Events

Unless otherwise stated all events are at Haskayne Village Hall starting at 7.30pm.

Haskayne Village Hall’s address is:

109 School Lane, Haskayne, nr Ormskirk, Lancs L39 7JE (off A5147)

The hall’s location can be viewed here


Members £1.50, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments. Raffle and plant sales table.

‘Bulb planting Looking to the Spring’ by Marguerite Hughes

Marguerite is a well-known local horticultural tutor, garden designer and speaker.  This evening she will be giving us a practical guide for planting spring bulbs and creating a bulb lasagne which will be first prize in the raffle.

Members £1.50, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments. Raffle and plant sales table

‘Exotic Planting’ by Kathryn Robey

Kathryn was appointed in 2017 as the Curator at the Dorothy Clive Garden, Market Drayton Shropshire. The talk will give us an insight into how we can easily bring a touch of the exotic into our beds and borders.

Kathryn will be bringing plants for sale.

Members £1.50, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments. Raffle and plant sales table

‘The Cultivation & Propagation of Agapanthus and associated plants, Nerines and associated plants by Colin Hickman

Colin grew up in his successful family plant nursery involving his parents and sister. The Hoyland Plant nursery grows and exhibits unusual South African plants and bulbs. So, we look forward to enjoying Colin’s practical demonstration and his plants which are for sale

Christmas Social, Buffet – NOTE THE EARLY START at 7.15pm

Speaker TBC


Wednesday 12th June 2024 6.30- 8.30pm 2024

Garden visit to 2 gardens in Hightown 11, Blundell Avenue, L38 9ED the home of Karen & Kevin Rimmer and 10, Sandhills, L38 9EP the home of Tracy Lewis.

Admission £6 Tea & Cake in Blundell Avenue and includes donation to NGS

Karen a very knowledgeable plants woman has built a garden full of surprises and interest. Tracy‘s garden is also quirky, with spectacular views of the sandhills & contains Shed of the Year in 2015.


Wednesday 17th July 2024 6.30- 8.30pm 2024

Garden Visit to 33, Pershore Grove, Ainsdale, PR8 2SY the home of Frances Proctor.

4.9m south of Southport off Westminster Drive. Please   Westminster Drive. Disabled parking on garden driveway.

Admission £6 Tea & Cake included Donation to NGS & Ainsdale in Bloom.

25 years ago Francis began a project to build caves under his garden the project was completed in November 2023 and officially opened then. The garden also includes 2 ponds, a magnificent waterfall and a romantic bridge leading to a folly together with a range of shrubs and perennial plants & a collection of statues. A unique visit.


Chorley Flower Show 26th – 28th July 2024

Knowsley Flower Show 4th August 2024

Southport Flower Show 15th -18th August 2024 We will have a display stand again this year.Plants grown and donated by members will be for sale.  Always a ‘grand day out’.