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February Meeting - Beneath the Trees

Our talk on the 1st February is by Julian Sutton, of Desirable Plants, whose subject is ‘Beneath the Trees: non-woody plants for the woodland garden’.  80 more words


Pruning the Garden

A Gardener is an editor of nature, and sometimes, wonderful things must make room for other wonderful things. Here are some critters and characters that didn’t make it into… 8 more words


Percy Picton Lecture - John Massey

This year’s annual Percy Picton Lecture on the 5th October will be delivered by John Massey, the well known owner of Ashwood Nurseries.  John’s subject will be ‘Inspirational Mentors and Their Plants’ and having heard John speak before I am sure it will be a very entertaining evening. 125 more words


The Gardening Club

Something is stirring in the garden, ready to be reborn.

In 1984, UK-born Martin Springett—an accomplished musician and illustrator who had produced comics for the legendary… 160 more words


Creating local connections...

Max (my moodle) and I go on lots of walks, but once a month, we go on a really special one. We walk around the local streets delivering invites. 848 more words

July and August Down Ampney News

You can now catch up with the Down Ampney News July 2015 and also make sure you follow local show judge, Steve Yell’s, tips on the best way to present your fruit, veg and flowers for the Annual Show by reading the… 56 more words

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Annual Show 2015

Despite the cool season this year the floral exhibits at this year’s Annual Show seem to have increased on last year.  The number of people exhibiting has remained the same but there was a decline in entries in the cookery section this year so we will be encouraging more people to bake next August. 306 more words