Programme for 2020

Tuesday 17 March

Annual General Meeting at 7pm
Followed at 8pm by a talk
‘Garden of York area National Trust properties’
Speaker: Sam Shipman
Sam Shipman is the Head Gardener at Beningborough Hall and is also
responsible for the gardens at the Treasurer's House and Goddards in York.
Refreshments and will be available after the AGM.
The price will be £7.50 for members and £8.50 for non-members.

Thursday 14 May

Woodland Walk at Harlow Carr at 1.30pm
Led by Kath Musgrove
The price will be £5 for members and £6 for non-members.
The walk will be limited to a maximum of 30 people.

Thursday 18 June to Saturday 20 June

Coach trip to gardens in the Cotswolds staying for two nights
at Whateley Hall Hotel in Banbury.

  • On the first day, there will be a short break at Felley Priory followed by a visit to Pettifers Garden
  • On the second day, there will be visits to Westwell Manor and Asthall Manor and the visit on the final day will be to Thenford House, the home of Lord and Lady Heseltine

The prices are: Double room £538, Twin sharing £269pp, Single occupancy £309.
The trip is limited to 30 people

Tuesday 7 July

Curator's Evening
There will be an evening walk around the garden with the Curator, Paul Cook.
The price, which includes refreshments will be £7.50 for members
and £8.50 for members.


Possible coach trip to RHS Garden Bridgewater
Further details to be arranged.

More information will be included in updates to this programme. Enquiries
can be made by email to or by contacting
Peter Batten on 01423 503632.

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