Members News

Bees report July 2014

work on the Plinth

Travel club update

2014 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

Buckingham Palace trip details
October 2015

2014 December Quiz

Birdseed prices

Current depot price list

 

News Flash

Dont forget to get your potato and bucket
for entry in the Autumn show
(see below)
They are going fast

General Showing Tips

Autumn 2015 show schedule

Spring 2015 show schedule

 

2014 News Letters
February - March

October - November

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This year we have introduced two new sections to our show schedules


In the spring show we have a section for children at local schools to enter a pot of daffodils they have grown. The bulbs and compost were donated by Burston Garden Centre and the pots supplied by the society

The second new section is a bucket of potatoes grown from one tuber, the bucket, tuber and a copy of the rules are availble at the depot from 14th February for £2.00
The winner is the bucket with the heavest weight of potatoes. the buckets and contents are to be taken to the depot on the Friday evening befor the autumn show for weighing.
The winner will be announced at the show
£15.00 depot voucher for the winner

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
Life in a nutshell Nov 2014
Jackie Nutkins Dec 2014

 

 




2015 events



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

To email the Society please use 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: 19 April, 2015 5:09 PM (talk changed)

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Next social events
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The Manor House Sports and Social Centre

Friday April 24th
Spring Quiz Night
Fish and chip supper, Raffle and Bar

Contact Jo for tickets
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Thursday 21st May

Lucy Blunden
Medicinal herbs that we can grow

doors open 7:30
Free to Members,
Non Members £2 admission - Bar, Refreshments & Raffle

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All of the 2014 ALGS honey has now been sold
but look out for detail of our next batch in 2015

 

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Link to 2014 Autumn Show Pictures


Best in Show

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Link to 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 pictures

November 2014 link

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 at
The Manor House Sports and Social Centre

May 21st
Lucy Blunden
Medicinal herbs that we can grow

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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The next Quiz night is
April 24 2015
Contact Jo for tickets 443758

 

Help with a bee swarm Click on picture

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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
Saturday 9:00 till 10:00
all year round

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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