Searching for Arthur: The Lament of ‘Y Gododdin’

Deep in the confusion of the early Middle Ages, sometime between c. 540 and 600 AD, a group of Celtic warriors around three-hundred in number, set off from Scotland and headed south. These warriors had been called together by Mynyddog Mwynfawr, King of the Gododdin, ruler of a territory that stretched from the Firth of…