Swansea's Plantasia under threat from proposed budget cuts

South Wales horticulture visitor attraction Plantasia may be forced to close.

Swansea Council says budget cuts means it is looking at closing its Plantasia attraction, amongst a host of other cost-saving measures.

The council is aiming to save £22m in the 2015/16 financial year through a range of measures.

A third party may be offered the attraction, which the council says would bring a cost saving of £400,000 if it closed.

The council is also suggesting cutting planting in parks and shutting park toilets.


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