|Tuesday 9th January||
We will be having our Christmas lunch today, postponed from Dec 13th
Just for this meeting we will begin at 10.30am, with the speakers' talks. At 12noon we will sit down to eat our lunch, so that members who attend groups in the afternoon can be in time.
Speakers: Bee-keeping and Honey tasting Rhydwen
Flower arranging demonstration Pauline
Please bring your garden photograph for the competition, and there will still be the free raffle.
Food arrangements will remain the same as the original date.
|Tuesday 13th February||
Trees in the Garden and the Law illustrated talk by Ian McDermott
|Tuesday 13th March||
Cuttings, Graftings Plant division by Pauline
Members to bring herbaceous plants to share with other members
|Tuesday 10th April||
Change of programme due to the speaker being unavailable
|Tuesday 8th May||
Plant Fair provided by Twigs Horticultural Project, a local charity which provides work experience for the disadvantaged and disabled.
Plants and garden ornaments and sundries will be sale. Bedding plants will be available. There will be refreshments in the hall with money going to the charity.
|Wednesday 6th June||
Coach trip to Aulden Gardens and Nursery, Leominster; well known for their Irises. Morning visit will include a talk and refreshments. Lunchtime and afternoon will be spent in the National Trust property Berrington Hall. Coach will leave Brinton's Car Park at 9.15am
Cost: NT members £13.30. Non NT members £22.30, this includes coach fare, driver's tip, entrance fee and refreshments at Aulden and entrance fee to NT house if not a member.
Monies to be paid on or before 16th April, the April monthly town hall meeting.
|Wednesday 11th July||Visit to Spetchley Park Gardens, Worcester. By shared car, arrival time 11am. Cost £6.50 which includes the entrance fee and personal audio tour. Lunch in the cafe can be pre-booked nearer the time.|
|Tuesday 14th August||
British Native Garden Orchids Dr. Wilson Wall Illustrated Talk
He will bring plants to show and to sell
|Wednesday 12th September||Coach visit to National Trust property, Shugborough Hall, Stafford. Cost for NT members £8.30, for non NT members £19.70. This includes coach fare, driver's tip and entrance fee for non NT members. The Mansion, Gardens, Farm, Servants quarters and Patrick Lichfield apartments and exhibition will all be open. The Apartments will be by timed tickets. Monies to be paid on or before July 16th, the town hall July monthly meeting. Coach will leave Brinton's Park Car park at 9am prompt|
|Tuesday 9th October||
Robin Pearce from World's End Nurseries
Illustrated talk on Hostas, there will be plants to see and to buy.
Tuesday 13th November
|During the morning we will see Memories of the places we have visited during 2018. This will be followed by a light lunch, places to have been booked before 1st November.|