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Migrant birds flock to Bryngarw Country Park

Migrant birds flock to Bryngarw Country Park, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.

The rangers at Bryngarw Country Park in Brynmenyn, Bridgend have a programme of guided-walks that will allow you to explore the award-winning 113 acres of spectacular parkland whilst learning all about the fantastic wildlife on your doorstep.
This Easter weekend, come and join the rangers on a spring bird song guided walk on Sunday 24 April from 10.30am – 12pm and see how many birds you can identify. Meet the rangers at the visitor centre, free admission and a car park charge of £2.50.

Bluebell Wood, Bryngarw Country Park

Bluebell Wood, Bryngarw Country Park, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.

Bryngarw Country Park is a veritable paradise for flora and fauna enthusiasts. Beech avenues and marsh plants, ferns, fungi and mosses are all part of the diverse habitats that harbour a profusion of plants and wildflowers in the Park. Keen bird watchers may be able to spot buzzards, blue tit, great tit, coal tit, woodpecker jay and heron. The park is also alive with butterflies, dragonflies and insects during the summer months.

Vote for Bryngarw Country Park

Bryngarw Country Park, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.

Bryngarw Country Park recognised as one of the top 50 People’s Choice visitor attractions as part of the Heart and Soul of Wales campaign.
The park was not identified as one of the 50 Valley Essentials, but we still have the opportunity to get it recognised in the People’s Choice category, so please spread the word and encourage your friends, family and colleagues to vote!
The 113-acre Bryngarw Country Park offers something for everyone, whether they are nature lovers, families, walkers or cyclists. Visitors can enjoy wild woodlands, walking trails, unusual exotic trees, mossy wetlands teeming with life, wildflowers, a fast flowing river, family walks and a selection of events throughout the year.
To vote for one of the jewels in the county borough’s crown, visit
Remember to enter Bryngarw Country Park and also tick that it is a nomination for the People’s Choice.

Bryngarw House, Bridgend

Bryngarw House, Bridgend, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.

Have you seen the Special offers in October at Bryngarw House. Why not stay a night, have dinner or even go for Sunday Lunch.