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Annual Produce Show 2018

Click HERE for a document of photos from the show

Visit to Savill Garden 2018

Visit to Terston

The visit to Terston was enjoyed by everybody. Lovely garden.

May Fayre

As usual the society set up and manned a stall at the annual May Fayre. Over £400 was taken on the stall, an increase on last year.

Trip to Welford Park

On Sunday 18th February 2018 club members made a visit to Welford Park to see the Snowdrops in bloom. See below for a picture.

 

Christmas Dinner 2017

The annual Christmas dinner this year was held at the Abbotts Mitre.

August 2017 - Produce Show

The annual produce show was held on 19th August 2017. Click the thumbnails below to see some pictures of the day and the prizewinners.

Show results. 

 

          First

          Second

           Third

 

The Harbord Silver Challenge Cup – Overall Best in Show

Jenny Llewellyn

Roz Lockwood

Peter Heslop.

 

The Pouncey’s Cup - Vegetables

Tony Greaves

Peter Heslop

Brian Stuart

 

The Stuart Bowl - Fruit

Brian Kay

Sue Stuart

Chris Baxendale

 

The Roy Waters Cup - flowers

Lynda Gent

Jenny Llewellyn

Roz Lockwood

 

The Edmunds Challenge Cup-

Produce

Jenny Kay

Carla Benedict

Jenny Llewellyn

 

The Heslop Cup - Children

Emily Bowyer

 

 

 

Potato Weigh In

Olive Broom

Mike Lockwood

Roz Lockwood.

 

  Best in Section Results 

         Vegetables

            Fruit

          Flowers

        Produce

 

Brian Stuart –Top Tray

Sue Stuart - Raspberries

Roz Lockwood –Arrangement not in vase

Jenny Kay – Quiche.

 

August 2016 - Produce Show

The annual produce show was held on 20th August 2016. Click here to see the results.

January 2016 - Talk on Sweet Peas by Jim McDonald

Click for Lesley Heslop's summary of the talk

Christmas Dinner - 25th November 2015

The Club's annual Christmas dinner was held as usual at the Upper Clatford Village Hall. The tables were beautifully decorated - many thanks to the committee. The evening was well attended and the members were treated to an excellent 5 course meal with wine, at a very reasonable price. The committee booked Test Valley Brass who performed some festive songs and managed to get everyone singing along to Christmas carols. 

Annual Produce Show -

The annual produce show was held on 15th August 2015. Click here to see the results.

Christmas Dinner - 26th November 2014

The Club's annual Christmas dinner was held as usual at the Upper Clatford Village Hall. The tables were beautifully decorated - many thanks to the committee. The evening was well attended and the members were treated to an excellent 5 course meal with wine, at a very reasonable price. As a diversion the committee booked 'Chester House' who performed some festive recitations. 

Annual Summer BBQ 2014

The annual BBQ was held on Sunday 6th July at the house of the chairman Lynda Gent. See below for some photographs taken by Paul Curtis and Roland Treby.

         

Commemoration Sundial

A sundial has been erected outside the village hall to commemorate 25 years of the gardening club. Click on the thumbnail below for a larger picture or go and have a look !

Many thanks to Leslie and Peter Heslop for making such a good job of installing it.

Take a look at the manufacturer's website - www.acanthuscaststone.co.uk

Christmas Dinner - 27th November 2013

The Club's annual Christmas dinner was held as usual at the Upper Clatford Village Hall. The tables were beautifully decorated - many thanks to the committee. The evening was very well attended and the members were treated to an excellent 5 course meal with wine, at a very reasonable price. As a diversion the committee booked the Test Valley Brass who played a selection of festive songs.

One of the tables - many thanks to committee members for decorations
Starter - Duck Pate
Soup - Butternut squash and red pepper
Roast Lamb
Choice of sweets - obviously very tasty !
Coffee and Mints
Test Valley Brass

AGM 2013

Here are some pictures from the AGM in October 2013 and the celebration of 25 years of the society.

Produce Show 2013

Here are some photos of the Club's annual produce show taken by Paul Curtis. Click the thumbnails for full size images.

   The prizes ! Weighing potatoes

Click here for the show results

Annual BBQ

The annual BBQ was held on Sunday 14th July at the house of the chairman Lynda Gent. See below for some photographs taken by Roy Shukri.

  

Annual Outing

On July 11th the club visited the NT gardens at Woolbeding and Uppark. See below for some photographs taken by Paul Curtis (Click on the thumbnails for larger images).

Woolbeding

                                         

Uppark

       

Talk May 2013 - Thomas Stone

Our talk in May 2013 was given by Thomas Stone. He gave a presentation on Hardy Geraniums, excellently illustrated with photographs in a Powerpoint presentation. More details are available on his website here. Click on the thumbnail below to see a picture of Thomas and our chairman Lynda Gent.

Talk April 2013 - Marcus Dancer

Our talk in April 2013 was given by a regular presenter to the society, Mr Marcus Dancer. He talked on the topic of 'Scented Plants through the year. Details of his nursery can be found on line at www.clematisplants.co.uk.

 

     
     
     
     
     

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