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Local Gardening and Horticultural Societies

'We have been in existence since about 1866, which makes us one of the oldest societies in the country ... One of our main attractions is our monthly Social evenings (and 2 very popular quiz nights). Guest speakers present garden related topics and everyone is welcome to these social evenings. They run from September to May.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Barrington is a conservation village with houses built mainly of local stone or cob and many with a thatched roof. It has a population of about 400 and lies one mile from the southern edge of the Somerset Levels and 3 miles north of Ilminster in South Somerset. Meetings of the Gardening Society are held in the Village Hall on the third Tuesday of each month at 7.45 pm (unless otherwise specified) and include a guest speaker and refreshments. Our annual programme is designed to be both informative and entertaining and covers a wide range of subjects.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'The Society was formed in 1919, originally for local allotment holders. Nowadays, the Society welcomes anyone who is interested in gardening of any sort.' Activities include 'a programme of talks on gardening and related subjects'.

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Henton & District Gardening Club, founded in 1999, is now a voluntary, educational institution with the purpose of providing a focus and venue for those interested in improving and extending learning about gardens and gardening. Our membership is principally drawn from the villages of Henton, Bleadney, Yarley and Wookey, including the City of Wells, Somerset ... Talks and events throughout the year including presentations from experts in their field who enthusiastically share their knowledge with members ... For gardening enthusiasts of all ages and experience to share and further their knowledge in a warm and friendly atmosphere.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'During the winter months from October to March we hold meetings on alternate Tuesdays ... Our winter meetings consist of illustrated lectures on various aspects of gardening, slides of visits to famous gardens at home and abroad and occasional practical demonstrations. You are more than welcome to our meetings.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

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