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The Schedule for the Dafodil Show at Harrogate can be seen here.
The Northern Group Late Show will be held on Saturday 12 May 2018 at Tankersley Welfare Hall, Pilley S75 3AP. The schedule for the show can be seen here.
The Annual General Meeting 2018 will be held on Sunday 18 March 2018 at Tankersley Welfare Hall, Pilley S75 3AP commencing at 2pm. In conjunction with the AGM there will be the Northern Group Early Show. To see the schedule … Continue reading
Wendy and I made over 20 visits together to Spain, Portugal and France to see daffodils growing in the wild. These included two trips to see those that flowered in the autumn and two unsuccessful winter searches around Luarca in … Continue reading
Autumn Meeting Sunday 8th October 2017 Dear Daff Enthusiasts The season has come round once again and you are cordially invited to attend the autumn meeting and bulb auction to be held in Tankersley Village Hall, Pilley S75 3AP The … Continue reading
The non-religious funeral service to celebrate the life of Wendy Akers will take place on Friday 25 August 2017 at 2:20pm at Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Wakefield, WF4 3JA. All present are warmly invited by Wendy’s family to join them … Continue reading
We are sad to report the death of our President, Wendy Akers on Sunday 5 August 2017. Details of the funeral arrangements will be posted on this site when available. James Akers
Most of the flowers which had been on the bench at Wakefield the previous day (or at the the shows the weekend before) made an appearance at Elsecar. One exception were those belonging to Steve Ryan who judged, however they … Continue reading
This was a sad day at Wakefield when after 140 years the Paxton Society held its final show. Founded in 1877 it wasn’t the lack of money or exhibitors but the inability to attract enough members to carry out the … Continue reading