Bideford Gardener’s Club © 2015. Created by Mike Avis


CLUB MEETINGS 2019 commence at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated

PLEASE NOTE These are the projected speakers and events and some are subject to confirmation when we have agreed details with the location or speaker. Newsletters and this website will provide further details as will Club meetings. Guests are welcome at all meetings for a nominal charge of £1.00 unless a special event where ticket prices apply. We hope they like the meetings and become members. You can find the form on the Contact Us Page.

With no Winter break,  if the weather does become doubtful on any night please ring me on 07710 454230 for information.

Tuesday 12th February - Graham Hobbs - Photography of Nature, Wildlife & Plants

Tuesday 12th March – Donald Everitt, Autumn the Forgotten Season. RHS Wisley trained grower with plants for sale.

Tuesday 9th April - Patio Planters & Baskets - Mike Avis with ideas on new plants this year

Sunday 14th April - Hartland Abbey - Bluebell Time visit by cars

Tuesday 14th May – Plant Propagation with our own plant experts, Reg & Ena Whitbread, Ken Bishop, Dave & Mike

Sunday 19th May - Atlantic Botanic Nursery, Whitegates, Moor Lane Braunton EX33 2NU visit by cars

Tuesday 11th June  –  Show Preparation Meeting & Quiz with Cream Tea, Scones & Jam £1.00 for the tea. Pauline arranging

Saturday 15th June - The Cornish Rose Company - visit to their nursery and showground

Tuesday 9th July - Bill Lee - Exhibiting Veg and Fruit with tips on presentation etc - bring some items for guidance

Sunday 18th August - 53rd Annual Open Flower Show and South West Begonia Show

Friday 6th September - Kilver Court Shepton Mallett - Coach trip Cancelled deposits will be refunded.

Tuesday 10th September - Rosemary Langdon - Blackmore & Langdon’s from 1901 to present day.  Just Confirmed and open to any club with horticultural or indeed historical interests. A great talk by a very special personallity

Tuesday 8th October -  Peter Christie - Flower Shows over the years and Bideford  History

Tuesday 12th November –  Rose Roberts,  Northam Burrows Head Ranger - Presentation on the Country Park

Tuesday 10th December – Annual General Meeting and Informal Quiz with Bring and Share Supper. Bring your Christmas floral decoration and win a prize!

All visits are confirmed, please see booking form and details on the Trips Page

2020 Speakers and meeting dates to follow but with the exception of April when it will be the 3rd Tuesday all will be the second Tuesday each month February to July and September to December commencing at 7.30pm.