Members News

Bees report July 2014

work on the Plinth

Travel club update

2016 outings

Scotland itinerary
July 1st - 4th

Hilliers Gardens outing
booking form

Birdseed prices

March 2016 depot price list


News Flash

Don't forget to get your potato and bucket
for entry in the Autumn show

General Showing Tips

Spring 2016 show schedule

Spring 2016 show pictures

Autumn 2016 show schedule

2015/6 news letters

Decmber / January

February / March


Pams Pages

Follow this link for a selection of reports on various events the held by the society

ALFA willows
Seasonal containers
Growing and showing Chrysanthemums
Perfect Pashley
Life in a nutshell Nov 2014
Jackie Nutkins Dec 2014
December 2015 report

April 2016 talk


2016 events
All meetings are at The Manor House
Doors open 7:40

April 21st Meeting Retail Manager at Ayletts Nursery and former garden expert at Radio Cambridge.

April 29th SPRING QUIZ NIGHT 7pm for 7.30 start ( for ticket details)

May 19th meeting Darren Lerigo - 'What do I do with this space?'

June 11th Abbots langley carnival in the Monor House Sports ground
Please bring any of your spare plants for us to sell for the society ether to the depot on Friday (10th) evening
or to the show ground Saturday morning

June 16th ALFA meeting Dr Annie Gray, food historian & TV presenter
All ticket event £5 members, £8 non-members contact Jo for tickets

July 9th BBq at the depot between 9:00 and 10:00

September 10th Autumn Show at Abbots Langley Community Centre (Link to Schedule)

September 15th Meeting Jane Perrone subject tbc

October 20th Meeting Jackie Nutkins subject tbc

November 11th Quiz Night at the Manor House doors open 7pm for 7:30 start ( for ticket details)

November 17th Meeting Andrew Babicz - 'The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh'

November 5th BBq Breakfast at the Depot with Chris and his bangers

December 15th Meeting Social evening

December 17th Christmas Mulled wine and Mince Pies in the Depot

January 19th AGM afterwards Geoff Clinton on Flora and Fauna of the Galapagos Islands



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Next social events
The Manor House Sports and Social Centre

The spring quiz
probably the best quiz in Abbots
come along for a fun evening with a fish supper, raffle and bar
Friday 29th April at the manor house
doors open at 7:00 for 7:30 start
for tickets contact Jo on our contactus email address


Our next talk at the Manor House will be

'What do I do with this space?'
Darren Lerigo
May 19th

Doors open 7:40 meeting starts 8:00

Free to members

Guests welcome entrance £2

Raffle and bar


Hints & Tips on rose growing and showing
Rod Pengally


2016 Autumn Show schedule now on line
















































2015 honey is ready and going fast
contact Kate or Chris for details


Link to 2014 Autumn Show Pictures

Best in Show


Link to 2014 spring show pictures



Link to travel club 2014 trip presentations pdf



Our Depot remains open all weather!

Dave Sutherland and Jo Domaniewska brave the elements to keep the Depot open through the snow.



Past Saturday Morning Breakfast BBQ's pictures

November 2014 link

November 2012 BBQ follow this link

Pictures from November 2010 BBQ

Pictures from July

Pictures from July 2009



Having problems with what to buy for your nearest and dearest
who likes gardening

Treat them to a Society membership for £5.

A gift voucher for any amount to spend in our Depot

Contact Jane if you are interested on 01923 447281



Next social event at
The Manor House Sports and Social Centre

'What do I do with this space?'
Darren Lerigo
May 19th

Doors open 7:40 meeting starts 8:00

Free to members

Guests welcome entrance £2

Raffle and bar


quiz nights
click here for a list of previous results

The next Quiz night is
29th April 2016
Contact Jo for tickets 443758


Help with a bee swarm Click on picture



Window Box and Hanging Basket entry at the 2007
Hampton Court Palace Flower Show was awarded a


Previous Successes Include

2006 Silver

2004 Gold & Best in Show

2003 Gold & Best in Show


2002 Silver

2001 Silver Gilt

2000 Silver




Travel Club 2011 click here

Bowled over by Barcelona
by Kate

The Lady Gardeners of Northumberland
by Kate

ALGS Depot

The Depot
will be open for business
Saturday 9:00 till 10:00
all year round

stock list (Mar 2016)
Click here

but please note prices are subject to change
dependent on what deals we can negotiate.

Don't forget your bird seed




From The Chairman

Baby HedgeHog Feeding on Cat Food.

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