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Feel the love this February

It’s February – spring is around the corner and love is in the air. Snowdrops are popping out, as are the first lambs, and Valentine’s Day (like it or not) is slap bang in the middle of the month. 369 more words

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The secret magic in a garden

Local school pupils gave us a welcome hand in the garden recently. It brought back memories of childhood for Bodnant’s events officer Charlie Stretton:

When I was a child, my very favourite book was… 442 more words

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Bodnant's big drive for volunteers

Is your New Year resolution to give time to help others? We might have something right up your street…or garden path.

We want to start a shuttle service in 2016 to help visitors get around the garden and need volunteer drivers to run a two-week trial from January 26. 438 more words

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Bring on 2016...and a little calm after the storm

Well…surveying the damage to the garden caused by flooding and gales, what can we say? It’s been a storm-battered end to 2015. But nature has a way of bouncing back – with help from us mortals – and we still have 200,000 reasons to be cheerful, because that’s the record number of visitors who came through the gates this year. 1,391 more words

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Forget the high street...take our garden path to a traditional Christmas

Staff, volunteers…and elves are getting ready for a festive family Christmas at Bodnant Garden.

We’ve got sacks to offer this winter – enjoy walks in the frost-sparkling garden, bring the children to meet Santa and the elves, discover traditional gifts at the shop, garden centre and craft units, and top your day off with Christmas fare, whether it’s a sit-down lunch or al fresco toasted marshmallows. 503 more words

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Propagating great garden talent

Budding gardeners come a long way to learn horticulture at Bodnant. Jessica Mehers came from Scotland and Jette Nielsen from Denmark. They have been training with us since September 2014 but sadly their placement finishes this week. 693 more words

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Bring out the bubbly! Bodnant Garden makes history with 200,000 visitors

The team at Bodnant Garden downed tools recently to welcome our 200,000th visitor this year, who was greeted at the gates by staff and volunteers bearing bubbly and cake. 1,768 more words

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