Thursday 8th June, 7pm – Swifts

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Swifts are our most enigmatic summer visitors.  They sleep, mate and eat on the wing, and travel thousands of miles to get here every summer. Find out more with Julia Barrell fascinating insights. Meet at 7pm on Thursday 8th June at the Summerhouse Café, Bute Park.

Wednesday 19th April, 6.30am – Dawn Chorus Walk in Bute Park

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Cardiff Civic Societies hugely popular Dawn Chorus Walk in Bute Park will be held on Wednesday 19th April this year. It will again be led by Cardiff University’s Prof. John Aggleton. Last year we saw 34 species in just over an hour.  Meet 6.30am, at the Millennium Bridge, Sophia Gardens.  

Wednesday 22nd March – Behind-the-scenes visit to Glamorgan Archives

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We have arranged a fascinating behind-the-scenes visit to Glamorgan Archives, Clos Parc Morgannwg, Leckwith, Cardiff. This will be given by a member of staff. We will visit the strongrooms, where over 12km of documents dating back to the 12th century are stored in regulated environmental conditions.  We will also see the conservation studio, where damaged […]

Trees for Cities boosts Cardiff canopy

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in News | No Comments

Trees for Cities boosts Cardiff canopy Cardiff Civic Society, Cardiff Council and the charity Trees for Cities have worked together to plant scores of new trees throughout Cardiff. Trees for Cities, a national charity based in London, plants 40,000 trees in 10-15 cities across the UK each year, as part of the Future Urban Forests […]