MM&Y: Smithills Country Park, Bolton

Smithill Country Park Smithills Dean RoadBolton,

This is a joint meeting with the Yorkshire Fern Group led by Michael Wilcox and Bruce Brown. On a recce 18 fern taxa were recorded including self-sown Polystichum polyblepharum for example. The site is listed on several web sites for example see:- https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/visiting-woods/woods/smithills-estate/ Meet at the free car park off Smithills Dean Road at SD698119. … Continue reading MM&Y: Smithills Country Park, Bolton

N&SE: Cultivar Group National meeting

mark border 12 Highlands Close, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex

On Saturday meet at 10.30 at Mark Border's home Mark has a brilliant collection with many fascinating ferns especially Asplenium scolopendrium cultivars and much more. After a fascinating visit to Mark's we will go on to Riverhill Himalayan gardens for 2.30 pm, approximately an hours drive, and gives you time to grab some lunch on … Continue reading N&SE: Cultivar Group National meeting

EA: Danesbury Fernery Project

Danesbury Fernery

This will be a half-day visit to the Danesbury Fernery Restoration Project which the BPS has been following for several years. Please let me know if you are coming on peterblake1952@gmail.com Also, bring a packed lunch and use the following directions: https://danesburyfernery.org.uk/map-danesbury-fernery/

S: Autumn meeting – Glasgow Botanic Garden

Glasgow Botanic Gardens 730 Great Western RdGlasgow,

Leader: Chris Nicholson Programme 10.00: Arrival, greetings, tea/coffee 10.30: Tour of the glass houses and filmy fern house 12.00: Plant sales & BPS book sales 12.30: Lunch 13.15: Illustrated talks: Chris Nicholson: ‘Adder’s-Tongue on Barra’ Richard East: ‘Update on the Fossil Grove fernery’ Bridget Laue: ‘Ferns in Taiwan’ 14.45: Review of the Scottish group 2021 … Continue reading S: Autumn meeting – Glasgow Botanic Garden

N: Committee – Zoom

Committee meeting will be attended by Zoom Please inform David Hill if you plan to attend: David Hill

North West Fern Group autumn indoor meeting and AGM

Argles Memorial Hall Woodghyll, Crosthwaite, Cumbria

More information will be posted in due course. Please note that this event would usually be held at Holehird, but due to restrictions on the number of people allowed there we have found another venue - Crosthwaite Village Hall.

EA: Autumn meeting

Peter Blake & Nick Lodge 14 Mill Hill Road, Norwich, Norfolk

East Anglia Autumn meeting at Peter and Nick’s house. 14 Mill Hill Road Norwich NR2 3DP Lunch provided. Please let Peter Blake know that you will be joining any of these events. Peterblake1952@gmail.com

N: Committee – Zoom

Committee meeting will be attended by Zoom Please inform David Hill if you plan to attend: David Hill

N: AGM

Details will be added at a later date.

N: Committee

Format to be decided at a later date.

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