Natalie trained as a florist in Pencoed She has trained with top designers and her speciality is wedding bouquets .
Janet joined us after running her own floristry business 'Rolfes' in Cardiff. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and expertise, especially in sympathy designs.
After studying and obtaining a H.N.C. Amenity Horticulture and Garden Design at University of Wales Institute Cardiff, Alison furthered her studies with floristry at Pencoed Agricultural College.
She then spent time at London to learn the latest techniques with John Carter and Paula Pryke.
Whilst at Paula Pryke's, all florists were advised to obtain wholesale experience. As a result, Alison gained a wealth of knowledge working in the wholesale flower market for a number of years.
Alison Bentley Flowers came into being in 2004 and is continuing to grow with Alison as artistic director and a skilled and talented team to support her. She is active with charities in South wales and is a Lord Taverner and kiva world loans.
Alison Bentley Flowers are independent florists in Cardiff, Barry, Rhoose, Penarth, Cowbridge and the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK: creating beautiful flowers for all occasions (delivery available). We are the florists for several renowned hotels and businesses in South Wales. Our latest appointment has been to supply the new gorgeous Jo Malone store, Cardiff. We are wedding and event specialists and are able to undertake any occasion, be it grand or intimate, and as such have provided flowers for many celebrities including Sir Anthony Hopkins, Madonna and Kylie Minogue. We were commissioned to provide the flowers for John Barrowman's civil partnership ceremony, as seen in 'O.K' magazine, and very recently provided all the flowers for Connie Fisher wedding as seen in 'Hello' magazine. Our portfolio also includes flowers for events attended by Royalty including the 2011 opening of the Welsh Assembly. We use organic foliage and UK Grown flowers; when in season, recycling, and Carbon footprint reduction are our top priorities.
Our success has recently been awarded with a TOP UK FLORIST in UK from 'The Independent' newspaper.
Alison Bentley flowers is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Alison Bentley flowers may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1/06/2012.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
name and job title
contact information including email address
demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping.
We may use the information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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Links to other websites
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Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at [email address]
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to [address].
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.