Category Archives: Summer

Easy ways to better Gardening with Adam Pasco

The Gardeners’ Association were delighted to welcome the well-known and respected horticulturist Adam Pasco to June’s talk. Adam was the founding editor of Gardeners’ World magazine of which he edited for 22 years. Adam is the current editor of Waitrose … Continue reading

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Antiques Roadshow at Helmingham Hall – 31st August 2018

Those BGA members that visited Helmingham Hall on the 17th June 2015 will have the opportunity to ‘revisit’ this fabulous House and its gardens. For those that didn’t, this is an opportunity to see it from the comfort of your … Continue reading

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Biddenham Show 2017

The 2017 Biddenham Show was held on Sunday 10th September – despite overcast and blustery conditions,  the event was well attended  … click here for photos on flickr

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BGA Outing to Deene Park

On Tuesday, 4th July, 33 members and associates of the BGA partook in a coach outing to Deene Park in Northamptonshire.  Grade 1 listed Deene Park is the ancestral and current home of the Brudenell family.  The house dates back … Continue reading

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Clematis – Queen of Climbers – Carol & John Adams

On a very hot June evening we were pleased to welcome Carole Adams and her husband to talk to us about clematis.  Carole had the idea of starting a nursery in 1975 and three years later she opened her nursery … Continue reading

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Biddenham Show 2016

The 2016 Biddenham Show was held on Sunday 11th September – the warm sunny weather continuing into mid September ensuring another excellent attendance, and entries across all categories …   and Click for category entries on flickr

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Biddenham Gardeners Association AGM – 2016

The AGM of the Biddenham Gardeners was held on 19th July with 35 members in attendance. The Chair’s report referred to a varied and attractive programme of meetings and outings with an average meeting attendance of 40. The treasurer reported … Continue reading

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The Gardens at York Gate – Andrew Mikolajski

The speaker at our June meeting was Andrew Mikolajski on the subject of The Gardens at York Gate, Leeds. Andrew is a gardening author, lecturer and speaker and is currently a horticultural advisor for a new edition of the RHS … Continue reading

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Biddenham Gardeners Association AGM – 2015

The twenty-fifth Annual General Meeting of the Biddenham Gardeners’ Association was held in the Village Hall on 21st  July 2015. The Chairman’s Annual Review, the Secretary’s report and the treasurer’ report were received. The balance carried forward at the end … Continue reading

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BGA Outing to Broughton Grange

On 16th July, 29 members and friends of Biddenham Gardeners Association visited Broughton Grange Gardens near Banbury, Oxfordshire.  Our first stop was the Saye & Sele Arms in the village of Broughton for lunch and refreshments, followed by a short … Continue reading

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