Horticultural Society

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Beautiful yard at 95 Bollington RoadThe thriving Bollington & District Horticultural Society holds a Spring Show in March and an Annual Show in September each year, as well as regular monthly meetings.

Contact

Hon. Secretary: Mrs. Sheila Franks
Tel: 01625−572057
email

Show Secretary: Mrs. Joyce Burton
Tel: 01625−572668

The Bollington & District Horticultural Society meets at 7.30 pm on the 3rd Thursday of each month (unless otherwise stated) at The Community Centre, Ovenhouse Lane, Bollington. Members £l.50 Non-Members £3.00.

We hold a Spring Show in March and an Annual Show in September each year. Schedules are obtainable via links below but only once they are published a few weeks before the show, or from the Secretary. Non-members always welcome at meetings.

Annual Shows 2017

Spring Show was held on Saturday 11th March 2017. Schedule

Autumn Show will be held on Saturday 2nd September 2017.

Forthcoming Horticultural Society events

2017 Meetings Programme

HORTICULTURAL EVENTS PLANNED FOR 2017

The Bollington and District Horticultural Society meets at 7:30pm on the 3rd Thursday of each month (unless otherwise stated) at The Community Centre, Ovenhouse Lane, Bollington, Cheshire. SK10 5EY.
Members £1:50 Non-members £3:00.
Please remember that your subscription of £6 for 2017 is due in January.

  1. Talk with a Difference - A History of Potting
    Thursday 19th January 2017 Annette and John Christophers will talk about the history of pottery and give a demonstration.

  2. AGM
    Thursday 16th February 2017

  3. Bollington & District Horticultural Society & Flower Club Fifty First Spring Show
    Saturday March 11th 2017 at the Civic Hall, Bollington. 2 – 4.00pm.

  4. Making the most of your greenhouse and polytunnel
    Thursday 16th March 2017 Ideas and advice from Ken Whittaker.

  5. Container Gardening
    Thursday 20th April 2017 A talk by Ian Lowe in time to design your pots for summer.

  6. Trip to the National Arboretum
    Thursday 18th May 2017

  7. Note the later date
    Thursday June 29th 2017 An evening visit to a garden in Lower Withington.

  8. Hardworking Plants for a Small Garden
    Thursday July 20th 2017 An illustrated talk by Maureen Sawyer

  9. Trip to Highclere House and Waterperry Gardens
    Sunday 23rd July- Monday 24th July

  10. Rhododendrons, Primulas, Orchids and the Dalai Lama
    Thursday August 17th 2017 A talk by Marian Bray.

  11. Bollington & District Horticultural Society & Flower Club Fifty Third Annual Show
    Saturday 2nd September 2017 at the Civic Hall, Bollington. 2 – 4.00pm.

  12. Thursday 21st September 2017.

  13. Thursday 19th October 2017 Details and speaker to be arranged.

  14. Plants for Autumn Colour
    Thursday 16th November 2017 A talk by Ingrid and John Millington

  15. Christmas Dinner
    Thursday 7th December 2017.

For more information call 01625−420248 or email.