ABERGLASNEY GARDENS

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A coach tour to Aberglasney Gardens picking up at Monmouth and Newport. Marvel at the restored gardens, maybe enjoy a tour with the gardener or hear a talk on the history of the house and the people who lived there. A perfect mid summer outing

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JO DAVIES, CERAMIC ARTIST 

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Jo Davies is a ceramic artist specialising in wheel-thrown porcelain. The vases and vessels that she produces are both beautiful and tactile, sometimes highlighted with a splash of gold and sometimes glazed in black. Jo grew up in Monmouth and now has her studio in London where she also teaches. She graduated in ceramics from…

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Longford Castle – 1st Sept 2023

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A visit to Longford Castle is surely a treat but be prepared for a long day! Situated near Sailsbury, it is said to be one of the grandest stately homes in England and has been in the same family, the Earls of Radnor, for 300 years. The building is of architectural significance being of a…

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High Glannau

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For our June Garden visit, we are going to High Glannau, Lydart, Monmouth by kind permission of Helena and Hilary Gerrish on June 13th, 2023 Helena will talk about her recently published book on the restoration of Mounton House and its garden. The house was the most ambitious project of Henry Avray Tipping, architectural editor…

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Hay Castle Trip

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Mark your calendars and secure your tickets for a captivating day in Hay on April 20th. Towering over the town of books is the iconic Hay Castle, which dates back to the 11th or 12th Century and was reconstructed by the de Braose family in the 13th Century. Despite facing unfortunate incidents, such as serious…

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Visit to the Holburne Museum Bath

Auguste Rodin and Edward Degas ,  Impressionist Sculpture. The exhibition brings together work by Degas and Rodin and focuses on the artists’ representation of the human body. All the works in the exhibition will be in bronze. The exhibition opens on 24/09/22 so we will be visiting at the beginning of its run. Also on…

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