Bidborough Gardening Association Kent

Society Details


Mrs Glenys McDonald MBE – Secretary
Phone: —
Mobile: —


Venue:  Bidborough Village Hall, Bidborough, Kent, TN3 0UX – .
Day(s):  Third Friday in months of – Jan. Feb. &  Nov. 14.30.
              March, May & Oct. 19.30. 

Shows & Plant Sales 2024
Please see the Federation Shows and Sales Calendar page for further details.

April 6    Spring Show 
June 22    Summer Show
September 7    Autumn Show


Diary 2024

January 19     Talk – A Head Gardener`s Home Garden- Steve Edney. Followed by a 
Competition – A  Photograph from one of our outings.
February 16   Talk –  February Gardens Along the Thames – Carole & Mike Marks. Followed 
by a Competition, A vase of Winter Flowering Flowers / Foliage. Time tbc.
March 15    Talk – Central Royal Parks – Jim Buttress.
May 17    Talk – 365 Days of Colour – Nick Bailey Tickets £5.00 for members £10.00 for non members, all to include a light supper and glass of wine.
June 12     Evening outing – visit to Hollymount, the garden of Jonathon Hughes-Morgan  at Burnt Oak Road, High Hurstwood, Uckfield, East Sussex.
August 1     August Summer Outing to Nymans (National Trust) Gardens
Sept. 10-14     Holiday to Bristol
Oct. 18     Talk – Sissinghurst – Sex, the Aristocracy and Plants – Kevin Tooner
Nov. 15     A.G.M. Meeting followed by `Behind the Scenes at Kew` – John Hughes.


2023 was our 75th Anniversary. 
We are a thriving gardening association affiliated to the RHS and to the Kent Federation of Horticultural Societies.


200 Members
Annual subscription is £5.00 


Members receive discounts at Royal Mires Nursery, Crowborough, TN6 1UU, and Plantbase, Cousley Wood, TN5 6QX.