Park Management

 

Bute Park has been managed by a dedicated site-based team since the Bute Park Restoration Project (2010 – 2014), which was supported by a £3.1m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

The team are based in the Bute Park Visitor Centre and provide functions and services in support of:

Meet the Bute Park Site-Based Team

 

Julia Sas

Bute Park Manager

Meriel Jones

Education Officer

Jenny Bradley

Events and Communications Officer

Park Ranger

Park Ranger

Sam Murphy

Visitor Centre/Plant Shop (P/T)

Other functions such as the plant nursery, arboriculture, grounds maintenance, sports pitch maintenance and the urban park ranger service are managed on a city-wide basis by the Parks Department. Litter & waste collection is managed by Neighbourhood Services.

Green Flag Award and the Bute Park Management Plan

Another important function of the team is the production of the Bute Park Management Plan, which is a requirement of the Green Flag scheme. Bute Park first achieved Green Flag status in 2008 and has held it for every year since.

View the current version of the park’s management plan.

Management awards received by Bute Park

Bute Park is proud to have been recognised for high standards of management across a number of areas.

Name Date received Notes Further information
Green Flag Award 2008 – current Site wide Green Flag Award
Green Dragon Level 4 2013 – current Bute Park Visitor Centre Green Dragon Award
Green Heritage Site Accreditation 2014 – current Site wide Green Heritage Site Accreditation
Green Key 2019 – current Bute Park Visitor Centre Green Key
Green Flag

If you wish to contact the management team please e-mail butepark@cardiff.gov.uk