On Thursday, 7 June, at 8pm, Dublin Five Horticultural Society's last talk until October will be on Members' Gardens, presented by Christine O'Flynn at Artane/Beaumont Family Recreation Centre, Kilmore Road, Artane, Dublin 5 Details: 087-2423020
Waterford Garden Plant Society Summer Outings: on 7 June, Three Small Gardens in Dunmore East 7.00pm: Member Liz Chute-Scannell's garden at Fishermans Grove; 7.45pm: Kay Taylor's garden at The Hermitage, Coxtown; 8.15.pm: Member Brigid Rodrigues's garden at Pine Hill, and on Saturday, 23 June, Waterford Gardens: an afternoon visit to the following gardens: 2.25pm: Ann Ormond's terraced garden in Bonmahon 4.00pm: Members Paul & Kathleen Butler's garden in Stradbally. New members welcome 051-873937.
The Naul Gardening and Flower Club were elated with the news that they had won a Silver Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show in London. This is a fantastic achievement for all concerened. There are very few Irish exhibits of any kind at Chelsea flower show and to win a Silver Medal there is a wonderful accomplishment. This is a very proud day for the club, President Junie Casey and Chairman Christopher White.