Members News

Bees report July 2014

work on the Plinth

Travel club update

Details of the 2015 trip to
Normandy

Summer Outing

date confirmed
Saturday 20th June 2015
Hyde Hall
Coach/Entrance/Guided Tour
£16

2014 December Quiz

 

News Flash

General Showing Tips

Autumn 2015 show schedule

Spring 2015 show schedule

2014 birdseed prices

New depot price list
March 2014

2014 travel club update

2014 News Letters
February - March

October - November

 

We have a new section

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 Chtysanthemsums
Perfect Pashley

2014 events



November 20th John Tyler on life in a nutshell, natural history in miniature
December 5th QUIZ NIGHT
December 18th Christmas Social with competitions, food and Jacky Nutkins on light hearted tales of a professional gardener and a quiz.
December 20th Christmas BBQ at the depot, mince pies and mulled wine while you shop

Note the Quiz night has been changed from 28th November to 5th December
2015 events

January 15th Annual General Meeting followed by a talk by Douglas Farrant – ‘Caring for orchids’
February 19th Tony Manning – ‘Our local waterways (and how this influenced what we grew)’
March 19th Workaid – a charity that recyles old garden tools and equipment and sends them to Africa to help those living in poverty earn a living
March 28th Spring Show in the Henderson Hall – plants requested to sell. Opens at 11 – 1pm.
April 16th Andy Sands, wildlife photographer – ‘It’s a bugs life’
April 24th Spring Quiz Night in the Manor House
May 21th Lucy Blunden – ‘Medicinal herbs that we can grow’
June 13th Abbots Langley Carnival – donations wanted for our stall


September 17th Chris Beardshaw – TV gardener and presenter
All ticket event
Contact Jo for details via our "ContactUs" email address


ABBOTS LANGLEY GARDENING SOCIETY

(ALGS)

Welcome to the one of the oldest Gardening Societies in the country which was established before 1866.

Please email the Society at the address below.

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Please visit regularly for the latest information. For MEMBERSHIP DETAILS click here

Click Here for History of UpDates, Last UpDated: 7 December, 2014 10:41 PM

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The Manor House Sports and Social Centre


December 18th Christmas Social
with competitions, food and a presentation by
Jacky Nutkins
with light hearted tales of a professional gardener and a quiz

 

doors open 7:40 meeting starts 8:00
Free to Members,
Non Members £2 admission - Bar, Refreshments & Raffle

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2014 Christmas BBQ
Mulled wine and mince pies at the depot
Friday December 20th
9:00 - 10:00

 

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November 2014 BBQ pictures

 

 

 

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ALGS honey will be available for sale for the first time in 2014 at our September Social Evening.
To ensure everyone has the opportunity of buying a jar we have bottled the honey into 4oz jars and will be selling these @ £2.00 each

 

 

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2014 Autumn Show Pictures


Best in Show

 

Show winners



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2014 spring show pictures

 

 

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Link to travel club 2014 trip presentations pdf

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Our Depot remains open all weather!

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

 

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Past Saturday Morning Breakfast BBQ's

to see pictures from November 2012 BBQ follow this link

Pictures from November 2010 BBQ

Pictures from July

Pictures from July 2009

 

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

Treat them to a Society membership for £5.

Or
A gift voucher for any amount to spend in our Depot

Contact Jane if you are interested on 01923 447281

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It's here - ALGS "Wanted / For Sale & offered" Page

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NEXT SOCIAL EVENT

Next social event at
The Manor House Sports and Social Centre

December 18th Christmas Social
with competitions, food and a presentation by
Jacky Nutkins
with light hearted tales of a professional gardener and a quiz

doors open 7:40 meeting starts 8:00
Free to Members,
Non Members £2 admission - Bar, Refreshments & Raffle

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quiz nights
click here for a list of previous results
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QUIZ NIGHT Friday 26th April 2013

Results

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The next Quiz night is
December 5th 2014
Contact Jo for tickets 443758

 

Help with a bee swarm Click on picture

HAMPTON COURT PALACE FLOWER SHOW

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

 

Previous Successes Include

2006 Silver

2004 Gold & Best in Show

2003 Gold & Best in Show

CHELSEA FLOWER 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
every Saturday 9:00 till 10:00
from January 2009

for new stock list (march 2014)
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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