Gardening Club February News

Spaldwick rose

At its January meeting, the Gardening Club put together their ideas for this year’s Open Gardens Day on Sunday 22nd June 2014. We have now launched our dedicated Open Gardens 2014 page here: We are pleased to announce that, once again, we will be selling the Hybrid Tea rose ‘Simply Spaldwick’ (shown above) as … Read more

Gardening News For January 2014

Roger Haines

The Spaldwick Gardening Club had a varied and enjoyable December with two very different activities. Firstly, we had the club’s annual Christmas get-together, this year at Maggie Lincoln’s home. We thank Maggie for providing the venue and thanks to everyone who brought delicious goodies to eat. Our Secret Santa draw, for which everyone brought a … Read more

Gardening News For December

Roger Haines

At the November meeting, the club decided to donate £100 from the proceeds of the plant sale/coffee morning to each of the following good causes: Spaldwick Church Escape youth group Magpas Air Ambulance At the meeting, there was a demonstration of Christmas wreath and festive door swag making. A Christmas workshop will be held by … Read more

Fancy Joining the Gardening Club?

The next meeting of the Spaldwick Gardening Club will be on Wednesday 11th September from 7.30pm at 23, Thrapston Road. Please bring your secateurs as we will have a tidy up of this garden! The Club’s next main event will be a COFFEE MORNING on 12th October in Spaldwick Church from 10am to 1pm where … Read more

Spaldwick Gardening Club Update

At our April meeting, the Spaldwick Gardening Club had a demonstration by Lucy of how to make inexpensive paper pots from newspaper so that the whole plant and pot can be planted into the soil where the paper will compost into the surrounding soil as the plant roots. I showed the group how to divide … Read more

Spaldwick Easter Fayre on Saturday 13th April

Are you getting your entry ready for the Spaldwick Village Easter Fayre competition on Saturday 13th April in Spaldwick Church? Could you be a winner of a fabulous trophy? Please make an entry in one or more of our classes. You can view or download detailed descriptions (in PDF format) of the different classes and … Read more

Diary Dates For December 2012

Here are some diary dates for December 2012: Friday 7th December 2012. FOSS (Friends of Spaldwick School) invites you to its Festive Fair at Spaldwick School. Friday 7th December 2012. Spaldwick Escape Youth Night, Spaldwick School, 7-9pm. Friday 7th December 2012. Christmas Dinner for the Spaldwick Gardening Club, The George. Sunday 9th December 2012. Eucharist at … Read more

Spaldwick Gardening Club Produce Sale this Saturday

The new Spaldwick Gardening Club continues to be very active. Joyce and Grahame Leach hosted two meetings of the club in September. The first was its general meeting where members who had grown zuchetta from seed donated by Tina produced some very good results in such variable summer weather. The plant grows like a vine and … Read more