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Compilation of pictures of our visits from 2007 to 2019.
201909 Visits2007to2013 and 201909 visits2014to2019

Programme - 2018

Date What and Where Who to organise (Notes)
Thursday January 4th 2018 No meeting: Reserve ideas include Manor House at Alwalton, Delfland at Doddington and Ayscoughfee Gardens in Spalding Linda
Thursday February 1st 2018 Annual quiz at Dave and Margaret's Dave and Margaret
Thursday March 1st 2018 Willow Holt, Sleaford Rd, Folkingham, Sleaford NG34 0SA Linda £3.50 to include a hot drink and biscuits on arrival and donation to charity. Snowdrops may be over but other bulbs will be in bloom.
Thursday April 5th 2018 Gill's for gardening chat (and possibly a bit of gardening!) Gill
Thursday May 3rd 2018 201805 Elgoods Brewery Gardens visit (followed by lunch) Linda £3.50 per head access to gardens without refreshments.
Thursday June 7th 2018Group Lunch at Liz'sLiz
Thursday July 5th 2018 Stamford allotments afternoon tea.NB 2.30 start Linda. See pictures at the side.
Thursday August 2nd 2018 Reschedueld at Barbara's Cancelled visit to Ponton Hall Little Ponton
Thursday September 6th 2018 Gardening gossip at Barbara's Barbara, (Linda) Decide which venue for next month and Christmas lunch!
Thursday October 4th 2018 Garden Centre visit and lunch Gates at Oakham /Springfields/Dobbies Barbara's please! Gates don't do talks - I have asked -but we haven't been there as a group yet!
Thursday November 1st 2018Annual planning meeting at Kay's Kay
Thursday December 6th 2018 Christmas do. Linda (or Dave!)

Program 2016 -2017

Date What and WhereWho to organiseNotes
Thursday January 5th 2017No meeting
Thursday February 2nd 2017 Botanical Gardens DVD and annual quiz Dave & Margaret
Thursday March 2nd 2017Little Ponton HallLinda. link to pics 201703Littlepontonhall
Thursday April 6th 2017Dobbies Visit , meet in the cafe at 10.Liz
Thursday May 4th 2017 Gardening chat at Sandra and Mike's (and maybe gazebo opening ceremony!) Spring Posy CompetitionDiscuss details for July lunch! Sandy and Mike. Link to photo album 201705Garden visit May 2017
Thursday June 1st Jersey Cottage Nursery Roman Bank, Moulton Seas End, PE12 6LG. Lunch at The Chequers 97, High Road, Weston, Spalding PE12 6RA . Jersey Cottage unhelpful re visit so we'll just turn up and look for ourselves! Linda Link to pictures 201706 Jersey Nursery visit
Thursday July 6th 2017 Barbara and Keith's caravan park Hunstanton Details to follow but garden competition viewing, sensory garden, lunch, afternoon tea at the lavender farm etc.Barbara
Wednesday July 12th Additional visit to Anthony's garden Ryhall. Link to pictures 201707 At Ryhall
Thursday July 27th 2017 Visit Roy, 3 St Pegas Peakirk (or if inclement 17th August) Link to pictures 201707 Peakirk
Thursday August 3rd 2017 Elton Hall Gardens.Linda (but Steve's 60th so may not be there!) Link to Pics,201708 EltonHall
Thursday September 7th 2017Allotment visit and home grown summer feast. All to contribute to lunch. Allotment 1A, Hall Meadow Road, PE6 8SG (road just before the Goat) then Liz's 102Link to Pics, 201709 Allotment visit
Thursday October 5th 2017Annual planning meeting at Linda's, 50, Crowson WayLinda
Thursday November 2nd 2017Gardening chat at Ray and Al's 83A Manor Way. Er - where shall we go for Christmas lunch?Ray and Al
Friday 8th in liue Thursday December 7th 2017 Christmas do. Linda

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