Down to Dorset and Up to the Downs

The weather following our first event in March was, shall we say, wet, and that was pretty much the way it was when we returned to Dorset on April 15th for our second show of the season, once again a Charity Specialist Plant Fair, held this time at Mapperton House. …

First stop Sherborne

After a five-month break after our last event of 2017, way back last September, Sunday 11th March saw us back on the road again when we set up our stall in the Digby Hall in Sherborne for the first of the series of Charity Specialist Plant Fairs held in a …

Shows and Fairs in 2018

In 2014 we racked up 39 days at shows; in 2015 we upped the event count to 42. And then sanity kicked in. In 2016 we stood around on someone’s lawn or in someone’s field on 32 occasions, and this year (2017) we limited this kind of behaviour to 22 …

Show’s over

Given that it’s pretty much two months since our last show of the season, the NCCPG Dorset plant fair at Athelhampton House on 10th September, it’s pretty fair to say that it’s all over for 2017. So, with all that time to reflect on things, a review of this year’s …