Club News and Events

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Forthcoming Club Events

Stokesley Flower Club presents Dutch Master Florist HANS HAVERKAMP demonstrating “Diverse by Design” at the King’s Academy, Coulby Newham TS9 0GA on Wednesday 30 October 2019 starts 7:30 (doors open 6:30). Tickets £10 from 01642 715775.

Acomb Flower Guild presents Mark Entwhistle (Cheshire area) with his demonstration “Deep and Crisp and Even” at Acomb Parish Church Hall, Acomb, York YO24 3BX at 7:15 (doors open 6:30) on Tuesday 5 November. Parking at Morrison’s Car Park. Tickets £10 including refreshments. Please pay on the door.

Norton Flower Club presents John Thexton’s demonstration “All I Want for Christmas” on Wednesday 13 November 2019 at Elmtree Social Club, Bishopton Road West, Stockton on Tees, TS19 0QJ at 7:15pm (doors open 6:30pm) Tickets £8 payable on the door or in advance from Katharine Fox (Secretary) on 07725 246465. Sales table and a bar is available for refreshments.

Wensleydale Flower Club presents Andrew Grisewood in “Unwrap the Season” at Bedale Hall, North End, Bedale DL8 1AA on Saturday 16 November at 2pm, followed by a sumptuous afternoon tea. Tickets £15 from 01677-450885 or email joan@diamondhillfarm.co.uk

New Dimensions Floral Design Group presents a Floral Extravaganza with International Floral Designer and Master Florist Alex Segura on Sunday 24 November at 2pm at the Folk Hall, New Earswick, York YO32 4AQ. Tickets £25 available from Judy Watker (watkers@btinternet.com) or by messaging their Facebook page

Knaresborough Flower Club presents “A Cartload of Christmas Crackers” by Bob Forbes of Ripon at Gracious Street Methodist Church, Knaresborough HG5 8AN on Wednesday 27 November at 7pm (doors open 6:30pm). Tickets £10 including refreshments on the door or from Zig Zag, 27B High Street, Knaresborough HG5 0AT or by telephoning 01423-864040.

Halifax Flower Club is presenting a “Winter Wonderland”, showcasing the work of members. The venue will be the home of Susan & Patrick Russell, 9 Ringstone, Barkisland, HX4 0EU. It will be held on Thursday 5 December 2019, viewing is available from 10.00 am – 8.00 pm. Tickets are priced at £8.00 and include refreshments – can pay at the door. Tombola and raffle will be available and floral arrangements will be for sale. Proceeds to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. For further information please contact: councillor.gcarter@calderdale.gov.uk or lynnnaylor50@outlook.com.


Club News

Please note that Halifax Flower Club have changed the date and venue of their meetings. They meet usually on the third Tuesday of the month at the Baines Hall, Elland Cricket, Athletics and Bowling Club, Hullenedge Road, Elland HX5 0QY.

Haxby and Wigginton Flower Club are currently running a 6-week beginner’s course tutored by their president Madeline O’Beirne. There are 13 students (8 non-members and 5 members). Here are photos of some of their arrangements from week 2 of the course which show great potential.