£1m lottery windfall for Swansea
11th April 2014
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The Dylan Thomas Centre is in line to receive a huge lottery grant.

The DTC based in the old Swansea guildhall has been successful in attracting a £1 million lottery grant.

This is particularly significant in this Dylan Thomas's centenary year.

The Centre was officially opened by ex US president Jimmy Carter - a lifelong Dylan Thomas devotee in 1995.

The monies will be used to finance improvements to the galleries but also to ensure that the Centre's future is assured.

A collection of Dylan Thomas's notebooks and jottings will be displayed this year after negotiating a loan of the items from the University of Buffalo who own them.

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