Lectures, Visits and Annual Show

PROGRAMME 2018 

All talks are at 7.30pm at FRESHFORD VILLAGE MEMORIAL HALL. Members free. Visitors £3.00. Everyone welcome. Download a summary programme hereIf anyone is interested in going on the summer outings they should contact Penny Jones on 01225 723447 or email peter.pennyjones@gmail.com

      

2018


1 September           

ANNUAL SHOW

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Freshford Village Hall

2.00pm to 5.00pm

Entrance Fee £1, Exhibitor Fee 25p

Refreshments, Home-made Cakes, Raffle



Click image to download show leaflet with full details of classes and entry requirements.

 




3 October              

BREAKING THE RULES: CONTAINER GARDENING WITH A TWIST                       

JONATHAN GARRATT, potter and ceramicist, takes a fresh look at container gardening to stimulate us into trying something completely different.           

 

7 November              

AMAZE THE NEIGHBOURS! LARGE AND UNUSUAL PERENNIALS                                     

ROGER TURNER was trained as an architect and has written several books on gardening.  He lectures widely, specialising in perennials, garden design and history.  He is a knowledgeable plantsman, active in the Hardy Plant Society, and a founding member of the Gloucestershire group of the National Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens.           

 

5 December               

TWELVE MONTHS OF COLOUR           

                          

NEIL LOVESEY of Picket Lane Nursery, S Perrott, will offer tips on how to get the best from your plants throughout the year.

 

2019

 

9 January

THE BISHOP’S PALACE WELLS - PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE. 

           

JAMES CROSS, Head Gardener.