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  1. 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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  2. Badge of honour

    The National Botanic Garden of Wales has been awarded Blue Peter Badge Attraction status. This honour means that the Garden joins the ranks of attractions who have won this award and entitles all badge-holders to free entry. Head of marketing at the Garden, David Hardy said: “The Blue Peter Badge has been iconic for generations […]

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  3. Good heavens! Garden gets special status

    The National Botanic Garden of Wales has been awarded Dark Sky Discovery Site status – the first botanic garden in Britain to earn this honour. The move is official recognition by The UK Dark Sky Discovery partnership of the quality of the night sky over the Llanarthne attraction. The Garden is one of 25 new […]

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  4. Great Glasshouse tribute to Nigel Curry

    A key individual behind one of Wales’s most iconic modern landmarks will be commemorated in Carmarthenshire on Saturday (June 1st). The life of Nigel Curry, the hugely talented project architect for the stunning Great Glasshouse at the National Botanic Garden Wales, will be celebrated with the unveiling of a marble bench in his memory. Located […]

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