Bulb planting raises £455

Members of the Botanic Gardens Community Association recently raised over £445 for Marie Curie Cancer Care after their succesful daffodil bulb planting initiative. [more...].

Lake flooding issue resolved

Members of the Botanic Gardens Community Association have been instrumental in sorting out the problem of the Gardens being flooded due to the lake overflowing [more...].

In the Press

See stories about the society from the local press [more...].


We are not a closed group.

We were formed after a public meeting to help with the costs of running and reviving the Botanic Gardens in these trying economic times.

We have regular meetings and are forming a membership and volunteer system following our very successful public consultation day on August when over 500 park lovers filled in our questionnaire about what they would like to see and how they could help.