Exclusive tour and talk of Dyffryn Gardens

Exclusive Dyffryn Gardens Tour and Afternoon Tea with the VTA

Dyffryn Gardens are an exceptional example of Edwardian garden design. Covering more than 55 acres they feature a stunning collection of intimate garden rooms including a rose garden, Pompeian garden and several ponds. Join us at Dyffryn Gardens for an exclusive talk by the National Trust about the history and restoration of the Victorian house built in 1892. Following the...


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Canvas Prints: A Fresh New Approach by Nick Jenkins

Nick Jenkins will be selling his favourite Wales landscapes on a brand new website www.canvasofwales.co.uk There are over 90 photographs from Wales currently available to view and buy.   "I have photographed Wales for many years, with the emphasis being on the sheer beauty of what this country has to offer everyone. There is more than a bit of bias towards landscapes...


Beyond the Border Festival: Tickets from £5 per child and £10 per adult

If you haven't experienced Beyond The Border International Storytelling Festival before, this is your opportunity to sample the delights of the festival. Celebrating its 25th birthday, you can purchase 'open event only' tickets at just £5 per child and £10 per adult. The ticket grants site access including: the market place and food court, events in the blue garden and lower lawn,...


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Welsh Tourism Alliance – Wales Tourism Week

The 12th May marks the start of Wales Tourism Week 2018. With over 15 events around Wales already registered there is still time to add yours! Events can be added to the WTA website meetings page, by simply clicking the submit button and completing the online form - http://www.wta.org.uk/meetings--events.html ‘Collaborating to Compete’ is the theme of this year’s Wales Tourism Week the...


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Volvo Ocean Boat Race: What You Need To Know

Below are details of activities during the upcoming VOLVO Ocean Boat Race, which is taking place in and around Penarth & Cardiff Bay from 27th May until 10th June.   The exciting and prestigious Volvo Ocean Boat Race, which is currently seeing these superb and very expensive yachts en-route from the Eastern USA towards Cardiff, is expected to attract crowds...


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Cowbridge Rotary Open Gardens for Tenovus ‘Closer to Home’ Appeal

Right now there are around 130,000 people living with cancer in Wales. And every year 19,000 more will receive this devastating diagnosis. Tenovus understand the unique challenges faced by people in Wales, like rurality, poor access to care and deprivation. So eight years ago they developed an innovative service that would help address those challenges and make cancer treatment fairer....


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Business Wales: Are you GDPR ready? FREE Business Support is Available

Business Wales are offering FREE business support to get you ready for GDPR. Is your profit protected from the new General Data Protection Regulation rules set to hit UK businesses imminently? Could you afford a £20 million fine? Will your customers look elsewhere if your business can't evidence compliance? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been described as the...


e-Petition: Support the M4 Relief Road Black Route

  We call on the Welsh Government to continue with its plans to build the M4 Relief Road along the proposed Black Route, and following the announcement that the Welsh Government will table a debate on the M4 plans later this year, we call on the National Assembly to support the project. The need for a new motorway around Newport...


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An Extensive Range of Training, Briefing Sessions and Workshops by GVS

GVS Training, Briefing Sessions and Workshops GVS offer an extensive range of training courses highly relevant to the Voluntary Sector and its partners.   How to use Twitter Workshop (the basic complete guide) 25thApril 9am – 4pm Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, BARRY, CF62 9DA Cost: £40 A beginners guide to using Twitter, practical session. First Aid at Work...


Fonmon Castle

The Fonmon Estate for Sale

A diverse estate including a fortified Grade I listed castle, currently run as a wedding venue, residential and agricultural property and a limestone quarry with long term development opportunities.   The 950-acre Fonmon Estate in the Vale of Glamorgan is situated in a highly rural but accessible location being only 3.6 miles from Cardiff Airport and 13 miles from Cardiff...