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TGS Programme of Events and Lectures 2018

Every year the Activities Committee arrange trips and social activities for the members. To find out more please contact the TGS office 01565 831981 (open on tue am or leave a message) or e mail:

Multi Day Trip

June 25 - 28

Gardens of North and East Yorkshire

Garden visits

May 11

RHS Malvern Spring Flower Show

May 17

Tatton Park guided Spring walk (2pm)

May 23

Afternoon at Gawsworth Hall and Gardens with tea

May 30

Lancashire Gardens including Gresgarth

June 13

Shropshire and Staffordshire Gardens

August 8

Abbeywood Gardens and dinner

October 11

Tatton Park guided Autumn walk (2pm)


Other Events

February 11

Snowdrop Day at the Lovell Quinta Arboretum followed by afternoon tea at the Swettenham Arms

April 10

AGM at 7pm Tenants Hall Tatton Park followed by lecture

April 28

Society Plant Sale at Toft Church (2-3.30pm)

July 18 - 22 

The RHS Tatton show

September 30

Lovell Quinta Arboretum NGS Open Day

2018 Lecture Programme

All lectures are in the Tenants Hall, Tatton Park  at 2.30 pm unless otherwise stated.

January 21

 'Behind the scenes at a show garden'  Anna Murphy and Sarah Jarman - award winning garden designers.

February 18

'Monastery to Museum, 900 years of history with emphasis on gardens, walled gardens and wildlife'  Paul Quigley, Ranger, Norton Priory.

March 18

'Camassia, Chris, Chelsea and Chaos'  Stella Exley, Harespring Cottage Plants.

April 10 (Tues)7pm

TGS AGM followed by talk by Marcus Chilton Jones, Curator at RHS Garden Bridgewater.

October 21

'Late Summer perennials'   Jack Willgoss, Wildegoose Nursery

November 18

'Design your own Garden'  Pip Probert, International award winnning garden designer.


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Tatton Garden Society is a registered charity. Charity No. 500606