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Tel:  07984 665958



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Ruperra Conservation Trust,

Orchard Bungalow,


Machen, Caerphilly,

CF83 8SB

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Woodland trusts - national and local:

The Woodland Trust - a conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage

Howardian Local Nature Reserve - a wildlife oasis of woodland, wildflower  meadow, ponds and reedbeds, in the lower Rhymney valley, Penylan, Cardiff

Caerphilly Woodlands Trust - own and manage Coed y Werin (woods of the common people), an area of forestry in Caerphilly (near Van Road)


The Gwern y Domen Conservation Group. A conservation group that has formed to protect and preserve the Gwern y Domen hillside in Caerphilly,


For walkers:

South Gwent Ramblers

Walkingworld - over 5000 routes, in the UK and Europe, contributed by more than 400 walkers from all round Great Britain


Ruperra Castle Preservation Trust

Paul Busby's blog on Tredegar House

Lulworth Castle - a fine example of a Jacobean building in the same style as Ruperra Castle

The Newport Ship - the story of Newport's mediaeval treasure

Castles Studies Group

Wales on the Web / Cymru ar y We - Internet resources relating to Wales, maintained by the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Welsh Historic Gardens Trust (WHGT)

Funding bodies and related organizations:

Caerphilly County Borough Council

GAVO Wales - the Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations

Cardiff Conservation Volunteers


Caerphilly Friends of the Earth

Cymdeithas Twm Barlwm - seek to protect and preserve Twm Barlwm, the mountain above Risca

People’s Postcode Lottery