Tag Archives: Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden – growing our own energy

So I have been quiet on the blog front recently (Mr Jones keeps telling me), so thought time to give an update on what I have been up to over the last month. Whilst I was away working on the … Continue reading

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Sunshine in every cuppa at Bodnant Garden cafe

One of the UK’s best loved gardens is going greener – thanks to an array of 175 solar panels. They are being installed on a hillside in the overflow car park at Bodnant Garden in the Conwy Valley. The Panasonic … Continue reading

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A thing of beauty is being built in National Trust Bodnant. PV can be architectural!

This morning I popped over to see how the PV install was going in (yes I mean into the landscape) at Bodnant Garden. Gareth from Zero Carbon renewables was there with the lads ‘sculpting’ the install of the ground mountings. … Continue reading

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National Trust Bodnant Garden will be growing energy this autumn.

One of the top Gardens in the UK is going lower carbon.  The largest energy budget at the internationally significant gardens at National Trust Bodnant is the use of electricity. As we have explained in previous blogs. When we have a lot of … Continue reading

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Electric vehicles research getting everywhere. Bodnant Garden

We are really building the interest across National Trust Wales with vehicles of all shapes and sizes being trialled and evaluated. The latest offering is a Toro at Bodnant. The previous one which the team at the property had sorted a … Continue reading

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More of Bodnant and its Mill in the Dell

I can not go to a property and not look for the one thing no property should be without…yes thats right, a hydro!! But first things first which was to admire the stunning water-mill down in the dell. The weir, … Continue reading

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National Trust Bodnant Garden. Layers of development… tracing water design

Today and unusually Paul and i were out reviewing a property together. The reason for this is the property in question is something special. One of the Gardening jewels of the National Trust. Bodnant Garden in the Conwy valley is … Continue reading

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