Welcome

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Welcome to the Taunton & Somerset Bonsai Club.

We are a very friendly bunch of people with one major interest in common,  an enthusiastic love of Bonsai. Whether you are  a beginner setting out along the pathway that is Bonsai or already have some years of cultivating your trees behind you do get in touch, or just simply come along  to a meeting and see what goes on.

          Further details of membership on the Membership Page  
or
should you just wish to receive notifications of our club meetings and activities please complete the following mailing consent form.

Taunton and Som Bonsai Club Mailing

In view of the Coronavirus situation Taunton and Somerset Bonsai Club
meetings are cancelled for the present.

Members will be informed directly of any Club decisions as soon as we have any further news.


Our Annual Bonsai Show at Willowbrook Garden Centre nr. Wellington could not be held this year due to Covid -19 so a number of members have submitted photos of their trees to compile an

ONLINE BONSAI SHOW

Ade Field maple group

Access the   Online Bonsai Show    via this link


Also in the same section of this website

T. & S. B.C. Despite Covid -19 Bonsai Newsletters

In order to keep members informed of things Bonsai whilst we are having no actual meetings we are publishing an Online Newsletter of articles , photos and news of member’s trees and activities which can also be found in the
Meetings Report section of this website at-

T & S B C Covid-19 Crisis Bonsai Newsletters and Online Show


 

Our usual meeting details when there are no Covid restrictions
are as follows

Second Wednesdays of the month 7pm set up for 7.15 pm at
Bishop Henderson Primary School.Henderson Close
Taunton TA1 4TU

The building will be open from 7 pm to arrange tables, put  out trees etc
and the meetings proper will start at 7.15 prompt.

Programme of Meetings that were intended for 2020 

via this link T&SBC 2020

 


 CLUB NEWS

For most of the news about past club meetings, shows, outings  and other activities visit our NEWS /MEETINGS REPORTS blog


Photo above. A typical workshop meeting where members bring trees along to work on with advice on hand should they need it from some of the more experienced members 



B
onsai News, Bonsai Care and Techniques and various other entries covering shows and club activities in the past and past posting on this site may also  be accessed via the list of ‘Tags’ at the foot of this page which is in addition to the ‘Buttons’ at the top


 Club President John Trott’s Golden Victories

Another Show year has come to an end and Club President John Trott has added more RHS Gold Medals to his collection, the latest being medal number 92 at the prestigious Malvern Autumn ShowIMG_3456

         Earlier in the year John also won his usual Chelsea RHS Gold

Chelsea 2019

Well done John for flying the flag for Somerset in the world of Bonsai

 

 

                       

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