Programme 2016

Here is the Programme for 2016

This is the programme, now completed for 2016. There are links available to provide more information on each of the events that occured in the year..

Date Event Speaker/Other Information Info
Jan 21st Organic Gardening Peter Anderson
Chairman of the Shropshire Organic Gardeners Society (SOGS)
report…
Feb 6th
(Sun)
Annual Lunch
at The White Lion, Whittington
Feb 18th Club Quiz Night A General Knowledge Quiz that’s fun for all report…
Mar 16th A day in the life of a Wildlife Volunteer Sue Bosson report…
Apr 21st The Gardens of Powis Castle David Swanton
Powis Castle, Garden operations Manager
more…
Competition for all to enter A single flowering stem grown from a bulb (incl. corms tubers etc.)
May 4th
(Wed)
Garden Visit Abernant, Garthmyl, Powys SY15 6RZ report…
May 19th Gardening for Bees and Butterflies Jenny Steel
Jun 4th
(Sat)
Grand Plant Sale
in Trefonen Village Hall
report…
Jun 15th Plants For Your Garden
From buying, to planting,  to enjoying
Kristian Hickson-Booth report…
Competition for all to enter A single cut flower stem
Jul 7th
(Thu)
Garden Visit Bryn y Llidiart, Llanrhaeadr ym Mochant report…
Jul 21st Garden Design –
Simple secrets to create an outdoor living space that inspires and delights
Darren Rudge more…
Jul 30th
(Sat)
Summer Social Barbecue at Weston Pools,
Oswestry
Sep 15th
The History of English Roses Diane Perry report…
Competition for all to enter Home grown edible produce
Oct 20th Once Seen Never Forgotten.
A miscellany of photos and recollections
of Don’s entertaining garden travels.
Don Whitton more…
Nov 17th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and
Christmas Social Evening
report…

The Growing Club