Wed 8 Jan:

Seasons in the Wyre Forest

Illustrated talk by Sylvia Sheldon

 

Wed 12 Feb:

Accessories to Plants in Gardens

Illustrated talk by Ian Nex

 

Wed 12 Mar:

"Hidden Places, Secret Lives"

Illustrated talk by Rosemary Winnall  who recently featured on BBC Countryfile programme

 

Wed 9 April:

Perfume in the Garden

Illustrated talk by Susan Russell

 

Wed 14 May:

Change of Speaker

Linda Eggins.

   Illustrated talk on New Plants, Old Plants, Who Cares!

 

Sat 17 May:

Coffee morning, Bring and Buy and Plant Sale.  10am - 12noon in Broadwaters Church Hall

Please start thinking about what items you can bring to sell, all monies raised go towards funding our speakers throughout the year.

 
Frid 23 May:

Coach outing to Dorothy Clive Gardens, Market Drayton. Arrive 10am, leave at 2pm after lunch and go onto Hodnet Hall Gardens, Market Drayton. Arrive at 2.30pm leave at 4.45pm.

Total cost inc. coach fare, 2 entrance fees & drivers tip, £20.50 based on a full coach.  Coach leaving Brinton's park at 8.30am.

 

Mon 2 June:

Walk & Talk with Bill White at his nursery and plant centre at Far Forest.

6.30pm - 8.30pm  £2.50 inc refreshments,  10% off purchases made on the visit.

 

Wed 11 June:

Bulbs through the Year

Illustrated talk by Vic Aspland

 

Frid 13 June:

Meet Reg Moule at David's Nurseries, Martin Hussingtree; at 2.30pm. 

Talk and refreshments £5

 

Frid 27 June:

Pump Cottage, Alvechurch  2pm.

Talk, garden tour & food £6 with Barry Knee

 

Wed 9 July:

Evening visit to Stone Cottage Garden.  6pm

£5.  Talk & refreshments with Louisa Arbuthnot

 

Frid 18 July:

Meadow Farm, Feckenham.  Diane Cole  2pm

£5   Talk, tour & food.  ( min 15 members)

      
Mon 11 Aug:

Coach trip to Hampton Court Castle & Gardens, Leominster.  Arrive at 10.30am, leave at 4.45pm.

Total cost inc. coach fare, driver's tip, entrance fee including guided tours of Castle & Gardens based on a full coach, £16.50.  Groups will be split into 2 for both tours.  Coach leaving Brinton's Park at 9am.

There are catering facilities within the grounds.

 

Frid 29 Aug:

Towne House, Astley, Stourport.   Tim Smith   2pm

£7  Talk, guided tour of sub tropical & refreshments.  ( min 10 members)

Members' names now being taken for this visit
  Back to Indoor Meetings,  which start promptly at 7pm  

Wed 10 Sept:

Illustrated talk on "Carnivorous Plants" by Mike King

He will bring some of these amazing plants to show and to sell.

 

Wed 8 Oct:

A Garden from Scratch

Illustrated talk by Adrian James

 

Wed 12 Nov:

Memories of the Gardening Year 2014

 
Wed 10 Dec:

Christmas Shared Supper.

Numbers will be limited, to regular members of the gardening group.  Please note all places have now been reserved.  Please arrive before 5.45pm and remember your plate, utensils and food.  Desserts & drinks will be provided.