Bilingual message on answering machine

Click on the button to listen to an example of a bilingual message.

"Dyma ffôn Sioned Hughes.  Nid wyf ar gael i ateb eich galwad ar hyn o bryd, felly gadewch neges os gwelwch yn dda. Diolch."

"This is Sioned Hughes' phone. I am not available to answer your call at present, so please leave a message. Thank you."


  • Messages on departmental / school answering machines have to be bilingual.
  • Staff are encouraged to leave bilingual messages on their personal answering machines.
  • If staff do not speak Welsh, they can ask a colleague who can speak Welsh to record the Welsh message on their behalf.