Mrs M Newsom – Chair & General Secretary
Phone: 01580 712956
Mobile: – –
Venue: Sissinghurst C of E Primary School, Common Road, Sissinghurst, Kent, TN17 2BH
Day(s): Monthly, please phone or send e-mail for details
Dates: Jan • Feb • Mar • Apr • May • Jun • Jul • Aug • Sep • Oct • Nov • Dec
Shows & Plant Sales 2023
Please see the Federation Shows and Sales Calendar page for further details.
March 25 Spring Show
June 17 Summer Show
Sept. 16 Autumn Show
Please see website for information.
We are a small friendly society whose aims are:
To continue to maintain village activities concerned with amateur fruit, flower and vegetable growing and presentation, home cookery, photography and handicrafts.
To encourage children in the above by maintaining strong links with Sissinghurst C of E School, whose pupils submit amazing artwork at every show.
To offer help and advice to beginners of all ages.
To run three shows a year and we are always willing to offer help and advice to new entrants.
To encourage and welcome those who do not qualify for the competitive classes due to their professional expertise, to stage special exhibits demonstrating their skills.
We have a membership of approximately 172 people.
Annual subscription: £5.00 per person, or £10.00 family membership.
Horticultural advice and support for members.
Membership includes an entitlement to discounts on many garden items at local Nurseries and Garden Centres.
Dobies seeds are available at a generous discount.
Our members can join with Staplehurst Horticultural Society for their monthly talks.