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P- Gardening for All

What it is: We are a friendly group of people interested in plants, gardens and gardening. In the Autumn and Winter terms there are fortnightly illustrated talks, demonstrations and Q & A sessions on a wide variety of topics broadly and specifically connected with gardens and gardening. As a well-established group we can get well-known local experts as speakers and topics can range from a single specific plant to the environment and ecology. Instead of a talk we try to build in one trip per term to view a garden of autumn or spring interest. In the Summer there are five visits to local gardens, usually charged at NGS rates and often including tea, coffee and cake! We arrange two trips to not-so-local gardens which incur a charge for a coach and admission. New members are welcome and made to feel at home.

When it is: 9.30 am - noon, alternate Tuesdays

Where it is: Oak Room, Gateway Centre, Front Street Acomb, YO24 3BZ

Cost: £20.00 per Autumn or Winter term. Garden visit costs vary (usually NGS charge + refreshments + transport)

Additional: There is good disability access at Gateway and reserved parking for blue badge holders. Free car parking nearby; good access by bus

Group Leader: Christine Bank

Further details: To contact the Membership Secretary, click on the pigeon 'send a message' link

Phone: Group Leader - 01904 864055

Spaces or waiting list: spaces

Updated 14/07/2022

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