What’s on

What’s on

2018

13–19 August: National Allotments Week

See the National Allotment Society website.

19 August: Glenwood Allotments

Open day for the National Garden Scheme. Glenwood Allotments have enthusiastic owners who plant a wide variety of vegetables for year-round cropping. Also two interesting town gardens. Glenwood Allotments, Glenwood, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 9QB, 1.30–5.30pm. Admission £5, children free. See the NGS website.

2–3 October: RHS Harvest Festival Show

Lindley Hall, 80 Vincent Square, Westminster, London SW1P 2QW, 10.00am–5.00pm. Free entry; no ticket required.

11 October: Land of the giants

Talk by Ian Clemens on growing giant veg. National Vegetable Society Surrey District Association. Lovelace Room, East Horsley Village Hall, Kingston Avenue, East Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey KT24 6QT. Visitors £3.00, affiliated society members £1.00, NVS members free.

27–28 October: RHS Urban Garden Show

Lindley Hall, London SW1P 2QW and Lawrence Hall, London SW1P 2QD, 11.00am–6.00pm. Members £5, public £8 (£9 on the day). See the RHS website.

 8 November: Growing vegetables

Talk by Writtle College lecturer Michael Abel. National Vegetable Society Surrey District Association. 8.00pm, Lovelace Room, East Horsley Village Hall, Kingston Avenue, East Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey KT24 6QT. Visitors £3.00, affiliated society members £1.00, NVS members free.