Barkwith and District Gardening Association officers

OFFICERS were appointed for the Barkwith and District Gardeners Association at the first get-together of the newly-elected committee following the annual general meeting.

Sheila Minns is chairman and treasurer, Jean Thompson and Pauline Stubbs are vice-presidents, Pauline Stubbs is also secretary with Chris Raynor acting secretary, Les Robinson prepares the posters and is outings organiser and Lyn Small is refreshment organiser, assisted by Grace Clark.

Kate Wright is the annual dinner organiser and committee members Sylvia Mowbray and Vicki Hearsey are to give assistance where needed, in particular when the two annual shows are held.

The first monthly meeting of the Gardeners Association in the new year is on Friday, January 27, and is to take the form of a social evening of quizzes and competitions with a gardening theme and a cheese and wine buffet.

New members are always welcome and the subscription is just £4 annually.

Call Sheila Minns on 01673 858951 for more details.