Events

Autumn Show Results 2020

Thank you to everyone who entered and made this unique virtual event during the Covid-19 pandemic a fantastic show, and congratulations to all the winners! Exhibitor Awards David Skinner Bailey Cup: Best Exhibit in Dahlia Classes Certificate of Merit:Best Flower Exhibit Pollock Plate:Best Exhibit in Show Ken Howe Cullum Trophy:Highest Points in Horticultural classes Rita …

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Annual General Meeting 2021

Date: Wednesday 1st December Time: 8.00pm The 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 1st December at 8pm in the Ralli Room, Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall. It will be followed by wine and mince pies, and a gardening quiz. All Members welcome! Please contact Members.AHS@gmail.com for details. Related posts

Coffee Morning 2020

The Coffee Morning will be a ‘virtual’ affair involving an online tour of Barrie’s garden which you can view on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/AshteadHorticulturalSociety/

Programme of Talks 2020

Location: Peace Memorial Hall, Ashtead Start time: 8.00pm Date Talk details 14th October Winkworth ArboretumSpeaker: Dr Peter HerringAn illustrated talk about the arboretum’s trees and its history. 11th November Beneficial InsectsSpeaker: Andrew Halstead

Annual General Meeting 2020

Chair’s Report Our first year as the co-chairs of Ashtead Horticultural Society has been hugely different from what we expected, with the extraordinary impact of Covid-19 on the whole country also seriously affecting the society’s activities. For AHS, the virus meant the cancellation of our regular talks, the coffee morning and coach trip, and that …

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Autumn Show Results 2019

Thank you to everyone who entered and made this another fantastic show, and congratulations to all the winners! Exhibitor Awards Ken Howe Bailey Cup: Best Exhibit in Show Certificate of Merit: Best Flower Exhibit Pollock Plate: Best Exhibit in Show Colin Cheeseman Harding Cup: Highest Points in Dahlia classes Certificate of Merit: Best Vegetable Exhibit …

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Summer Show Results 2019

Congratulations to all the winning entries, listed below, and thank you to all the exhibitors and everyone who came along to the show. Exhibitor Awards Ken Reeves Lord Barnaby Cup: Best Exhibit in Show Mabel Tucker Memorial Cup: Best Fruit Exhibit Tim Howard Banksian Medal National Vegetable Society Medal: Best Vegetable Exhibit Barrie Mould Challenge …

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Coach Outing 2019

Prairie Gardens, Henfold, Sussex The gardens were opened to the public in 2009. They are Britain’s largest ‘Prairie’ or ‘Naturalistic’ garden with 8 acres of stunning space to roam around. We were given an introductory talk to explain how, when and why the garden was created, It was a fascinating story involving the transportation of …

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Autumn Show Results 2018

Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to all who entered and who came to join in the fun! Exhibitor Awards Colin Cheeseman Cullum Trophy:Highest Points in Horticultural classes Autumn Vegetable Collection Shield Chris Golding Rita Preston Cup:Highest Points in Flowers/ Foliage classes Lovejoy Cup:Highest points in Chrysanthemums Storr Silver Challenge Cup:Winner in Chrysanthemums Certificate of Merit:Best …

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