Winter is here

A cold end to November reminds us that winter is here (meteorologically speaking) and the joys of the Christmas season will soon be getting under way with present-buying, card-writing and party-going! Anticipating the festive mood, Kilmington Gardening Club members...

Topsy-turvy Weather

The weather seems to have been topsy-turvy over the last month and our plants are as confused as we are! However, now that the clocks have gone back we need to focus on our preparations for autumn and winter. Our AGM and social evening on Friday, 10th November gives...

Autumn has arrived

Autumn has arrived and October means the harvest, (the apple crop has been particularly good this year), pumpkins and putting the clocks back! It is also the time when we can look forward to the glowing colours of autumn foliage followed by the fall of the leaf, which...

Summer outing to RHS Rosemoor

Leaving the uncertain weather behind, thirty-five members of KGC set off on Saturday 19th August for the glorious experience of RHS Garden Rosemoor in North Devon. On our arrival the dismaying crowd-filled entrance of the garden was soon forgotten as the sun emerged...

The Kilmington Fayre and Flower Show 2017

The weather has been kind to the Kilmington Fayre and Flower Show over the last few years, but this year the rain came and tried to spoil our enjoyment. But in spite of the inclement conditions on Saturday, 29th July, the Gardening Club had over 500 entries and its...

Enjoying the National Garden Scheme

The National Garden Scheme enables the public to visit beautiful private gardens around the country and raise money for charity at the same time. Thanks to some enthusiastic and talented Kilmington Gardening Club members, we were able to enjoy two stunning, but very...

Upcoming Visits And Events

Upcoming Talks


Sydie Bones (President)


B. J. Lewis (Chairman)


Jean Falconer (Secretary)


David Bromley (Treasurer)


Beverley Perkins (Membership Secretary)