Because of the pandemic, club meetings have been suspended. However we expect to start regular meetings at Herne Farm in September when our new year starts. Annual membership will remain at £15 starting in September. Below is the provisional start-up speaker programme for the coming year.
09 Sep 2021
Jonathan is a specialist orchid grower and winner of many trophies and certificates for his displays.
14 Oct 2021
Weather: drought, deluges and dust devils
Ian is a former weather presenter and the principal of Frosted Earth. A subject close to our hearts and a talk not to be missed.
11 Nov 2021
Annual General Meeting
09 Dec 2021
13 Jan 2022
Gardening in the climate and biodiversity crisis
Melanie is enthusiastic in her quest for a sustainable garden.
10 Feb 2022
Gilbert White – the gardener
David spent nearly forty years at Gilbert White’s House and Gardens, retiring a couple of years ago as head gardener.
10 Mar 2022
Growing plants in small containers
Barry is a well-known grower and vice-president of the RHS Fruit, Vegetable and Herb Committee. Those members thinking of container growing will find the evening invaluable.
14 Apr 2022
Plants for small gardens
A lecturer at Sparsholt College, Ray’s talks are always entertaining and informative.
12 May 2022
The plight of the bumble bee
With a worrying decline in the bee population, due in part to a loss of habitat, it’s important to redress the balance with garden plants.