Bord Bia Bloom 2023
The National Poisons Information Centre at Beaumont Hospital will have a small Show Garden at the Bord Bia Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park from 1st to 5th June in collaboration with the Health and Safety Authority and the HSE MyChild.ie team. The garden is called the ‘Know, Act, Prevent Garden’ and aims to educate the public to Know the potential poisons in the home and garden, Act to use household products and garden chemicals safely and put these items out of reach and sight of children, and thereby Prevent accidental poisoning. The show garden is designed by Declan McKenna and will feature a kitchen area, a garden shed, and a full array of beautiful, low toxicity plants.
Coma along and visit us at garden number 5 if you are attending the Bord Bia Bloom festival over the June bank holiday weekend. We would love to see you!
Dr Edel Duggan, Clinical Director at the National Poisons Information Centre at Beaumont Hospital said “The staff at the Poisons Centre are thrilled to have a Show Garden at the Bord Bia Bloom festival this year. Our garden is called the “The Know, Act, Prevent Garden” and highlights the importance of poison prevention awareness to keep everyone safe at home and in the garden. We are delighted to collaborate with the Health and Safety Authority and the HSEMyChild.ie team on this initiative.
Declan McKenna is our garden designer and he is doing a great job bringing our vision and safety messages for the garden to life. We look forward to welcoming you to our garden in June”