Newsletter July 2020
Next event: Tuesday 14 July 2020.
Evening Garden Visit to the Manor House, Dorchester on- Thames, OX10 7HZ.
This event is scheduled to take place at the moment. Details are:
Thurs 3 September 2020 Hyde Hall Flower Show, Chelmsford.
- 2-acre garden in beautiful setting.
- Depart by 6,15pm for arrival by 7pm.
- Brief Introductory talk, ten minutes max. Wine and nibbles.
£10.00p.Car parking. Bookings to the treasurer on 730961. Payment on
the night will apply. Max 40 members. Transfer by private cars.
anticipate that by 14 July the distancing rule will have been reduced
to 1 metre. Drivers are asked to consider the option of taking a
passenger with them. There are other rules being relaxed, for
example opening of shops, which is indicative of an improving situation
with reduced risk. Also, the rate of infection is falling.
- There will be distancing rules applied by the proprietor.
- Directions and maps will be circulated nearer the time.
- We currently have 26 names down.
- Note change to departure and arrival times.
Regrettably The RHS Hyde Hall have now cancelled this event.
This is still on target for Saturday 5 September in the Village Centre.
Coach outing to the National Arboretum
This still scheduled to run. Watch this space.
Garden Centre discounts
A reminder that on presentation of your membership card a discount of 10% can be obtained from Yarnton Nurseries and AWBS nursery on the Southern By-pass. Their stock is very low at the moment.
But some good news. We have now secured a similar discount from Cassington Nurseries,
Yarnton Road, Cassington. They have an excellent display at present (10
June 2020), well worth a visit. Hours 9-5pm Monday to Saturday. 10-4
Sunday. Don’t forget your membership card!