Category Archives: Society Information

Annual General Meeting and Committee vacancies

Formal notice of the 2017 AGM has been posted to Members. Please note a change of venue. Kings’s Court Hotel, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5QQ. The Annual General Meeting is on Sunday 5 March 2017 and will commence at 11am. There … Continue reading

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Membership subscriptions

An Application form for 2017 membership has been posted to Members and Affiliated Societies. Please note that returns should be made to the 2017 membership Secretary Mrs Wendy Gillings. Tel: 0118 973 5504.  Email: Applications should be returned before Christmas … Continue reading

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DS Newsletter 2016

The DS Newsletter 2016 should have been received by UK members but if you have not yet had your copy then please contact the Editor Camilla Bassett-Smith. email:

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Advance notice. Change of AGM venue for 2017

The 2017 AGM will be held on Sunday 5 March 2017 at 11am and at a new venue, the Kings Court Hotel Alcester Warwickshire B49 5QQ. This is the hotel that many members use when staying for the Daffodil Society … Continue reading

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New show. Daffodil Society late competition this weekend

If you missed the Daffodil Society show at Coughton Court on April 16/17, you missed a real treat. A show report and photographs will appear shortly. The good news is that there is a second chance to see some of … Continue reading

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Last call for show meals

Terry Braithwaite, secretary needs to know final numbers for the Show dinner so if you haven’t yet booked your place please contact her no later than 31st March. For those staging on Friday night the traditional fish and chip supper … Continue reading

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Welcome to new Vice Presidents

Congratulations to Vic Coe and Michael and Sandra Baxter who were appointed Vice Presidents of the Society at the 2016 AGM Vic has, until recently, been Chair of the DS mid Southern group, is a Society judge and for many … Continue reading

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Bulb Lottery 2016

This year’s “Members only” Bulb Lottery has, once again, been organised by Len Olive. There is a terrific list of prize bulbs kindly supplied by daffodil suppliers and members. Many of you will have purchased tickets when you renewed your … Continue reading

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Daffodil Society Journal 2016

UK members should have received their copies of the 2016 Journal. In addition to the Society business the contents include articles on “Daffodils in Portugal”, ” Narcissus in a bottle” and some “Winning Ways” from well known and very successful exhibitor … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 2016

Just a reminder that the Annual General meeting of the Daffodil Society will be held at the Holiday Inn, Leamington Spa on Sunday 6 March 2016 at 11am. After lunch, our speaker will be Alan Brierley who will give an illustrated talk taking … Continue reading

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