• Talks and demonstrations

  • Outings to gardens

  • Flower and produce shows

  • Plant sales and plant swaps

  • Question time and quizzes

  • Gardening tips and hints

  • Benefits

  • Fun and friendship!

Home Gardening

For everyone who enjoys gardens and gardening

Tuesday monthly meetings up until December 2022

All sessions are now taking place during the afternoons, 2.00-4.00pm in the Barn Hall or Garden Room, with a maximum of 30 members*. Meetings will comply with government regulations as they stand at the time of the meeting. Outside of government regulations, other restrictions set by the SFHS Committee for the safety of members may still apply. Members will be updated accordingly at the meetings. 

1st February 2022  - Trevor Povey - Downland Villages*


1st March 2022  - AGM*

5th April 2022  - Visit to Rushfields Garden Centre instead of a meeting*

3rd May 2022 - TBA*

7th June 2022 - TBA*

5th July 2022 - TBA*

6th September 2022 - TBA*


4th October 2022 - TBA*

1st November 2022 - TBA*

6th December 2022 - TBA*

* booking essential for all meetings

There is a £3/£4 entry charge, to cover costs. Normally this would include tea/coffee and biscuits, but we may not be able to offer these on the dates above for health and safety reasons to do with COVID-19. 

The meetings cover a variety of gardening and other interests - illustrated talks from guest speakers, question and answer sessions, quizzes, hints and tips, etc.


Annual events - 2022

Plant sale and Coffee morning - Saturday 7th May, 10.00am-12noon


        Summer flower show - Saturday 20th August, 2.00-4.00pm

Autumn flower and produce show - Saturday 29th October, 2.00-4.00pm


Outings to visit outstanding gardens in the region - dates to be announced

Come and join us in the
Barn Hall or Garden Room at
Southwick Community Centre, on the first Tuesday of the month


New members are welcome to attend in normal circumstances, but due to the special arrangements currently in place because of Covid-19, numbers are restricted for meetings. To avoid disappointment, please contact us before attending.


Email: benedictjwalsh@yahoo.co.uk

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Membership 2021/2022: 
Single £3 per year; joint £5 per year. Afternoon meetings £3 inc tea/coffee and biscuits.

Membership 2022/2023: 

Single £5 per year; joint £8 per year. Afternoon meetings £4 inc tea/coffee and biscuits.