West Glamorgan

West Glamorgan Branch

The West Glamorgan branch ...

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Thursday 7 February 2.00 pm. Talk: Restoration and upkeep of Gellidêg, an historic garden by Capt. Edwin Atkinson, owner of Gellidêg Mansion, Llandyfaelog, Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, SA17 4NA

Thursday 21 March  2.00 pm. AGM and talk by  Simon Baynes, WHGT Chairman: Celebrating 30 years of the Trust  and looking forward.

Thursday 11 April  Visit to Rheola walled garden, Glynneath, Neath SA11 4DT (self-drive) tour led by Chris Day.

May 10-12  How Green Is My Valley: Gardens and Industry in South Wales 
WHGT 30th Anniversary Weekend

Angel Hotel,15 Cross St, Abergavenny, NP7 5EN

Thursday 23 May Visit to Gellidêg Mansion, Llandyfaelog, Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, SA17 4NA (self-drive) , an ornamental garden in the ruins of an Italianate mansion, escorted by Capt. Edwin Atkinson

Tuesday 11 June Coach trip to Picton Castle and gardens (details to follow)

Sunday 7 July Strawberry tea at a garden in Penmaen, Gower (details to follow)

September 7-9 National AGM at Plas Cadnant, Cadnant Rd, Menai Bridge LL59 5NH

Thursday 10 October 2.00 pm. Talk by Simon Bonvoisin, Specialist historic landscape consultant with Nicholas Pearson & Parners, landscape architect and lead designer on the Regency Restoration project at Middleton

Thursday 7 November 2.00 pm. Talk by Steffan Phillips, Chair of the Friends of Morriston Park, part of the 18th century estate of John Morris, developed as a Victorian park for the public.


For further information and bookings please contact  Ann Gardner 01792 290014 avbgardner@icloud.com

Non members are always welcome.