What's on around Aberbargoed

Today to Thu 10 Jun, closest first.
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Hillcrest - Open Garden for NGS

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A cascade of secluded gardens of distinct character, all within 1½ acres. Magnificent, unusual trees with interesting shrubs,ferns and perennials.
Hillcrest, Blackwood NP12 3LB
Sat 29 May to Mon 31 May

Cwmdows Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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We started creating our garden from scratch in 2017. Our aim was to create a number of individual rooms in the garden so that each area delivered separate interest to complement the backdrop of our...
Cwmdows Farm, Newport NP11 4NE
Sun 6 Jun

Sunny Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

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Terraced garden surrounded by wildlife friendly hedges. Hidden areas on the terraces are linked by paths and arches. Each level is very well stocked with a multitude of flowers, shrubs & trees.
Sunny Cottage, Caerphilly CF83 8ES
Sat 5 Jun and Sun 6 Jun

Croesllanfro Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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An informal two acre garden featuring mass planted perennials, grasses, wildflower meadow and exotic garden. Spring and early summer is a tapestry of green concentrating on leaf form and texture.
Croesllanfro Farm, Newport NP10 9GP
Sun 30 May, Sun 25 Jul

Wenallt Isaf - Open Garden for NGS

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An everchanging garden of nearly 3 acres designed in sympathy with its surroundings and the challenges of being 650ft up on a N facing hillside.
Wenallt Isaf, Abergavenny NP7 0HP
Sun 23 May

17 Maes y Draenog - Open Garden for NGS

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A hidden gem of a garden, in the shadow of Castell Coch, fed by a mountain stream having a footbridge to naturalised areas and small woodland area. Set against a woodland backdrop.
17 Maes y Draenog, Cardiff CF15 7JL
Sat 29 May and Sun 30 May

Highfield Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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This is a garden defined by its plants.There are over 1200 cultivars, with many rarities, densely planted over 2 acres to generate an exuberant display across the seasons.
Highfield Farm, Goytre NP4 0AA
Sun 6 Jun

Introduction to Patchwork

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Are you a general sewer who would like to know more about patchwork? Then this is the class for you! We will run through cutting, piecing and the basics of patchwork as well as how to correctly use...
29 Cross Street Abergavenny NP7 5EW
Mon 17 May

Penmyarth House - Glanusk Estate - Open Garden for NGS

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The garden is adorned with many established plant species such as rhododendrons, azaleas, acers, camelia, magnolia, prunus and dogwood giving a vast array of colour in the spring and summer months
Penmyarth House - Glanusk Estate, Crickhowell NP8 1SH
Sun 16 May

The Neuadd - Open Garden for NGS

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Robin and Philippa Herbert have worked on the restoration of the garden at The Neuadd since 1999 and have planted many unusual trees and shrubs in the dramatic setting of the Brecon Beacons National
The Neuadd, Crickhowell NP8 1SP
Sun 6 Jun

Plas y Coed - Open Garden for NGS

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The garden at Plas y Coed has become more than ’just a garden’ in the fifteen years we have lived here.
Plas y Coed, Bonvilston CF5 6TR
Sat 15 May and Sun 16 May

Nant y Bedd - Open Garden for NGS

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Blending wild and tame, 10 acres described as ’Absolutely enchanting’, ’of the place’.
Nant y Bedd, Abergavenny NP7 7LY
Sun 30 May and Mon 31 May

Hoof!

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A magical adventure into the limelight Three little deer make an unexpected discovery when they stumble across an old, abandoned theatre in the woods.
Memo Arts Centre CF62 9NA
Sat 22 May and Sun 23 May

Llantwit Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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This is a Japanese style garden with a Zen gate, Torri gate and Japanese lanterns featuring a large collection of Japanese style trees, a pagoda and 3 water features which incl the great Amazon
Llantwit Garden, Llantwit Major CF61 2GT
Sun 6 Jun

Rockfield Park - Open Garden for NGS

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Rockfield Park dates from C17 and is situated in the heart of the Monmouthshire countryside on the banks of the River Monnow.
Rockfield Park, Monmouth NP25 5QB
Sat 29 May and Sun 30 May

Wyndcliffe Court - Open Garden for NGS

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Exceptional and unaltered garden designed by H. Avray Tipping and Sir Eric Francis in 1922. Arts and Crafts ’Italianate’ style. Stone summerhouse, terracing and steps with lily pond.
Wyndcliffe Court, St Arvans NP16 6EY
Fri 4 Jun

Kentchurch Court - Open Garden for NGS

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Kentchurch Court is sited close to the Welsh border. The large stately home dates to C11 and has been in the Scudamore family for over 1000yrs The deer-park surrounding the house dates back to the...
Kentchurch Court, Pontrilas HR2 0DB
Sun 23 May, Sun 27 Jun

North Parade House - Open Garden for NGS

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A secluded town walled garden of acre which is in the process of restoration. It includes a kitchen garden, mature specimen trees, shrubs, spring bulbs and herbaceous border.
North Parade House, Monmouth NP25 3PB
Sun 6 Jun

Open Days at St Donat’s Castle

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Discover the beautiful grounds of St Donat’s Castle, home to UWC Atlantic in the Vale of Glamorgan. Spanning over 122 acres of woodland, coastline and original Tudor gardens, our beautiful campus is...
St Donat’s Castle, St Donat’s, Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan CF61 1WF
Sun 6 Jun, Sun 13 Jun, Sun 27 Jun

Garway House - Open Garden for NGS

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Peaceful location on Garway Hill with views across the valley to Orcop. Evolving 3 acre hillside garden with herbaceous beds, shrubs, lawns, orchard, woodland and wildflower meadow.
Garway House, Hereford HR2 8RT
Sun 30 May and Mon 31 May

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