With 'No Mow May' well underway, here is a wonderful selection of photographs from our hives in University Hospital Llandough to prove that all of our efforts are paying off and helping the bees thrive. Tips from our beekeepers to keep up the good work... 1. Leave your lawnmower in the shed for the whole … Continue reading An update from our Beekeepers – Diweddariad gan ein Gwenynwyr
Our Green Spaces: Investing in the future - Ein Mannau Gwyrdd: Buddsoddi yn y dyfodol
University Hospital Llandough (UHL) is on the verge of developing of a remarkable new way of delivering health care through the use of the outdoors – and they want to know what you think! Led by Cardiff & Vale Health Charity on behalf of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and based on the very … Continue reading Our Health Meadow: A new approach to health care delivery at University Hospital Llandough
On Wednesday 21 October 2020 it's Apple Day. The team at Our Orchard are celebrating their young dedication of apple trees from various traditional and heritage stock, which are located at Our Orchard - Ein Berllan, Llandough Hospital. They have produced some lovely little apples this year… Apple Day, which is an annual event, celebrates … Continue reading An apple a day….
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is delighted to announce a new partnership, they will be working alongside Cardiff & Vale Health Charity with Down to Earth to transform Our Orchard – Ein Berllan at University Hospital Llandough (UHL). Our Orchard is an exemplar project for Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and forms part … Continue reading Working in partnership with Down to Earth at Our Orchard Llandough
Did you know that we have bee hives at the University Hospital of Wales? During the autumn of 2019, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and Cardiff University had two bee hives installed on the 2nd floor roof of the Cochrane Building funded by Cardiff & Vale Health Charity. This joint project has a dedicated … Continue reading Buzzing with our bee update!
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board’s bee hives are now registered on BeeBase which is the Animal and Plant Health Agency's (APHA) National Bee Unit website. The website is designed for beekeepers and supports Defra, Welsh Government and Scotland's Bee Health Programmes and the Healthy Bees Plan, which set out to protect and sustain our valuable … Continue reading Our bees are now registered on BeeBase!
Horatio’s Garden is a national charity that creates and nurtures beautiful gardens in the heart of NHS spinal injury centres. The charity is collaborating with the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board at University Hospital Llandough to create an exceptional garden project to compliment the new world class, Welsh Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Centre for … Continue reading Horatio’s Garden Cardiff – An exceptional project for paralysed patients in Wales
We're pleased to announce that a case study on our bees at Our Orchard - Ein Berllan has been featured on the Biodiversity Wales website. The case study features on: Food - providing pollinator friendly food sources Five star accomodation - providing places for polinators to live Freedom from pesticides - avoiding chemicals that harm … Continue reading Our Bees at Our Orchard – Ein Berllan are featured on the Biodiversity Wales website