UK Bonsai Events Diary

 

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

LOCAL
Edgbaston
Birmingham
9 June
The Midland Bonsai Society's annual show, in association with Redditch Bonsai Society
Sunday, 9th June at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Edgbaston, B115 3TR,
10am till 4pm
Admission, entry to BBG
Contact Judith Davison: 07849 581468

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
NORTHAMPTON
NORTHAMPTONSHIR
23 June
The Northamptonshire Bonsai Society Annual Show
Billing Garden Centre, The Causeway, Northampton NN3 9EX
The show will be open for normal Sunday trading hours 10:00 am to 4:00pm.

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.bonsai.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
Demonstrations: Bjorn Bjorholm – USA, Rafael Torres – Spain, Anthony Smith - South Africa Sonia Stella
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
Doncaster Deaf Trust, Leger Way, Doncaster, DN2 6AY
Adm: FREE 10:00-17:00
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

LOCAL
STOURBRIDGE
WORCS
19 Nov
Stourbridge Bonsai Winter Show
The Bonded Warehouse, Canal Street, Stourbridge. DY8 4LU
Contact: Rod White 07780 653905 Email: rodandy46@gmail.com

 

2020

 

NATIONAL
Swindon
23 Feb
Swindon Bonsai Society Winter Image Show
Stratton Leisure Centre, Grange Drive, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, Wiltshire. SN3 4JY
Adm: £5. Times: 1000 – 1600 hrs
Email: paulbowerbank@lineone.net
www.swindon-bonsai.co.uk

NATIONAL
Harlington
Middlesex
5 April
Expo Bonsai UK
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
www.expobonsaiuk.weebly.com

REGIONAL
Coventry
Warcs
19 April
Bonsai Traders Association
Ryton On Dunsmore, Coventry. CV8 3FL
Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsaitraders.co.uk

REGIONAL
Exmouth
Devon
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

 

2021

 

INTERNATIONAL
Gaydon
Warwickshire
9 - 11 July
Federation of British Bonsai Societies
British International Bonsai Show 2021
British Motor Museum, Gaydon, Warwickshire. CV35 0BJ
Contact: Dave Cheshire 07584 991975
Email: chair@fobbsbonsai.co.uk
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