Set in the west Kent countryside, Hadlow is an excellent village for horticultural activities. With the world-renowned Hadlow College within the village, the allotments and the many green areas, horticulture is something many villagers are actively involved in.
If you would like your club or society to appear in these listings, please download the clubs form and hand into the Parish Council office.
Hadlow Flower Club
We meet monthly. All are welcome to our friendly club, flower arrangers or not. Come along, you might even win one of the beautiful arrangements. Just bring scissors and have a go. Visitors £6.
14th March – Helen Hare will give a floral demonstration entitled “East to West”.
All are welcome to our friendly Club, flower arrangers or not. Visitors £6.
Venue: Old School Hall.
For more information please ring Shirley on 01732 367173 or Mary on 01732 851212.
New members welcome. Contact Alison on 07850 809615
Allotment Holders Association
A group for those who enjoy growing and using their allotments.
Contact Peter Cowx on 01732 851793
Kent Tree and Pond Wardens
Hadlow, Golden Green and the surrounding countryside have fantastic trees and woodlands! As voluntary tree warden for Hadlow Parish I can offer some initial advice or help on trees and woodlands, tree-planting, tree-care and other things to do with trees!
David Carey, Volunteer Parish/Town Co-ordinator, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to be a Kent Tree or Pond Warden, helping your community to plant and take care of trees and woodlands in your area, please contact Donna Popplewell on email@example.com
Our volunteers are running some free tree courses in March:
Bedgebury Pinetum. Saturday 25th March. What have Conifers ever done for us? An informal visit to Bedgebury Pinetum, 10.00 – 13.00. Recognising, understanding and conserving conifers for Tree Wardens and others interested in trees.
Leybourne Lakes, Maidstone area. Wednesday, 29th March. “Wonderful Willows Walk” at Leybourne Lakes, 10 – 12 noon. Willows and their importance to bees and other pollinators.
Kent Small Holders
We have guest speakers to tell us about different produce, its uses and benefits for our animals.
Venue: Hadlow College Animal Management Building in Ashes Lane.
Hadlow Gardeners Society
We meet monthly on a Monday.
Meetings start at 8pm in the Old School Hall. More details from Jenny Bubb: 01732 365873
20th March – Gardeners Society meeting all about photographing our flowers and gardens – “May Your Photography Blossom and Bloom” with Glynn Bareham.