The Russians are coming!

The Russians are coming!

The stars of last weekend’s International Day of Dance here at the Garden are making a return visit on Wednesday July 23rd. The dancers from the troupe Skylark and Artforge, from the Karelia region of Russian will again be strutting their staff and playing traditional music from their homeland. They will be in action around […]

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Family fun - all summer long

Family fun – all summer long

There are fun family activities every day – all summer long at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. <p align=”none”></p> If you are a bit of a nature detective and enjoy a good Bug Hunt or if you like dressing up and making lotions, potions, arts and crafts, the Botanic Garden is the place for […]

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Rugby legend’s World Cup tips for Garden girl

Rugby legend’s World Cup tips for Garden girl

National Botanic Garden scientist Jenny Hawkins is busy researching ways of fighting hospital superbugs armed only with the healing properties of honey. Next week, the West Wales farmer’s daughter breaks away from her studies to line up again the biggest and best rugby players on the planet in the IRB Women’s World Cup. For this […]

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Natural setting for Natural Living Expo

Natural setting for Natural Living Expo

Natural Living bring their amazing expo to the National Botanic Garden of Wales for their new summer event on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 July. Explore more than 70 stands, many of which will be offering products for purchase within the Great Glasshouse. Experience the beautiful gardens and fantastic grounds, not to mention the range […]

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Volunteer Blog - Summer has come

Volunteer Blog – Summer has come

Last time I wrote we were just preparing for Christmas, yes, that’s right Christmas 2013. And now…well I know that the staff in the Education Department at the National Botanic Garden has already had a meeting to discuss Christmas 2014. It’s July and we have just come back from our summer holiday in Austria where […]

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