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Scottish Group – Autumn Indoor Meeting
September 27, 2014
BPS Scottish Group meeting on Saturday 27 September 2014
at the house (and garden) of Frank & Linda McGavigan
12 Glenbank Ave, Lenzie, Glasgow G66 5AA
10:30: Arrival, coffee, greetings
11.00: Tour of the garden
12.00: Plant sales & Book sales
13.15: Adrian Dyer on ‘Henry Bradbury and his Nature-Prints’
14:00: Bridget Laue on ‘Ferns of the Italian Alps’
14:45: Planning the Scottish Group Programme for 2015
16.00: Meeting closes
If you have some extra ferns, please bring them for the Plant Sale, to defray Group expenses.
Please bring ideas about fern excursions for 2015. We also need people to lead or host these events.
Refreshments will be provided by the hosts but let us know if you are coming so we know how many to cater for.
How to get here
By train : From Edinburgh to Lenzie, 2 trains per hour (change at Croy)
From Glasgow to Lenzie, 2 trains per hour
Exit station on booking office side, turn left, walk a few yards down station lane. We are the second of the two large green metal gates.
By car : From Edinburgh, easiest to use M9 (to Junc.8), then M876, then M80 to Junc.3.
From Glasgow, M8, then M80 to Junc.3.
Exit towards Kirkintilloch, then immediately B757 to Lenzie.
In Lenzie, at first mini-roundabout take second exit, at second mini-roundabout take first exit, then second left (Beechmount Road). Glenbank Avenue (a narrow lane) is first right. Park in Beechmount Road.
By bus : From Glasgow, X85 or X87 to bus stop before Lenzie Station. Walk up station lane to first of the two large green gates.
REMEMBER TO LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE COMING