Matara wins gold

Fabulous ethical and eco friendly wedding venue Matara recently told us, with huge pride, that they have been awarded a Living Gardens - Gold Award by the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, for the work they have been doing in their Gardens of Wellbeing.

They have been sowing heaps of nectar rich plants, so loved by bees and butterflies, in the Herb Garden; put up bird boxes throughout the gardens to encourage resident birds to nest there and they've left natural areas of twigs and logs to encourage slow worms to stay.

The award has been established by the Trust to reward garden owners who encourage wildlife into their gardens by growing plants that enrich the natural wildlife.

Matara’s Gardens of Wellbeing are open from Sundays to Thursdays between 1pm and 5pm. Guided tours and visits at other times are by appointment only (Tel: 01453 861050). Entry: £5.00 adults, £4.00 senior citizens/students, children 10 to 18 £3.00, under 10 free

However, if you choose to throw your wedding at Matara you will be able to share the gardens exclusively with your wedding guests. What a fabulous place to get married!

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Published: 10-07-2013

Published By: Rosie


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