A Grove of trees in the Scottish Highlands
Uncle Llewellyn and Aunt Betty Memorial Trees
Betty and Llewellyn Jenkins of Colwinston Vale of Glamorgan
Llewellyn 09.08.1923 - 11.02.2015, Betty 26.05.1914 - 10.05 2008


To remember Uncle Llewellyn and Aunt Betty who often gave us a second home.

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Donated by Ian Williams

19th November 2015

Betty and Llewellyn Jenkins of Glan Ynys, Colwinston were kind and generous. Both much travelled, they had a house full of interesting items from their journeys. As young children we were captivated by many of these, not least the ostrich egg. They lived over the road from us and our visits to them were always met with warmth and interest. Their large garden held many adventures. Llewellyn had been a merchant naval engineering officer and Betty a commercial secretary. They both became lecturers at Port Talbot Technical College. Llewellyn often gave illustrated talks on their travels and would regularly write to the various local newspapers with comments about the decline of our merchant fleet. He was a keen gardener and took great pride in developing different parts of the garden. Especially the pond. Betty loved her cats. We miss them but were very lucky to have known them. Sian and Ian

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The trees in this grove will be carefully planted in protected sites in the Scottish Highlands where they will create homes for wildlife and forests for the future.

Scots pine against a summer blue sky.
Twinflowers in bloom on pine woodland floor.
A Scotch argus butterfly on common ragwort.
Betty and Llewellyn Jenkins of Colwinston Vale of Glamorgan's grove
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