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The Walled Garden – Newsletter, Summer 2017

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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 Walled Garden – Summer 2017 Newsletter (pdf)

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History pages go live

Our new history pages will go live on the evening of August 21st

They set out the historical information we are collecting about Llanfrechfa Grange and its gardens, especially the Walled Garden.  Gathered from historical records and from stories told by people who have known the Grange over the years our aim is to understand the estates history so that it can inform the future of the Walled Garden as we progress with its restoration.

We hope you enjoy reading these pages, which will continue to develop as we sift through information we already have and more is found.

If you have anything to add please do get in touch.

Next Event 21st August 2015 – Llanfrechfa Grange: Past, Present and Future

Our next event is being held in association with the Oxford House Industrial History Society. Read on for details.

© Copyright Roger Cornfoot and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
© Copyright Roger Cornfoot and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Friday 21 August 2015

6 pm onwards

In the Main Hall, Llanfrechfa Grange, NP44 8YN.

Come and find out what we have learned to date about the history of the house and grounds. Help us fill in the gaps.

  • Opportunity to visit the grounds and gardens and some interesting parts of the house with members of the Oxford House Industrial History Society
  • See the latest timetable for restoring the Walled Garden
  • We will be launching our new History pages on the website
  • See plans for the new Specialist and Critical Care Centre
  • Find out how you can get involved.

All Welcome

For more information you can email us at walledgarden.abb@wales.nhs.uk or telephone 01633 431716.