The Stories The new Visit Wales TV add conjures up a cast of legendary names from Welsh folklore and history. Hedd Wyn the soldier poet The poet Hedd Wyn died at Pilckem Ridge, but leaves a remarkable legacy 100 years later St David: five facts St David was the greatest figure in the Welsh Age of Saints. Here’s the low-down on our spiritual commander-in-chief. Legendary places in Wales. What makes a legendary place? Just about every lake, rock and hill in Wales comes with its own legend attached. Real-life legends and trailblazers Who are the real life trailblazers and trend-setters who make legendary things happen in Wales?