THEYDON BOIS

HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

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Theydon Bois Horticultural Society was formed in May 1899 and has held an Annual Show every year since – except when interrupted by World Wars!

 

The Society is run by a committee of dedicated villagers who look after the planters in the village and have recently adopted the station flowerbeds. The Society also engages in the odd bit of ‘guerrilla gardening’, planting crocuses in the verges. We arrange two or three outings a year to gardens and stately homes and hold talks of general and specialised interest in the Village Hall, free to members.

 

You can join the Horticultural Society at a cost of only £2 per year by contacting a member of the committee, asking at a show or outing, or just waiting for them to knock on your door in the springtime! Membership entitles you to free admission to our show and talks, and reduced prices for trips.

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Epping Forest Beekeepers’ Association

You are invited to a conference on Asian Hornets - further details here.

 

Horticultural Society

Talk: What do I do with this space? 

by Darren Lerigo

Wednesday 17th April 2019 at 8.00pm

in the village hall.

Members free, Non-members £2

 

Visit: Hampton Court Palace & Gardens,

Saturday 11th May 2019

Coach to leave the village hall car park at 9.30am. Estimated return 5.30pm

Price £25 (Members), £27 (Non-members). Tickets: contact Margaret Jones 01992 814797

 

Visit: Hyde Hall Flower Show,

Thursday 1st August 2019

Coach to leave the village hall car park at 9.30am. Estimated return 5.00pm

Price £12 (Members), £14 (Non-members). Tickets: contact Margaret Jones 01992 814797

 

Visit: Nymans NT, West Sussex,

Saturday 14th September 2019

Coach to leave the village hall car park at 9.30am. Estimated return 5.30pm

Price £25 (Members), £27 (Non-members) (Reduction for RHS & NT members)

Tickets: contact Margaret Jones 01992 814797

 

Talk: The Orchid Hunter by Leif Bersweden

Wednesday 20th November at 8.00 pm

in the village hall.

Members free, Non-members £2

This will be followed by refreshments

and the AGM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Members of the Committee

replanting the planters in November with pansies and primulas for the winter.

 

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