1703, 2020

More updates for BDHA members

By |March 17th, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

At this point in time we are not sure whether the Annual Plant Sale will go ahead. Once a decision has been made members will be advised and posts will appear here  and on our Facebook.

There will also be no plug plant category in the summer show this year.

Unfortunately the Castle Garden Buying afternoon on […]

1503, 2020

BDHA Spring Show Cancelled

By |March 15th, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Dear All

I am sorry to tell you that, with great reluctance, we have decided to cancel our Spring Show planned for 28th March, because of the coronavirus outbreak.

We hope of course that this will prove to have been unnecessary, but we would rather err on the side of caution than put anyone at risk of […]

803, 2020

The Dorset Federation of Horticultural Societies (DFHS)

By |March 8th, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

The BDHA are members of the Dorset Federation of Horticultural Societies.

This is their website www.dorsetfederation.org.uk

On here you can see details of other Societies and details of the events they are hosting.  Below are some of the events you may be interested in attending

Verwood & District Horticultural Society Spring Show March 14, 2020 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Verwood […]

1502, 2020

Friday 21st February – Foraging for Wild Food

By |February 15th, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

‘Foraging for Wild Food’ a talk by James Feaver

All visitors and members are warmly welcomed to a fascinating talk by James Feaver for the Bockhampton and District Horticultural Association.

Learn how to forage food from the Woods and Hedgerows!

Venue and date:

West Stafford Village Hall,
Friday 21st February, starts at 7.30pm

Refreshments and raffle,

A small charge of £3.00 for […]

3010, 2019

November Event – Bringing the Outdoors In – a talk and demonstration by Sally Burrage

By |October 30th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Friday 8th November, 10:00am at West Stafford Village Hall

Dear All

This is to let you know of a special event at the end of next week.  The West Stafford Craft Club, which meets regularly in West Stafford Village Hall, has joined forces with the BDHA to host a social morning on Friday 8th November, starting at 10.00am.  

The […]

809, 2019

A walk in Thorncombe woods at 2pm Thursday 12th September

By |September 8th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

All members and visitors are warmly welcome to join a guided walk around Thorncombe Woods led by countryside ranger Kath Clay. The walk will last for approx 1 – 1 ½ hours.

Thursday 12th September, 2pm at Thorncombe Woods Car Park

The car park is free for National Trust members, but a small charge will be made […]

1308, 2019

Some more dates for your diary!

By |August 13th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

THIS WEEKEND  Bockhampton & District Horticultural Summer Show on 17th August, 2019 2:00pm – 3:30pm at West Stafford Village Hall, West Stafford, Dorchester DT2 8AG

West Moors Horticultural Society Summer Show on Saturday 24th August in the Memorial Hall, West Moors, Nr Ferndown, Dorset from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm.  It is an open show and schedules can […]

508, 2019

2019 Summer Show – Saturday 17th August

By |August 5th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

A big thank you to everyone who took part – the committee, the members, the exhibitors and the visitors.                   

1407, 2019

Dorset Falconery Park Evening

By |July 14th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Around fifty members and guests enjoyed a wonderful sunny evening at the newly opened Dorset Falconery Park at Lewell.  Martin gave us a fascinating talk covering the development of the park, his birds, rescue birds and their plans for the future.  We were captivated by these majestic birds and many of us will be returning […]

507, 2019

Gardens Group – free talks for your Autumn Diary

By |July 5th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

We have just received the details of free talks hosted by The Gardens Group this Autumn.  There is a good range of subjects – Pruning, Autumn Colour, Spring Bulbs and Autumn/Winter bedding.  All of this and a free hot drink.

See attachment for details.