Llantwit In Flower Volunteers Day Trip.

Llantwit In Flower Volunteers Group have 5 vacancies on their coach and have asked if anyone from the society would like to go. 

The trip is on July 7th and is to Painswick Rococco Garden and Misarden Park and the cost is £29.60 each. 

Mr Bob Bevington is organising the trip and can be reached on 01446 773511 for more info. 

Summer Show

Our Summer Show is back on August 20th and our schedules and entry forms are available to download and print at home and there will also be a limited number in the society store. 

Visit our Trips & Events page for the forms!

 

Malvern Show

Wick Horticultural Society are running a coach trip to the Malvern Show on Sunday 8th and have a few spaces left!

Cost of the trip is £30.00 and you can contact Mr Ron Ayres on 01656 890679!

Bedding Plant Order Collections.

Don't forget if you ordered bedding plants from us they are available for collection on Saturday May 7th at 8.30am - 10.30am prompt from the society store located on the allotments behind the Llantwit Major Fire Station. 

 

Thank you.  

Society Talks Schedule May - July 2016

Our society talks are held on the last Wednesday of every month at 7.30pm in the Llantonian Hall, Llantwit Major. Details of our upcoming talks are as follows; 

 

May 25th 2016

Phillip Thomas - Pests & Diseases.

June 29th 2016

Ivor Mace - RHS Gardens at Wisely & Rosemore

July 27th 2016

Sheena Crossley - Gardening Made Easier

May 2016 Coach Trip.

We still have spaces available on our May 15th coach trip to Savill Gardens, Windsor. 

If you have requested a space on the trip we need final numbers and payments ASAP please. 

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Coach Trip - Savill Gardens May 2016

Our next coach trip is to the Royal Savill Gardens in Windsor which will be on Sunday May 15th 2016. 

The coach is leaving the car park behind the rugby club in Llantwit Major at 7.15am and is expected to return at around 7.15pm. 

The cost of the trip is £48.00 per person and we are asking for a £20.00 deposit ASAP to secure your place. 

The price includes the coach trip, entry to the Royal Gardens, a hot lunch including a drink, a boat cruise down the Thames and a cream tea on board! 

We are really looking forward to this trip so if you're interested in joining us please contact Trips Secretary Elizabeth Rees ASAP on 01446 750387.

If you haven't been on one of our coach trips before we always travel with Pencoed Travel, departing from the car park behind the rugby club in Llantwit Major and we stop at a service station on the road. On board we also have a raffle and quiz, both of which are provided. 

Everyone is welcome, members and non members, young and old, gardeners and non gardeners! 

We look forward to seeing you in May! 

Savill Gardens, Windsor trip poster. 

Savill Gardens, Windsor trip poster. 

Thank You.

Thank you to everyone who turned up for our March talk on Dahlias, we had another big turn out and we hope you all enjoyed yourselves. 

Thanks again to Mark Ashton for coming to speak to us and for giving such an excellent talk!

March Trip 2016

We are taking names for our Spring Trip to two private gardens on the Gloucester/Herefordshire border on March 20th. 

We are asking for a deposit to confirm your place on the coach ASAP and please contact Elizabeth Rees 01446 750387 for more information. 

Tonight!!!

Our first talk of 2016 is tonight at 7.30pm in the Llantonian Hall, Llantwit. 

Our talk 'Edible Planting' will be hosted by Michele Fitzsimmons, a permaculture designer and educator based in Cardiff. Michele specializes in organic fruit and vegetable growing and from a palette of thousands of edible perennial and annual plants, she will show how to combine beauty with purpose to create a garden completely in tune with nature.  

All are welcome, admission is free and we look forward to seeing you there!