Gardening Club

The Gardening Club is a very popular group based at the Village Hall. Meetings are held at on the first Wednesday of the  month 7.30pm - 9.00pm, generally at the Hall, though there are some visits out.

Programme for 2020

FEB 5th

Michelle Unsworth of 'So Plants' 

Very, Very Early Spring Garden


So Plants

MAR 4th

Barton Grange

Colour Container Planting – Green room


 Colourful Container
APR 1st 

Caroline & Tom Luke 

“Bursting into Spring”


Bursting into Spring

MAY 6th 

Annie Wynn 

Talk on the work of Let’s Grow Preston + hanging basket demonstration

Lets Grow Preston

JUNE 3rd

Viki Cuthbertson

Beekeeping with some advice for gardeners


JULY 1st

Alan Foxall

“The Garden Party” – Large Gold Medal winner, Southport Flower Show

Ex Botanic Gardens Southport, Southport Nurseryman, Sec. of Southport Garden Society

Alan Foxall

AUG 5th

Trip to Sizergh Castle - tba

Sizbergh Castle

SEPT 2nd

Steve Graham from Green Thumb ‘Lawn Care – tips for gardeners’ 

Green Thumb

OCT 7th  AGM, Gardening Quiz and Games

Quiz Question 

NOV 4th

Matthew Smith from ‘Brighter Blooms’ Nursery

‘Weeds: to love or loathe, that is the question’.

Brighter Blooms

Dec 2nd Christmas Dinner - to be arranged

Christmas Dinner

Club Officers:

Chairman: Pam Crayston 

Vice-chairman: Eileen Parker

Treasurer: Evelyn Heginbotham 

Hon Secretary: Barbara Percy

Other Committee Members: Cath Monks, Melene Spencer, Glynis Nairn and Caroline Luke


Annual membership - £10

£1.50 each meeting to include raffle and refreshments.

Guests are welcome at £2.00 per meeting.