East Barkwith news

East Barkwith News
East Barkwith News

January is social night month for members of the Barkwith and District Gardeners Association and more than 30 members gathered to enjoy the delicious selection of food on the cheese buffet, which had been prepared and donated by the committee members.

Chairman Sheila Minns welcomed everyone and gave notice of the Spring Show to be held on Saturday, April 12.

Schedules will be available at the next meeting.

The first outing of the year is to Burton Agnes to see the snowdrops and orchids on Saturday, March 1.

Outings organiser Les Robinson was on the programme as one of the entertainers for the evening and he soon had the guests laughing at his hilarious poems and jokes, with Richard Stamp telling more jokes.

Vicki Hearsey had prepared a picture quiz and she donated pots of bulbs to the members of the winning team - Chris Raynor, Laura Pearce, Pat Walker, Shirley Booth and Janet Kiddle.

A tombola raised £33, giving a welcome boost to the club funds.