Photographs of Aberglasney Triumph in ‘International Garden Photographer of the Year’ for a Second Year

Organisers of ‘The International Garden Photographer of the Year’ competition have announced this years winners and for a second time images of Aberglasney Gardens in Carmarthenshire feature amongst the winning entries. ‘The International Garden Photographer of the Year’ or IGPOTY, brings together the best garden, plant and botanical photography from across the world with 19,000 entries from over 50 countries. This years competition is said to have attracted some of the best images to date, images which according to the competition organisers, “push the boundary of the genre and communicate the significant beauty and importance of plant life.” Two images…

Photographs of Aberglasney Triumph in International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition

The International Garden Photographer of the Year have announced the winners of their annual photography competition and no less than three images of Aberglasney Gardens feature amongst the winning entries. Now in its 10th year, The International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition or IGPOTY, brings together the best garden, plant and botanical photography from across the world with around 18,000 entries from over 50 countries. All three images of Aberglasney Gardens taken by Nigel McCall and entered in the ‘Beautiful Gardens’ category were triumphant with his photograph ‘Autumn Evening at Aberglasney’ being chosen as the category’s first prize winner….

The Aberglasney Heritage Horticulture Traineeship ~ 2017 opportunity

As part of our Heritage Lottery Fund project, we are excited to be able to offer an Aberglasney Heritage Horticulture Traineeship starting in the New Year and lasting for nine months. The Traineeship will give the trainee the foundation skills and experience required to kick-start a career in heritage horticulture or go on to further horticultural study. The training will be delivered by Aberglasney’s Head Gardener and Senior Horticulturalist & Trainer. The trainee will gain skills alongside other trainees at the Gardens, making it a great environment in which to share knowledge and experiences. The Traineeship will include accredited part-time courses…