Have you heard? The Urdd's magazines are now digital and free! Cip is full of competitions, puzzles, prizes, cartoons, stories, jokes, celebs, letters, articles, posters... and much more!
Since September 2020 Cip also features the popular Welsh language comic Mellten - two magazines in one, for free!
Go subscribe now to get Cip straight to your inbox every other month!
Cip magazine's podcast is an opportunity to read and listen along to Cip’s stories at the same time. The podcast is now available on your preferred platform, or you can also enjoy the stories in video form.
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Here's a sneak peek of the cover of the first Cip digital issue! But why is it black and white? That's where you come in! Click the cover, print out the sheet and share your amazing creation with us by tagging us on social media!
The first Welsh language magazine for children was published in 1892.
- The magazine was called ‘Cymru’r Plant and O.M Edwards was the editor.
- In 1922 O.M Edwards’ son, Syr Ifan ab Owen Edwards who is also founder of the Urdd was the editor of Cymru’r Plant
- In 1922 Ifan wrote a letter in the magazine inviting all children in Wales to join Urdd Gobaith Cymru Fach.
- In 1987 the name of the magazine changed from Cymrur’r Plant to Cip.