Archives for April 2014

BGs Fact Sheets

Ray Broughton gave a talk to the Beech Gardeners at the Beech Village Hall on 9 April 2014 and spoke on some of his lectures on a huge variety of topics such as - Pests and diseases in the garden Topical tips and new ideas Distinctive Container Gardening for Spring and Summer Distinctive ... Read more

Spring Quiz Night

Our village hall was inundated with budding Masterminders when Peter Cox held his annual Quiz Night on Saturday 5th April. With questions on a range of subjects and from different eras, the brains were taxed to the full! The event was attended by 76 people of varying ages and varying knowledge as ... Read more

Ray Broughton’s talk on “The Ups and Downs of Public Speaking”

On Wednesday 9th April 2014 Ray Broughton came to the Beech Village Hall to talk on "The Ups and Downs of Public Speaking".  There was a good turn out of more than 60 people and he entertained us well. Ray, who lectured at  Sparsholt College for many years and now teaches staff and students at RHS ... Read more

Entry forms now available for Beech’s NEW Village Show!

On Saturday 20th September 2014 Beech Gardeners are putting on a new Beech Village Show - a fresh initiative open to all in Beech.  Show your home-grown fruit, vegetables and flowers and win 1st, 2nd or highly-commended certificates - or even BEST ENTRY IN SHOW. There is a variety of classes for ... Read more

Rural Broadband Update

Hampshire County Council recently held an updating session in Winchester, which Councillor David Woodroofe attended. It was reported that work to give Medstead exchange subscribers superfast broadband will be rolled out from June to December 2014. Superfast broadband, technically known as ... Read more