Work begins on the new Café and Learning Centre!

Our contractors TAD are now on site and have started redeveloping the 1830s Bishop’s Palace outbuildings to create a café, toilets and learning space in the places which originally housed a laundry, dairy and brew house where the servants of the Bishops’ households worked. The building work is now on tight schedule… Read More

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What to See Now: March

In the first in a new series of blogs from our Head Gardener, Piers Lunt, we explore the changes that are taking place in the Park and Gardens this March.  March is living up to the first half of the old saying ‘comes in like a lion and goes out… Read More

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New wildlife-friendly gardens take shape this month at the Bishop’s Park, Abergwili, Carmarthenshire

PRESS RELEASE 09-03-21 New wildlife-friendly gardens take shape this month at the Bishop’s Park, Abergwili, Carmarthenshire Two new gardens are being created at the Bishop’s Park, Abergwili this month, thanks to a grant of £22,900 from Welsh Government and the National Lottery Heritage Fund ‘Local Places for Nature’ fund.  The… Read More

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Bishop Jenkinson’s Garden Takes Shape!

In March 2021 the entrance area which currently greets visitors to the site is being transformed to provide a new garden for year-round interest.  It takes its design inspiration from the time of Bishop John Jenkinson (1825 to 1840), and is circular in plan, with attractive planting including espalier Welsh… Read More

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