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  1. Garden blogs

    Fab Course Feedback

    Great feedback from Emma of Foodoof following her participation in our ‘Success with Seeds’ Course!

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    Cultural Heritage Apprentice

    Your chance to work and learn at one of the fastest growing visitor destinations in Wales

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    Mapping Middleton – the search is on

    We have been searching local archives as well as the National Library for documents that will help us to understand the changing fortunes of the estate.  We have yet to find any estate maps to help us with our understanding, but do have one map from the 1824 sale catalogue that has helped us visualise the estate at that time.

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    Plant names and their practicalities

    I’m Kevin McGinn and I’ve recently joined the Botanic Garden as Science Officer in the Growing the Future team. One of our aims is to get more people in Wales growing and appreciating plants, but would-be growers are sometimes scared off by the use of complicated Latin (scientific) plant names. Admittedly, one look at a tongue-twisting […]

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    Living the seasons

    In our modern world we can easily sit and miss the changing seasons, only to step outside one bright sunny day and realise summer has finally arrived and it’s time to reach for the sun cream. This is a very different story to the lives of our forefathers. Life was lived in concert with the […]

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    Patriarchal Paradigms?

    On the 24th and 25th of November 2018 there will be a weekend of talks, walks and exhibitions celebrating the roles and experiences of Middleton Women.

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