Category Archives: Bryngarw Country Park

@Bryngarwteers volunteer news

Raking the marshy triangle and orchard After the summer flowers have set seed, we cut back the marshy triangle and the orchard to ensure a good show of flowers next year. Help us to rake and remove the hay cut. … Continue reading

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@bryngarwteers annual tidy-up in the woodland garden.. And your invited!! Tomorrow 11th Jan

Happy New Year A great way to keep fit after Christmas is to join us tomorrow Saturday 11th Jan, for our annual tidy-up in the woodland garden, as well as planting some bulbs to make the garden look beautiful in … Continue reading

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Bridgend countryside volunteer opportunities: Bryngarw volunteer programme of events 2014

The volunteer programme has been going for over five years and has gone from strength to strength, with members of the local community donating their time and efforts to support preserving the park’s natural environment. The volunteers meet one Saturday … Continue reading

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Sat 13th April Bushwaka event at Bryngarw Country Park

Hi All,   You may have seen in the local press that the park are hosting a Bushwaka Day this coming Saturday.It’s the first time it’s been done, and they’re all hoping for a successful event and some dry weather! … Continue reading

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Sat 12th January 2013 – fence maintenance in Bryngarw Park

To start off 2013, our first volunteer event will be Saturday 12th January 2013. We’ll be fixing/replacing some of the fencing around the woodland garden, orchard and car park, definitely a job for lots of people. One big advantage is … Continue reading

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Bryngarw Balsam Bashed! – 7th July

We welcomed 2 new volunteers who braved the inclement July weather – Charlene and her son Josh, plus 5 regulars, Dan and Helen. Although the weather wasn’t great, we managed to do 4 hours work and cleared quite a large … Continue reading

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Latest feedback from our intrepid roving blogger Leigh – keep it coming!

“I was torn between the Bumblebee ID course on Saturday and the Vale Walking Festival on Saturday and decided on the walk. Met a lovely chap called Richard who works at Coed Hills Forest Garden in the Vale and he … Continue reading

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