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Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Autumn Flower Show Preparations

FREE parking, together with tea, coffee and cake will join a bright array of floral decoration at Tiverton Garden Club's Autumn Flower Show.

The club are hosting the event on Saturday, September 3rd at The Tiverton Community Arts Theatre at Tiverton High School from 2pm until 4:30pm.

Entry to view is free for members but a small charge of 50p for non-members. The show is open to all members and garden lovers, entry forms and schedules can be obtained from the Show Secretary Mrs M.Seatherton on 01884 255505.

Tiverton Garden Club has been in existence for over 60 years and has proved everything popular with evening meetings, two coffee mornings and two flower shows during the year. Membership costs just £5 per annum and anyone interested should get in touch with Miss C. Beer on 01884 258283.

On Saturday July 23 the Tiverton Garden joined forces with other clubs and organisations in the Flower and Garden Marquee at the Mid Devon Show to create, the theme being Bees, Bugs and Butterflies.

The display contained a beehive and bug loving plants and flowers all supplied by members. Many of the floral arrangements were exhibited by Tiverton Garden Club members with good results. The Floral Marquee as a whole was awarded a trophy.

The club wishes to thank all who contributed.

The next meeting of the Tiverton Garden Club will be held on Tuesday August 30. A talk will be entitled "Standard Fuchsias and Hanging Baskets" given by Brian Carlson from Willand, starting at 7.30pm at The Memorial Hall, Tiverton.

Monday, 1 August 2016

Mid Devon Show Delights

We had a wonderful day at Mid Devon Show this year with the Theme of Bugs, Bees and Butterflies.
With grateful thanks to members who made this possible.  Special thanks to committee members, Ros Nichols, John Bennett, Chad Stone, Maureen Rendell and Malcolm Jenkins for providing the content of the exhibit and members Doreen Chilcott, Mrs Britton and Jim & Margaret Grose for stewarding during the day.

Sunday, 10 April 2016

Spring Flower Show

Here are just a few of the photos of the prize winning exhibits and exhibitors receiving their awards from Chairman, Tim Nichols

Tiverton Community Arts Theatre looking very floral and filled with fragrance!

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

AGM Report

The Club held its Annual General Meeting at the end of January and the new programme for the year was made available.  The Chairman reported on another successful year despite falling membership numbers.  Carol Beer has organised a variety of interesting meetings for the forthcoming year.

The first meeting in February (Tuesday 23rd) is our Charity event this year in aid of "The Topic of Cancer" when Tivertonians, Ivan & Sue Godfrey talking about their "African Adventure"