Founded by J Sadler in 1989 and affiliated to the RHS the White Horse Garden Club meets on the first Thursday of the month (with exceptions - see list below) in the THMH at 7.30pm. Membership is only £10 per annum, visitors £2.50 per meeting. The club arranges a wide range of talks and visits for anyone interested in gardens and gardening.
The autumn weather has been kind, providing an opportunity to put our gardens to bed and take pleasure in the seasonal colours that surround us.
THE OCTOBER MEETING ON THE A – Z OF ROSES, TALK BY SIMON WHITE OF PETER BEALES ROSES, with roses for sale at a competitive price was a successful evening and enjoyed by all. www.peterbealesroses.com
Next Meeting - Thursday 2nd November - 7:30pm
DIGGING DEEPER – a gentle look at garden science as it relates to soil and plant growth. Plus an Introduction to Whichford Pottery.
BY: Paul Williams, Head Gardener at Whichford Pottery.
VENUE: Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall, Uffington SN7 7RA
Members free. Visitors: £2.50. Raffle £1.
Do hope you can come along and bring friends, relatives, neighbours.
Thank you to everyone who supported ‘What Goes on in Uffington’ on Saturday 7th October. There was interest in the Garden Club and we now have some new members.
BULBS – Everyone should now have received their bulbs. Please can you settle your account at the forthcoming meeting unless already paid.
Just a reminder that we are back in the hall for talks from September on Thursdays at 7.30pm. See programme below
VISITS 2017 - have now all finished
The programme for next year will be published shortly
First Thursday of the month at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated. Membership per annum £10. Visitors £2.50.
Thursday 2nd November
‘Digging deeper - a gentle look at garden science as it relates to soil and plant growth’.
A talk by Paul Williams, Head Gardener at Whichford Pottery. www.pw-horticulture.com
Thursday 7th December
AGM, followed by ‘Gin - distilling and botanicals’, with gins to sample.
A talk by Majestic Wine. Seasonal refreshments included. Visitors £3.
Just a reminder that there is a Walking Group on the 1st Wednesday of the month, leaving Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall at 9.30am for approx. a 2 hour walk.
There is also a Cycling Group – on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, again leaving THMH at 9.30am for approx. a 2 hour gentle cycle ride with coffee break. Further information from me or see www.Uffington.net.