West Down Gardening Club Programme 2014/2015

2014
20th MarchAGM
Trekking in Nepal - Jonathan Hutchinson, RHS Rosemoor

Competition: Single stem of shrub from your garden
Pumpkin seeds to be given our for competition in November
24th AprilGarden Plants for Butterflies - Roy Cheek
Competition: Single stem beginning with 'B' from your garden
9th MayMalvern Spring Show
15th MayThe Bee Friendly Garden - Neil Lovesey, Picket Lane Nursery
Competition: A honey pot
19th JuneGarden visit to Nina and Roger's with cheese and wine
4th to 8th JulyLong weekend in the Midlands
17th JulyMini Show
21st AugustBarn Owls Trust's Lennon Legacy Project - transforming 26 acres of intensively grazed sheep pasture
into 26 acres of barn owl heaven - David Ramsden, the Trust's Senior Conservation Officer

Competition: Own photo of bird of prey
18th SeptemberConfessions of a Plantaholic - Chris and Julie Yates, Cottage Garden Society
Competition: Cottage garden arrangement in a 3" diameter container
16th October100 Plants That Almost Changed the World - Chris Beardshaw
At the Braunton Parish Hall
20th November The Fantastic World of Fungi - Dr Eirene Williams
Competition: Own photo of fungi and pumpkin with the largest circumference
7th DecemberChristmas Meal
2015
15th JanuaryMy Early Days Learning the Horticultural Trade - Nick Oliver, St John's Garden Centre
Competition: Single stem of garden flower
19th MarchAGM