Betty Alden

Betty AldenBetty has lived in Cowbridge for over 40 years.

She has developed an interest in its history as well as the geography, history and natural history of the Vale overall. A keen walker in the area with active grandchildren, she runs the Cowbridge Local History Room and welcomes visitors from near and far to browse through its archive, research ancestors, learn more about the area past or present. 

Other languages: some French!

 

Betty Recommends:

Cowbridge and Rural Vale

Cowbridge and Rural Vale

One of South Wales' most fashionable places, Cowbridge is full of sophisticated shops and plays host to a fantastic food festival.

Cowbridge and Rural Vale

Physic Garden

Physic Garden

The Cowbridge Physic Garden was recreated on the site that was once part of Cowbridge Old Hall, the home of the Edmondes family from the 18th to the 20th century

Physic Garden