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Christmas Wreath Making

Capel Horticultural Society Christmas Wreath Making Thursday 12 December – Capel Parish Hall 7 for 7.30pm Yes, it’s that time of the year again – so much to think about and never enough time in which to accomplish it all. Take an evening out and join us for mulled wine and mince pies and the opportunity to make a beautiful Christmas wreath. Continue Reading →

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Talk by Alan Sargent

Capel Horticultural Society invite you to an entertaining talk given by Alan Sargent – Confessions of a Professional Gardener. Come along to Capel Parish Hall on Thursday 24 October 7 for 7.30pm.

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Capel Show Wows Again

Despite gloomy weather forecasts all week, the sun came out for Capel Show.  The brass band played, the craft stalls kept busy, the horticultural marquee was filled with beautiful exhibits and the classic cars gleamed on Capel Recreation Ground last Saturday. Over 5000 people turned out for a terrific family day and they certainly enjoyed themselves.  More than 600 classic Continue Reading →

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Allotment Results for 2019

Sunday 14 July saw the judging of the annual Capel Allotments Competition. Dave Goodall kindly judged the allotments with Mandy Schryver ably assisting. The results are as follows: Capel Recreation Ground allotments – First prize allotment No. 10 Alf Shepherd   Runner up allotment No. 11a /b Nancy Williams   Temple Lane allotments – First prize – allotment No 10 Continue Reading →

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Another successful Plant Sale

Another hugely successful Plant Sale was organised by the Society last weekend. Villagers queued and crammed themselves into Capel Memorial Hall searching out bargains. Vegetable plants are always popular, whilst colourful bedding plants were quickly sold out. Capel gardens will no doubt be looking glorious over the coming summer months! Thank you to all those who came along whether to Continue Reading →

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Annual Litter Pick bags 40 sacks

Capel Horticultural Society organised the annual litter pick around the village last weekend (Saturday 27 April). Society members and villagers turned out to collect an amazing 40 black sacks of rubbish as well as garden furniture, a bicycle and a pushchair all left abandoned around the village. A huge “thank you” to those that helped with this community event, and Continue Reading →

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Slinfold Open Gardens

After a break last year, Slinfold gardeners are again throwing their gates open for you to explore five very different gardens, from manicured designs to wildlife friendly apple orchards.  

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Annual Plant Sale

Capel Horticultural Society invite you to their Annual Plant Sale which takes place at Capel Village Memorial Hall on Saturday 11th May starting promptly at 10 a.m. (Usually all finished by noon.) There will be bedding plants, shrubs, perennials, and village grown vegetable and herb plants on sale at competitive prices.  Tea, coffee and biscuits on offer too As usual we Continue Reading →

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Capel Horticultural Society Supper & Quiz

Saturday March 9th2019 Capel Village Memorial Hall. 7.00 for 7.30pm   No sooner the Christmas decorations are put away we start on our annual programme of activities.  The menu for our hugely popular quiz night has been decided and now we would like to take your bookings. Choices this year are:   Beef & Ale Stew with Horseradish Spiral Dumplings, Continue Reading →

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CHS Member Discount

We have recently agreed a discount deal for our members with Buckland Nurseries (near Reigate on A25) on the production of membership card. If anybody has lost their card or needs a new one please contact

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