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  1. Garden blogs

    Paxton’s Tower – ‘The Tower of Spite’?

    A tribute to a great man rather than a gesture to an ungrateful electorate? More of Sir William Paxton’s story.

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    William Paxton in Tenby

    Paxton’s influence on the town of Tenby resulted in it becoming a fashionable and thriving tourist resort.

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    Philip Lloyd – the forgotten owner of Middleton Hall

    After the Middleton family there were the Gwyns, but who was the owner of Middleton Hall directly before William Paxton? Hannah Jones, volunteer history researcher, finds out about Phillip Lloyd, land agent and wheeler dealer

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    Digging into the past

    While helping to find out more about the Garden’s historic parkland, volunteers were filmed for the BBC programme Flog It!

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    Growing the Future Job Opportunities

    We are embarking on a five-year project to champion Welsh horticulture, protect wildlife and extol the virtues of growing plants for food, fun, health and well-being. 

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    Fungus Day Bears Fruit

    2017 Fungus Day brought record crowds.

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