Winterton & District Gardeners' Club


January 20th – Gill Dixon – Hedgehogs -the Gardener’s friend

This talk is cancelled because of COVID-19



February 17th – The Apprehensive Gardener – Griselda Kerr

This talk is cancelled because of COVID-19


March 17th – Shady characters and shy maidens – Peter Williams

Peter Williams has kindly agreed to step in and give us a talk by zoom. Registration is from 7.00 p.m. and the talk will begin at 7.30 p.m.

Peter was a lecturer at the University of York for many years.  He is a very popular speaker and there are very few gardening clubs and HPS groups in the midlands and north of England who have not enjoyed a talk by him.


April 21st – To be arranged


May 19th – To be arranged


June 16th – To be arranged


Trip to be organised




September 15th  – David Lewis – Big ideas for small gardens

This picture was the design for The Perennial Legacy Garden which was awarded Best In Show [Premier Gold Award] at the Harrogate Spring Show 2019. David was the designer and creator for the garden. He qualified as a garden designer in London and then worked for several years as head gardener  for Richard Branson at the Kensington Roof Gardeners. He now works for Perennial [ formerly The Gardeners’ Royal Benevolent Society] as their fund raiser.


Harvest Festival Evening

This is an in-house meeting when we serve crusty bread, home made soup and apple pies

It has become a tradition at this event that we play a game of some sort. The committee is deciding whether to rerun and old favourite or come up with something new.


November 17th – Sue Wood – Behind the Scenes – Tour de France 2014

Sue is the Horticultural Officer for Harrogate Borough Council. She is responsible for managing all the fantastic planting schemes residents and visitors to the town and local area enjoy.