Archives for February 2016

BGs’ visit to Anna’s Snowdrops garden – 17 February 2016

About a dozen Beech Gardeners visited Anna's garden which was ablaze with snowdrops.  The day was grey and showery and the poor little snowdrops were tucking their heads under their arms - so the photographer went back the next day and took more SUNNY photos which are in the gallery below.  The BGs ... Read more

Food and games at our Extraordinary Social Evening Friday 18th March

We had a great turnout for the Extraordinary Social on 18th March, with Gill Todd-Smith winning our indoor games Triathalon. After a highly competitive final between Sally Matthews from Four Marks and Beech's very own Bluebell girl, Gill's determination prevailed and she was awarded the cup by ... Read more

Sheila’s Charity Spring Bulbs and Plants Festival – Saturday 6 February 2016

Sheila is a valued member of the Beech Gardeners and contributed to a Charity Spring Bulbs and Plants Festival on Saturday 6 February 2016 at Farringdon - there were pretty plants and bulbs to buy plus tea, cakes and a raffle at The Stables, Shirnall Hall, Upper Farringdon from 12.00 noon onwards. ... Read more

This Friday: Talk by Local Horticulturist

Wolfgang Bopp is the Director of the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, and a resident of Beech village. On Friday, 4th March, at 7.30pm, he will be speaking in Beech Village Hall, on “My Life in Horticulture”. Born in Germany, Wolfgang originally studied horticulture there, and after some six years ... Read more