AGM : September 2018

September is the AGM of the Club, it was also the AGM where prizes are awarded and the Committee changes.

The new President of the Club is Daphne Dawson who takes over from Peter Mathers








The new Club Chairman is Barbara Hudson (in the red) who succeeds Daphne Dawson:








Vice chairman is Angela Clithero






Daphne takes over as Treasurer from Angela







Winner of the Beginners prize for the Competitions 2016 – 2018 is Doreen Parkinson








Winner of the Intermediates prize for the Competitions 2016 – 2018 is Peter Mathers








Winner of the Advanced prize for the Competitions 2016 – 2018 is Alex Bryant








The prizes are presented by Honorary Life Member Ann Simpson

Winner of the Best Improver is Doreen Parkinson









And Challenge Cup (the individual with the most points over the two years) is Alex Bryant









After supper, the evening ended with Peter Mathers giving a presentation “Royal Gardens of Europe”.

Willow Weaving Workshop : August 2018

The Saturday before August Bank Holiday saw some intrepid members of the Club and a couple of guests attend a Willow Weaving workshop led by the superb (and patient!) Leila Vyner from Dragon Willow. Baskets and rings were on the menu, and here are the participants after the session with whay they had made: