Programme for 2018

Honey Farmers, Flowers, Fruit and Friendship -The 2018
Programme for the Gardening Club

With a membership of almost  50, the village’s Gardening Club has had a successful first year and is now looking forward to the next 12 months. The cost of membership remains at £10 a year, which includes several of the talks (on occasion an extra small fee may be charged to cover speaker expenses) and newsletters. 

In the words of one speaker after a meeting “I really enjoyed my visit to the gardening club and found everyone there so friendly.”  

The programme and details for the remainder of this year can be found below.


Thursday October 11th 7pm Chapel School Room  Growing Fruit  - iIlustrating all aspects of successful fruit growing, both bushes and trees with recommendations for varieties hardy in the North.  Hilary Dodson, Chairman of the Northern Fruit Group.

Thursday December 6th  Christmas Social event at The Masons Arms, max of 28, first come first served.  Please contact Annabel.

Wednesday December 19th  Hands-on workshop with village florist, Cerys Gill, Village Hall 10am.  Close to Christmas we can use fresh flowers and foliage.  Create a Table Decoration - everything needed is provide.  Cost £45 to members.

All meetings are held at the Methodist School at 7pm unless otherwise stated.

If you are not a member, but would like to join, then please contact the Chairman, Colin Hunter, e-mail: or Tel 676795.

If any member would like to become more involved and be part of an active, but very informal, Committee, then please also get in touch with Colin before the AGM. (The Club urgently need a press secretary if anyone would be interested.)