Tag Archives: Club meetings

December 2017 Meeting AGM

Our Annual General Meeting started with the Chairman’s report from Howard who thanked the Club Committee and Officers who had helped throughout the year. In particular his wife Andy who as Secretary  keeps us all in order, runs the raffle … Continue reading

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November 2017 Club Auction Night

Once again it is auction night, a Wednesday or so later than our usual meeting day as Club President and  auctioneer John Trott was away on our usual day. His excuse was that he was in Taiwan at the Bonsai … Continue reading

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September 2017 Meeting

  ‘ Now what can one do with this?’ Almost every month Adrian judges our Tree of the Month Competition and we all sit around and await  his verdict on our trees and his suggestions as to how we might … Continue reading

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August 2017 Meeting

The Shoebox Competition A bit of a change for us this month as members responded to our Club President John Trott’s challenge to create a bonsai based display in a shoebox. I don’t know if this was inspired by John’s … Continue reading

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July 2017 – Our Annual Night out

Time to dip into our monthly raffle kitty again, when all those old paperbacks, Cds, unwanted presents and oddments of all sorts contribute to our annual evening out. The evening started with a walk around Castle Neroche under the guidance … Continue reading

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June 2017 Meeting

A Critique Evening with Roger and Adrian Jon’s Beech. This tree certainly started the evening off well with a lot of admiration for forester member Jon’s find of two years ago. Jon potted it up  last winter and achieved the … Continue reading

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May 2017 Meeting

Getting ready for our annual show is again is the main purpose of our May meeting. An evening when members bring in a selection of trees for  the Club to chose a selection from and to clean and preen them … Continue reading

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April 2017 Meeting

An evening on Kusamono with Ritta Cooper Fresh from their success as prize winners for their  Best Shohin at the international Bonsai Show the Noelanders Trophy,  Ritta Cooper aided and abetted by her husband Mark from time to time, give … Continue reading

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February 2017 meeting

  Spring Re-potting Workshop A really busy workshop evening, root hooks and rakes beavering away at all the tables . The left hand side team seemed be taking it rather more seriously than the right hand crowd though.     … Continue reading

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January 2017 Meeting

    The first meeting of the year was a hive of activity as members worked on their trees with the advice of some of the ‘old hands.’  Club President John, Ade  and Roger were there ready to lend assistance … Continue reading

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