This group meets at 7.30 on the fourth Thursday of the month from September to April. The group meets at the Methodist Church, Wesley Avenue, Sandbach, CW11 1DG. Visits to gardens are arranged in summer. The Chair of this group is Kath Hillard, who can be telephoned on 01270 583 672. Bill is the group's secretary.
Thurs 24 Jan AGM. A Prospect of Arley - poignant journey seen through the eyes of one of the gardeners who worked at Arley Hall in the 1890’s. Judy Popley.
Thurs 28 Feb The Wonderful World of Cacti. Jo Adderley, Lead Horticulturist, Chester Zoo.
Thurs 28 Mar A Visual tour of the Dorothy Clive Garden. Zdenek Valkoun-Walker, Head Gardener.
Thurs 25 Apr Creating an interesting All Year Round Garden. Malc Mollart, Shrewsbury.
Sat 25 May Plant Sale at Wheelock. 10am - 1pm.
Thurs 26 Sep Plants, People and Place the story of the botanicals of "The Botanist" Gin. Richard Gulliver, Shrewsbury.
Thurs 24 Oct The History of the Garden at Dunham Massey & recent developments. Emily Chandler, Head Gardener.
Thurs 28 Nov An evening of Seed Packing.
The Cheshire group did another amazing job with this years stand.
,John and Glenys Owen and Susan de Kretser and Isobel Skelhorn (front & center)
Isobel Skelhorn with the Silver Medal.
The annual Plant Fair had a wide range of plants for sale and always attracts plenty of eager gardeners wanting to find something different.
Pippa Greenwood and members of the organising committee at the Kenneth Black talk