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Autumn Newsletter

Welcome to the Autumn 2018 edition of our newsletter ‘The Walled Garden’ which can be downloaded at this link: The Walled Garden – Autumn 2018 pdf In this issue: Garden design update Grange university Hospital build news Growing Space pilot … Continue reading

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Llanfrechfa Village Scarecrow Competition 2018

It’s that time of year again when the Llanfrechfa Village Association holds it annual scarecrow competition. This year the Walled Garden project’s entry was Wales’ first Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas, complete with yellow jersey, Welsh flag and a … Continue reading

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Weekend Working Parties – a Big Thank You!

We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came along this weekend to help us prepare the ground for the installation of a new electrical and water supply around the garden. Everyone worked really hard and … Continue reading

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The Walled Garden – Newsletter Spring 2018

Our Spring 2018 newsletter is out now and can be downloaded at this link: Spring 2018 Newsletter final In this issue: Welcome Spring diary Garden design news Spring into planting News in brief Grange University Hospital build news Thank you … Continue reading

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The Walled Garden – Newsletter Winter 2017

Our Winter 2017 newsletter is out now and can be downloaded at this link: The Walled Garden – Winter 2017.pdf In this issue: Becoming a registered charity Poly tunnel goes up in Productive Quadrant Spring raffle announcement Grange University Hospital … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 2017

The second AGM of the Friends of Llanfrechfa Grange Walled Garden was held in the Main Hall at Llanfrechfa Grange on a dark and soggy afternoon on 20 November 2017. Despite the dreadful weather, a few brave souls joined the … Continue reading

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The Walled Garden – Newsletter Autumn 2017

Welcome to the Autumn 2017 edition of ‘The Walled Garden’. Autumn 2017 Garden Newsletter (pdf) In this issue: Wall repairs and new entrances Growing support for Autism Chepstow Family Fun Day More volunteering days Our partnerships and affiliations Membership renewals … Continue reading

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Meet Dorothy and Friends

We are delighted to announce that our entry into this year’s Llanfrechfa Village Association’s Scarecrow competition has won joint 1st prize for ‘Dorothy and Friends’ from the Wizard of Oz. The judges described them as “true works of art”! We … Continue reading

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The Walled Garden – Newsletter, Summer 2017

Welcome to the Summer 2017¬†edition of our newsletter, ‘The Walled Garden”. In this issue: Welcome Forthcoming events New hospital build starts Garden design update Give and Gain Day News in brief History – the Grange House chapel Contact us The … Continue reading

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The Chapel at Grange House

Grange House at Llanfrechfa Grange has had a consecrated chapel since the 1860s. From the outside it appears unassuming but as you enter through the small door in the hall, the series of intricate stained glass windows bring light and … Continue reading

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