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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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Wessex Group Newsletter January 2018

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

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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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AGM 2018

This year the AGM will be held on Sunday 11 March 2018 at the Kings Court Hotel, Coughton Alcester B49 5QQ. An excellent 3 course lunch is available for £14.50 pp. If you are a new member or haven’t received … Continue reading

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Membership 2018

Membership 2018 Membership renewal forms have been sent out. Our Membership Secretary would appreciate returns as soon as possible in order to report to the Committee at the end of January 2018. If you are a UK taxpayer please consider … Continue reading

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Daffodil Society late show – GOOD NEWS

Good news. Our show Manager has found a venue for the Society late show. It will be held on Saturday 28 April 2018 at The Orchard Community Centre, Kings Reach,  Biggleswade We look forward to seeing you there

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Judging Test 2018

The Society welcomes candidates for the judging test which will take place at the Daffodil show held at Coughton Court on 22 April 2018. The judges test has two parts. Firstly, a written paper to test knowledge of the different … Continue reading

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The Late Mrs Wendy Akers – Funeral Arrangements

The non-religious funeral service to celebrate the life of Wendy Akers will take place on Friday 25 August 2017 at 2:20pm at Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Wakefield, WF4 3JA. All present are warmly invited by Wendy’s family to join them … Continue reading

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