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Spring Show

Whilst the sun might not have been shining Capel Memorial Hall was full of bright and cheerful exhibits at this year’s Spring Show on Sunday 8th April. Narcissi and other flowering bulbs sat alongside spring flowers, sticks of rhubarb and vegetable exhibits. The children’s entries put a smile on every face and the amazing home baking presented some mouth-watering treats. Continue Reading →

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Summer outing to West Dean Gardens

The Society has organised a great summer outing to West Dean Gardens near Chichester. Space will be limited so should you wish to come along please download the Booking Form, complete and return as directed with full payment to ensure your place on what should be a terrific day out” WEST DEAN GARDENS West Dean Gardens nestles in the South Downs National Continue Reading →

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Talk on Vegetable Growing

Capel Horticultural Society is celebrating its 125th Anniversary.  A number of special events are being planned as part of the Society’s celebrations. Picking and serving fresh vegetables from your own garden is rewarding as well as delicious. With this in mind, both local residents and members are invited to an illustrated talk given by Barry Newman on “The Modern Kitchen Garden”. Continue Reading →

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Capel Horticultural Society – 125 years and still growing strong!

When originally founded in 1893 we were known as Capel and District Horticultural Society so it seems only appropriate that members of the current Newdigate and Ockley Societies join us in the various celebratory events planned for this anniversary year. Our first event on 13 February was a trip to RHS Wisley for a celebratory lunch followed by an illustrated Continue Reading →

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