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Business Transformation Consultant1 Fee: by negotiation – with an expected time commitment of on average three days per week for nine months (March to November), including some evening and weekend work. 2 Reports to: Consultant reports to the Chair of the Board of Trustees of YCA Cadwgan BPT. 3 Overview: We are looking for a …

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Job Description Cardigan Castle Director  Job Title – Castle Director Reporting to – Chair of Trustee Board of the Cadwgan Building Preservation Trust Salary – A competitive package is offered based on a full time, three year fixed term position, with a possible option to extend. Job Purpose – Responsible for the operational management of …

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Castle features in Channel 4 series

Restoration of the Year programmeCardigan Castle has already collected several awards in the past 12 months – but will it scoop Channel 4’s Restoration of the Year crown? The castle is up against projects from all over the UK in a television series that starts this Thursday (March 23) on UK Channel 4. The programme …

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Castle goes medieval mad!

Celebrating castle’s medieval heritageCardigan Castle will be celebrating its medieval heritage and commemorating the great Lord Rhys with two weeks of activities in April. The celebrations kick off with the castle’s medieval day on Wednesday, April 19 from 10am to 4pm which will include a Lord Rhys puppet show, live medieval music, craft stalls, demonstrations …

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Another top award for Cardigan Castle

Civic Trust Awards honour castleCardigan Castle has scooped yet another top award winning the Conservation Project at the 2017 Civic Trust Awards. The castle was the only Welsh winner at the event held in Winchester which celebrates outstanding architecture and built environment projects. Out of nearly 250 applications from all over the UK, only 12 …

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Birthday memories of Miss Wood

Francis remembers castle owner from 1970sFrancis Paynter is celebrating his 50th birthday at Cardigan Castle - more than three decades after he used to regularly visit castle owner Miss Wood. Francis first met Miss Wood in the mid 1970s and used to get water for her in a jerrycan from Selby's the butchers in the …

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Medieval cellar opens to visitors

Discover castle’s medieval secretsEver wondered what lies beneath Castle Green House? Well now is your chance to discover the medieval secrets of Cardigan Castle. There will be scheduled guided tours of the medieval basement that lies beneath the Georgian house on April 21 and April 28 (coincidentally the 820th anniversary of Lord Rhys’s death). The …

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Don’t miss out on castle special offer!

Castle’s special offer for local residentsLocal residents can make the most of Cardigan Castle – the top tourist attraction in the area – with a limited special offer. From March 1 to April 15 any adult who lives in the SA43 postcode area is eligible to buy an annual pass to the castle for just …

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Historic prints on show

Historian lends prints to castleCardigan Castle historian Glen Johnson has loaned a collection of prints to the castle. The dozen framed pictures include prints that used to hang in Castle Green House prior to 1924 and were given to Glen by a member of the Berrington Davies family. There are also antique maps of Cardiganshire …

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Castle gets set for spring

Garden seeds for saleVolunteers at Cardigan Castle are getting set for spring by sorting seeds for sale in the castle shop. The castle gardens were a blaze of colour last summer – and now visitors can replicate that in their own gardens. Garden volunteers Huw Davies and Sandra Davies have made packs of deep purple …

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