UK Bonsai Events Diary

 

NATIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
WEST MIDLANDS
17 Mar
FEDERATION Of BRITISH BONSAI SOCIETIES, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
11.00 am contact David Cheshire david_cheshire_bonsai@msn.com Together with FRIENDS OF NATIONAL BONSAI COLLECTION, BOOT SALE 8.00 am Contact Kim Turton turtonkim@hotmail.com -

LOCAL
WISLEY
SURREY
23 - 24 Mar
Sutton Bonsai Club
Wisley Gardens, Wisley Lane, Wisley, Surrey. GU23 6QB
Adm: Times: 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Contact: Andy Jordan 07958 372101 Email: antique.netsuke@gmail.com
Web: www.suttonbonsai.wordpress.com

LOCAL
DONCASTER
YORKS
24 Mar
Spring Bonsai Exhibition
Markham Grange Nursery, Longlands Lane, Brodsworth, Doncaster, South Yorkshire. DN5 7XB
Adm: Free. Times: 10.00 -15.00.hrs
Contact: Daryl Harris 07821.192947 Email: darylh@gmx.co.uk

NATIONAL
Harlington
Middlesex
7 April
Expo Bonsai UK
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £5, Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850 771201 Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Web: www.ExpobonsaiUK.weebly.com

REGIONAL
COVENTRY
WARKS
14 April
Bonsai Traders Association Ryton On Dunsmore, Coventry. CV8 3FL
Adm: FREE 10:00-17:00
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115.9205757
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

REGIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
WEST MIDS
28 April
South Staffs Bonsai Show. Open to other Midland Societies
Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, Midlands. B15 3TR
Adm: entry to BBG 10.00-16.00 hrs
Contact: David Barnsley 0121.6822200 Email: davidbarnsley@blueyonder.co.uk

REGIONAL
TROON
SCOTLAND
5 May
Scottish Bonsai Association National Exhibition
Walker Hall, Municipal Buildings, South Beach, Troon, Scotland. KA10 6EF
Adm: £2. Times: 10.00-16.00 hrs
Contact: Jeff Banning 07799 477895
Email: jeffbanning@btinternet.com

LOCAL
MANCHESTER
5 - 6 May
Accrington and District Bonsai Society
Spring Show at Daisy Nook Garden Centre, Stannybrook Rd, Daisy Nook, Failsworth, Manchester M35 9WJ
Public vote for the tree they like the best for the Don Daglish Cup
Contact 01616814245

REGIONAL
BOURNEMOUTH
DORSET
5 May
Wessex Bonsai Show
CANCELLED
Contact: Malcolm Driffield 07823 440003 Email: malcolmdriffield@gmail.com
Web: www.wessexbonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
Pirbright
Surrey
12 May
Surrey Heath Bonsai Show
Lord Pirbright Hall, The Green, Pirbright, Surrey. GU24 OJE
Adm £2/£1 10:00-16:00 hrs
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276 20893
Email: rhodesI63@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk

NATIONAL
Nottingham
Middlesex
18 - 19 May
Greenwood Bonsai Maple Weekend
Ollerton Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8PR.
Adm: FREE 10:00-17:00
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

LOCAL
Ruislip
Middlesex
19 May
Middlesex Bonsai Show
Woodford Hall, Poplars Close, Ruislip, Middlesex.HA4 7BU
Adm: £2 10:30 - 15:45hrs
Contact: Roger Gibbs 07542 594557
Email: roger.gibbs@talktalk.net
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com

INTERNATIONAL
London
21 - 25 May
FOBBs Bonsai Display
Royal Horticulural Society Chelsea Flower Show
Royal Hospital Chelsea, London. SW3 4SR
Contact: Tony McKenzie 07837 577680
Email: am.pm@talk21.com

LOCAL
HERSTMONCEUX
SUSSEX
26 May
Eastbourne & Wealden Bonsai Show
Herstmonceux Village Hall, Herstmonceux, East Sussex. BN27 4JX
Adm: £2.50. Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Brian Dale 01323 731369
Email: pondey@sky.com
Web: www.eandwbonsaiclub.co.uk

LOCAL
GREAT HARWOOD
LANCS
27 May
Accrington and District Bonsai Society
Great Harwood one day Show
Show Ground on Harwood Lane Great Harwood Lancs

LOCAL
PORT SUNLIGHT
CHESHIRE
1 - 2 June
Wirral Bonsai Society
At Port Sunlight Garden Centre, The Causeway, Port Sunlight. CH62 5DY
An early summer exhibition to include some flowering trees.
Contact Andy Hardman. Mob. 07513 953646
E-mail:- andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk

REGIONAL
MARLOW
BUCKS
2 June
Chiltern Bonsai Show with British Suiseki Society
Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow, Buckinghamshire. SL7 1DD
Adm: £2. Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Amnon Paldi 07801 183316
Email: amnon.paldi@lineone.net
Web: www.chilternbonsai.org.uk

LOCAL
ST ALBANS
HERTS
8 - 9 June
Mid-Herts Bonsai Club Show
Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire. AL3 4SE
Adm: Free Times:11:00 - 17:00 hrs
Contact: Geoff Conybeare 07528 614826
Email: info@midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk
Web: www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk

REGIONAL
Exmouth
9 June
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ
Adm: £2.50 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Contact: Brian Mackichan 01392 437525
Email: brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk

NATIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
13- 16 June
Gardeners World Live and with Good Food Show
NEC Birmingham
South Staffs Bonsai Society exhibit
Daily 9:00 – 18:00 hrs Contact: mandkhughes795@gmail.com

LOCAL
LYM
CHESHIRE
22 June
Manchester Bonsai Society Show
Lymm United Reformed Church, Brookfield Road, Lymm, Cheshire. WA13 0WQ
Adm: Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Janet Mitchell email: jan.mitchell@ntlworld.com

LOCAL
ENFIELD
MIDDLESEX
23 June
North London Bonsai Group Summer Show
Capel Manor, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, Middlesex. EN1 4RQ
Adm: £6 Times: 10:00 - 16:00.hrs
Contact: Ray Powell 07927 346294
Email: ray-powell@hotmail.co.uk
Web: northlondonbonsai.wix.com/home

LOCAL
FAREHAM
HAMPSHIRE
28 June
Solent Bonsai Society Show
Wallington Village Hall, Fareham, Hampshire. PO16 8ST
Adm: Free. Times:19:00 - 21:00.hrs
Contact: Keith Hartley 02392 640985
Email: kb.hartley@ntlworld.com
Website: solentbonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
TODDINGTON
BEDS
29 - 30 June
Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Show
Poplars Garden Centre, Harlington Road, Toddington, Bedfordshire. LU5 6HE
Adm: Free Times: 10:00 - 16:00 & 10:30-15:30 hrs
Contact: John Trinder 07860 682161
Email: bedsbonsai@hotmail.co.uk
Web: bedfordshirebonsaisociety.weebly.com

LOCAL
THAMES DITTON
SURREY
30 June
Bonsai Shed Car Boot
Wood Stock Lane North, Hill Park Rose Centre,Thames Ditton, Surrey. KT6 5HN
Adm: Free. Times: 08:30 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Andy B 07590 595538
Email: foodsmithltd@gmail.com
Web: www.thebonsaished.com

LOCAL
SHAFTSBURY
DORSET
30 June
Blackmore Vale Bonsai Show
Charlton Remembrance Hall, Charlton, Shaftsbury, Dorset SP7 0PL
Adm: Adults £3 Under 14 £Free
Times; 11:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Geoff 01747 853475/07837 781744
Email: m5eay.geoff@btinternet.com
Web: www.blackmorevalebonsaigroup.co.uk

LOCAL
Chichester
6 - 7 July
Chichester Bonsai Club Show
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcton, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 1LJ
Admission free, ample parking is available - open from 10:00 - 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 - 3.00pm Sunday
Contact: Frank Weaver 01243 586195
Email: frankweaverbonsai@gmail.com
www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
MILTON KEYNES
BUCKS
13 July
Milton Keynes Society Bonsai Show
Milton Keynes Central Library, 555 Silbury Blvd, Milton Keynes. MK9 3HL.
Adm: Free. Times: 1000-1500.hrs
Contact: Simon Roberts 07592 527736
Email: simon.roberts26@icloud.com

LOCAL
TROWBRIDGE
WILTSHIRE
28 July
Staverton Bonsai Table Top Sale
39 Staverton, Trowbridge, Wiltshire. BA14 6PA
Adm: Free Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Chris Jefferys 07954 820970
Email: jefferyschris@hotmail.com

LOCAL
WIVELSFIELD
SUSSEX
3 August
Sussex Bonsai Group’s 40th Anniversary Show
Wivelsfield Village Hall, Eastern Road, Wivelsfield .Sussex RH17 7QH. From 10.00am – 4.00pm.
Entrance fee is £3 for adults and under 16s are free.
3 visiting Bonsai clubs have also been invited.
Ray Brunsden - 01444-244267 or 07342-650713
ray.b@talktalk.net

LOCAL
PRESTON
LANCS
10 – 11 August
Accrington and District Bonsai Society
2 Day Summer Show and club competition
Barton Grange Garden Centre, Garstang Rd, Brock, Preston, PR3 0BT
Info Pauline_smith@ntlworld.com

NATIONAL
FAILAND
BRISTOL
18 Aug
Bristol Bonsai National Show
Failand Village Hall, Oxhouse Lane, Failand, BS8 3TS
Adm: Adults £2 Under 12’s free
Times: 10.00 - 16.30 hrs
Contact: Dan Barton 07914 806444 Email: dantheman.barton@sky.com

LOCAL
WIRRAL
MERSEYSIDE
24 - 26 Aug
Wirral Bonsai Main Show
Gordale Garden Centre, Chester High Road, Burton, South Wirral. CH64 8TF
Adm: Free
Times: 09.30 – 17.30/10.00 – 16.30/09.30 – 16.00 hrs
Contact: Andy Hardman 07513 953646 email: andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk
www.wirralbonsaisociety.wordpress.com

REGIONAL
KESGRAVE
SUFFOLK
1 Sept
East Anglian Bonsai Show
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave, Suffolk. IP5 1JF
Adm: £3.00 single; £5.00 double. Times: 10.30 - 16.00 hrs
Contact: Dave Fryer 07749 801297 Email: daveafryer@aol.com

NATIONAL
Nottingham
7 - 8 Sept
Greenwood Bonsai Bash Show
Ollerton Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8PR.
Adm: FREE 10:00-17:00
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

NATIONAL
BURY
GREATER
MANCHESTER
14 - 15 Sept
UK National Bonsai Show
Castle Leisure Centre, Bolton Street, Bury, Greater Manchester. BL9 0EZ
Adm: £15 Day or £25 Weekend
09.30 - 17.00 & 09.30 - 16.00 hrs
Contact: Tony Tickle 07802 837739
Email: nationalbonsai@gmail.com
www.nationalbonsaishow.co.uk

NATIONAL
Middlesex
20 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Show
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £3 and Children/OAP £2
Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Mark & Ming Chen Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Website: www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com

NATIONAL
DONCASTER
YORKSHIRE
27 Oct
British Bonsai Traders Association AUTUMN SHOW
Elsecar Hertiage Centre, Barnsley, Yorkshire
Adm: FREE 10:00-17:00
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

 

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REGIONAL
Exmouth
9 June
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ
Adm: £2.50 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Contact: Brian Mackichan 01392 437525
Email: brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk

LOCAL
Chichester
4 - 5 July
Chichester Bonsai Club Show
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcton, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 1LJ
Admission free, ample parking is available - open from 10:00 - 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 - 3.00pm Sunday
Contact: Frank Weaver 01243 586195
Email: frankweaverbonsai@gmail.com
www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk
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