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Hello and welcome to the Capel Horticultural Society website where we aim to provide visitors with information on all that we offer our members and local community. We have tips on gardening and growing as well as competitions and details of all our events as well as some interesting facts about the Society. This site is for members and non-members alike. If you are not yet a member, do please consider joining.

The Society was founded in 1893 its objectives being to “encourage horticulture and the domestic arts”. The Capel community is key to the success and longevity of the Society. The founders would surely be pleased that 125 years on it is still thriving here in the beautiful Surrey countryside at the foot of the Surrey Hills.

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  • Upcoming Events

    1. Committee Meeting

      July 1 @ 20:00 - 21:30
    2. Allotment Competition

      July 24 - July 25
    3. Committee Meeting

      August 5 @ 20:00 - 21:30
    4. Capel Show – CANCELLED

      August 21
    5. Committee Meeting

      September 2 @ 20:00 - 21:30




June 2021 Garden Tips

Garden notes for June 2021 The pace of gardening really hots up in June, but it is still necessary to keep an eye on what the weather holds in store ...
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/ / Chris's Tips

May 2021 Garden Tips

Garden notes for May 2021 There is so much preparation to be done in May that it is easy to get carried away and be tempted to plant out too ...
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/ / Chris's Tips

April 2021 Garden Tips

Garden Notes for April 2021. I know that all the gardener advice is to cover over a patch of ground to warm up the soil and I should have done ...
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/ / Chris's Tips


Most disappointingly, after numerous Committee Meetings, the decision has been taken not to run the Capel Show again until August 2022. Despite the government’s plan to lift all restrictions from ...
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/ / News

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