Gardening & Wildlife Programme: January - March 2018

All events are on Thursdays, starting at 10.00 at Shaftesbury, unless noted otherwise.

18 January
DVD entitled "The National Trust's Finest Gardens throughout the Year"

25 January
"Everything you need to know about the Newport Wetlands" - a talk by Mike Skelton of the RSPB

15 February
"Bulbs for the garden" - an illustrated talk by Bob Wallis

22 February
An illustrated talk by one of our regulars, Sheena Crossley: "Garden Influences from Abroad"

15 March
"The Trials of running a listed garden" a talk by Helena Gerrish of High Glanau Manor, nr. Monmouth.

22 March
To be announced  

Provisional dates for your diaries.
It is hoped to visit the following gardens during the summer:
Tuesday 15th May - Duffryn Gardens, Tuesday 12th June - Powys Castle, Tuesday 3rd July - two Gardens in Herefordshire

 
There is a £1 payment at talks, which goes towards speakers' expenses.
Details of forthcoming visits can be found on the notice board, and additional details for all trips, visits, away-days, etc, can be found in the folder - the pink one with stars on!

Convenors: Gwyneth Hawkes (01633) 893166, Isabelle Paradice, Millie Carey and Mary Purnell
January 2017


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