Guided tours of Bangor University’s Art and Ceramic Collections are to take place from next month.

Highlights include a mural by Edward Povey in Powis Hall, art and ceramics in the University’s Council Chamber Corridor and works by other renowned artists including Kyffin Williams, Brenda Chamberlain, Peter Prendergast and Frederick William Hayes.

The guided tours, part of a joint venture between Gwynedd Council and Bangor University to increase access to Bangor University’s museum collections, will offer local residents and visitors a chance to enjoy and learn about the vast variety of objects on display.

Tours will start from the foyer of the Main Arts Building, College Road, Bangor on February 16, March 23 and April 13 between 11am and12.30pm.

The tour in March will be led by Dr Sue Niebrzydowski and Prof Helen Wilcox from the School of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics and will include readings of poetry. relevant to the paintings.

To book your place, telephone Storiel on 01248 353368 or email