The Hungry Gap

For birds the most difficult time is usually around February and March each year when both seeds and insects are at their scarcest, hence the term, ‘the hungry gap’.  But this year,after a cold winter and with temperatures for the past fortnight being close to zero, and quite a bit below when you add in the […]

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Curator's Blog - April 2013

Curator’s Blog – April 2013

Well Easter has come and gone and the clocks have changed, all we need now is for the temperatures to climb,  such a slow start to spring. This however has been a bit of a blessing as it has enabled us to get on with a lot of ground work and mulching prior to the […]

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Crafts in Action

Crafts in Action

It’s Crafts in Action time at the National Botanic Garden in Carmarthenshire this bank holiday weekend (4-6 May) where local crafts people will be putting on a show of their skills. Visitors are in for a treat and can admire quality demonstrations from woodturners, felters, jewellery makers, spinners and more in the Great Glasshouse. There […]

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Tenovus 10K at the National Botanic Garden

Tenovus 10K at the National Botanic Garden

Here’s your chance to run for Team Tenovus in the Tenovus 10k! Now in its third year, this race takes place in a spectacular backdrop of the National Botanic Garden of Wales. With steady inclines and mixed terrain, there is no doubt this is a challenging yet incredibly enjoyable race. Not quite ready for a […]

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