Summer Seminar 2021

                                              Thursday 24th June

                                          The Mariners Hall, Beer

                                            10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

.                                                                 Programme for the Day

                                    10:00     Coffee, Welcome & introductions

                                    10:15   “Gardening for the Neuro-Disabled.” A Journey            Josephine Spring

                                     11.00   Comfort break

                                     11.10   Bloom in Tresco                                                              Mike Nelhams

                                     12:30   Lunch  Bar Available

                                     13.45   Floral Three Counties                                                         Nina Acton   

                                      14.30   Plant Production & New Introductions                               Rod Pooley

                                      15.30   Question Time

                                       16.00   Closing Remarks

                                      Cost £20.00 per delegate.  You Can book your place on line. Return to our home page Here

                              We have a very good programme for this years now Summer Seminar.



Mike Nelhams

Mike trained at RHS Wisley. Mike currently runs Tresco including the world famous Tresco Abbey Gardens. An Internationally recognised Plantsman and Corresponding member of the RHS Tender Plants Committee

Mike understands the Environment where on Tresco they are   totally self sufficient and their Community all take part in making Tresco one of the most Beautiful places in Europe

Mike will be our keynote speaker and will also take part in our Spring seminar question time







Nina Acton is the Inspirational choreographer of “All things   Floral at the Three Counties RHS Malvern Festival”

Nina is an Internationally recognised person whose design and planning skills make Malvern one of the finest Flower Show venues in the World.

Nina will join Mike on the Question time panel

Rod Pooley

Rod is the brains and inspiration behind many of our floral displays in the South West. In his role as Plant production Manager for  Bristol City Council, he and his team produce  thousands of plants for Bristol and other Cities throughout the UK.