Summer Show - That Could Have Been.
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Cheam & Cuddington Horticultural Society (CCHS) was founded in 1893 and has maintained close ties with the local community during its long and prestigious history. The object of the Society is the promotion, advancement and enjoyment of horticulture and gardening.
The Society holds two shows a year, three informal evening meetings and an annual quiz as well as producing four annual newsletters and a schedule that defines the classes of entries for the summer and autumn shows.
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Summer Show Update:- ** Cancelled Covid 19 ** 15th June 2021
Following the Goverments anouncement earlier this week, in that, they are now extending the Covid lockdown
restrictions, which were due to end on the 21st June, by a further four (4) weeks. Now means that Our Summer
Show date comes under the currant Covid restrictions.
The result is the committee is regrettably left to announce that we have to now Cancel our Summer Show.
Cancellation Notice :- 15th April 2021
Following a rescent committee meeting, which looked at the instructions within the Govenment Covid 19 "Road Map",
which indicates that we will only be able to gather indoors, from the 21st June at the earliest.
We have therefore to announce the cancellation of the subsequent evening talks:-
Wed 21st April Tales from the Potting Shed Jean Griffin
Wed 12th May Composts, Growing Media and Mulches Paul Patton
Wed 9th June A Royal Kitchen Garden – Hampton Court Claire Brown
In addition it has now come to notice that the May Cheam Charter Fair, has been cancelled for the same reason
by it's organisers.
Handbook for 2021
Members, don't throw out your 2020 Handbook. As there has been no Society Shows last year (2020). It has been
proposed to use last years Handbook (2020) for the 2021 Show season. Show schedules, Cups and Show regulations
and Notes will remain unchanged for 2021.
We will inform members on a published sheet of any Show schedule amedments.
A copy of the 2020 Handbook can still be found above, in the Handbook 2021 dropdown box. It will be left in place
throughout 2021 season for your reference.
On the day that should have been the crown of the
Society's Summer events. Our show was cancelled by
the restraints of Covid19.
Not wanting to see our members hard work go unseen,
we asked them to submitt photos of what would have
been their entries.
Please enjoy the full glory of our members efforts in the
above Show Gallery.
If you have any photos you wish to be included, please send them to:-
New Competion Award for 2021: Defered from 2020
Due to a generous donation the Society will present a new Award for 2021. Initially this award was due to have been
presented for the first time in the 2020 show season. Due to the impact of Covid19 on the society events last year we
were unable to do so.
Vice President's Award. presented by E. Belcher.
To be awarded for most 1st prizes across all adult classes for both Shows during the year.
It is to be presented at the 2021 AGM.