years ago and turned to writing more seriously after retiring. Gwenyn and his latest trilogy Y Teyrn, Y Llinach and Yr Eryr are all set in the small seaside town of Y Berig, and deal with external threats to Welsh communities. They follow the story of Arthur Goss, a retired detective that wants to get to grips with the true purpose and identity of his community.
Estyn Allan is a collaboration between Welsh public libraries to create digital content, led by the Society of Chief Librarians Wales (SCL Cymru) and funded by the Welsh Government. Crime Cymru is a diverse collective of Welsh crime writers, spanning crime fiction and non-fiction. Estyn Allan and Crime Cymru together introduce ‘Partners in Crime’, a series of videos featuring presentations by Crime Cymru writers.
Here is Estyn allan in conversation with Gareth W. Williams …