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AGM reminder 11 March 2018

This year’s AGM will take place at the King’s Court hotel, Coughton, Alcester at 11am. on Sunday 11 March 2018. There is still time to book a delicious lunch at the hotel prior to the afternoon “Question time” panel session. … Continue reading

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Journal 2018 has been printed and distributed

The 2018 Journal dropped onto my hall floor this morning. As well as containing important Society business and news there are some really interesting articles. As the Editorial states “the content is as diverse as the range of daffodils themselves. … Continue reading

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Bakker.com BV bankruptcy confirmed

Europe’s biggest online/mail order gardening company Bakker.com BV has filed for bankruptcy. Some customers have complained that they have not received goods and Dutch lawyers have confirmed that unfulfilled orders from before 30 January 2018 will not be delivered. Customers can … Continue reading

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RHS Daffodil Show Schedules & Entry Forms

The 2018 RHS daffodil show schedules and entry forms are available to complete on line. Please Click Here for further information If you require a printed copy of the show schedule please contact the Competitions Manager using the details below- Georgina … Continue reading

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Wessex Group Newsletter January 2018

The January 2018 edition of the Wessex Group Newsletter can be downloaded here

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Golden Triangle 2018 – A Spring Celebration of Wild Daffodils

The Gloucestershire villages of Kempley, Oxenhall & Dymock within the “Golden Triangle” will once again celebrate the birth of spring when carpets of wild daffodils burst forth for visitors to see. Visitors can expect a wide range of activities across … Continue reading

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Inaugural Presentation Evening 4 November 2018

The Daffodil Society is going to hold  a social presentation evening with a three course meal and overnight accommodation on  Sunday 4th November 2018. This gives all members a chance to meet everyone and get together and swap information. It … Continue reading

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2nd Scottish daffodil festival announced

Following on last year’s success, a second Scottish Daffodil festival will be held at the Rossie Estate, By Collessie, Near Ladybank, Fife. KY15 7UZ on 14th and 15th April 2018. 10am – 4pm both days, free parking. Pre-book tickets via … Continue reading

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Bracknell in early bloom

Thanks to Richard Gillings for these photos taken in Bracknell in Berkshire on 2 January 2018. They could well be Rijnveld’s Early Sensation which can flower in January but to be in full bloom so early is unusual. Richard wonders … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings

The Chairman and the Executive Committee wish all our Members at home and overseas a very Merry Christmas and a successful gardening year.

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