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5th June

Coffee Morning at Tapps

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7th June

Outing to Stamford
“Street Market” and
Swines Meadow Nursery

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9th June

Seedlings Early
Summer Workshop

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Activities include: potting on marigolds, planting out pumpkins and sunflowers and painting stones.

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16th June

11:00am to 5:00pm

Member’s Open Garden

Val Aitken opens her garden at 22 Hitchin Road, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3LT for the second time this year as part of the NGS. Home-made teas available in aid of Garden House Hospice Care.

Val's Garden
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20th June

‘The Chelsea Experience’
by Roger Harvey

Nurseryman Roger Harvey tells us why showing and being successful at Chelsea is the pinnacle of his horticultural career.

Roger Harvey at Chelsea

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21st June

6:00 to 8:30pm

Member’s Open Garden

Val Aitken opens her garden for the evening at 22 Hitchin Road, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3LT as part of the NGS.
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13th July

Summer Show

14th September

Autumn Show

Front cover of 2019 Show Schedule Front cover of 2019 Trading List Front cover of spring Compost Heap

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Welcome to LDGA

Letchworth District Gardeners Association (LDGA) was formed in 1906 to promote horticulture to the residents of Letchworth Garden City and the surrounding areas. Today, we have around 700 members with a keen interest in gardening of all types – flowers, fruit and/or vegetables, grown either at home or on an allotment.

Take a look at some of the things around at the moment.

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What can we offer you?

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  • monthly evening talks on wide range of garden related topics
  • summer outings and events
  • monthly coffee mornings
  • two produce shows per year
  • quarterly Compost Heap newsletter
  • best prices on all your gardening products at our members only trading store
  • 10% discount off all items from the garden centre and tea room at Tapps
  • ‘Seedlings’ children’s gardening group.
  • ‘Mini Plot’ allotments for hire.
  • All for only £5 per household per year

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Member’s pic of the month

A big red tulip fully open

Member’s pic of the month

Latest News

LGCHF Consultation

A drop-in consultation evening about the plot of land next to the Norton allotment site is planned for 21st May at The Three Horseshoes.

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posted 09/05/19

Compost Heap

Front of latest Compost HeapKeep up with all the news and info with the association newsletter

Spring 2019 edition now available

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Previous editions

posted 21/04/19

AGM minutes

Draft AGM minutes including the combined reports are now available.

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posted 21/03/19


Our AGM was held on 21st February & was well attended. The chairman and the respective secretaries gave reports of the past year’s activities and also looked forward to the coming year. Take a look at a copy of the combined reports.

Members at a previous AGM

All committee members were re-elected, and Carol Russell was elected for the first time. She will take up the position of Treasurer. See the updated committee page.
After the interval Terri Evans, our show photography judge gave a short talk about how to store and look after our pictures for future generations.

posted 24/2/18

Feb Coffee Morning

Over 25 members enjoying our most recent Coffee Morning at Tapps on the 6th February.

Members enjoying the February Coffee Morning

posted 07/02/19

Potato Day

A big thanks to John B and all his helpers for making a success of ‘Potato Day’ on 27th January. The place was heaving, with at least 150 visitors during the 3 and a half hours. We also signed up 3 new members and took 85 renewals.

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