The programme of  guest speakers  

March – December 2024 – 7.15 for a 7.30 start, refreshments after talk

March 12th  

This meeting starts at 7pm with a short AGM before the talk

David Cropp – New Plants from Old – A practical demonstration of dividing and potting on. David is bringing books and heritage apple juice for sale and the potted on plants will be available for the audience to take home after the demonstration

April 9th

Margie Hoffnung –  The Threat to Historic Gardens

May 14th

Jo Homan – The  Orchard Project: the benefits of community orchards

8th June – Plant sale and Eco Business Fair, Town Hall, 9am to midday – plant and eco stalls, come along and bag a bargain, learn how to be more eco friendly and enjoy a cuppa and a slice of delicious cake


June 11th

Anita Barrett – Community Gardening

July 9th

Sally Oats – Starting a Cut Flower Patch from Scratch

No meeting in August 2024

September 10th

Richard Ricketts –  Introducing the Amazing Honey Bee

October  8th

Ian Sadler – Innovation, Automation: how your garden and house plants are produced in the 21st century

November 12th

Fiona Warin – The History of Allotments

December 10th

Charlotte Howard – My Life as a Garden Designer