Dates for your Diary 2018


 NOTE  All activities in Otterton Village Hall on Tuesdays starting at 7:30 pm.

January 16th 2018 AGM & a Talk by Dr. Francis Burroughes entitled “Illegal Immigrants of the Plant World”

Hear the fascinating story of how many of our favourite flowers and vegetables came into this country and how they gained popularity.

February 20th Helen Kearney ‘Kitchen Remedies’.

Find out about the amazing properties of some of the herbs and spices in your kitchen.


Spring Show Dates

  • March 8th Thursday - closing date for Spring Show entries
  • March 10th Saturday - Spring Show     

March 20th Tom Sharples ‘New Varieties & Techniques in Vegetable Growing’.

Tom works for Sutton Seeds and will give an insight into the new developments
in vegetable growing.

April 17th Mike and Edna Squires ‘Feebers Garden’

An interesting account of Mike and Edna’s garden at Feebers Cottage. Broadclyst.

May 15th Social Evening and Talk Mark Hinsley ‘Trees and The Law’

Learn your rights and the rights of others with regard to trees.


Autumn Show Dates

  • September 13th Thursday - closing date for Autumn Show entries
  • September  15th Saturday - Autumn Show  


October 16th Sam Brown ‘The Reconstruction of the Vegetable Garden at Knightshayes’

An informative talk on the reconstruction of the beautiful walled garden at Knightshayes.

November 20th Social Evening and Talk by Elizabeth Holman ‘Christmas swags, garlands and table decorations’

A practical talk with demonstrations on how to decorate your home this Christmas.

January 15th 2019 AGM and a Talk by Liam Idzikowski ‘The Art of Winemaking at Lyme Bay Winery’

A talk on winemaking at Lyme Bay Winery, past and present.

Admission to talks is free to members, £3.00 to non-members (£4 for Social Evenings)

Refreshments and raffle tickets are available at all meetings and shows.
Please use our fund- raising tables for spare plants, pots, magazines, etc.


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