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DATE
NEWS
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Tue 09 July 2024
New Committee member
John Palmer has been co-opted onto the BFS committee as a non-voting member. He is taking up the Role as the Society Archivist and Historian.
The committee would like to thank John Porter who has carried out the role of Archivist for many years
 
Mon 01 July 2024
Members Section
The Passwords have been changed for the members section.
New ones are on the back page of the 2024 Summer Bulletin
 
Mon 24 June 2024
2024 Summer Bulletin
The Bulletin has been packed at Carol Gubler's today and will go into the post tomorrow. Hopefully all UK members will receive their copies by the end of this week
 
Sun 02 June 2024
Show Offer Now open for new members
2024 Show Offer is now open.
New members joining rom now until 31/10/2024 will have their membership continue until 31/10/2025
 
Sun 26 May 2024
2024 Show Schedules
These are now available to download from the members section.
Log in, go to the members menu then select show schedules.
Then click the link to open and download the schedule(s) you want.

Apologies these were a bit late this year
 
Sun 07 April 2024
Members plug plants by Post
The members plants by post were packed yesterday and will go into the post on Monday 8th April. The are in clamshell cases sent first class and should be able to be posted through most letterboxes.

The labels inside the case are labelled A, B, C etc. This corresponds to their position in the case. Please find the right label before removing an potting up.

For those of you who opted for nursery collection please do not forget to collect them this month.

If you plants by post do not arrive, or you have forgotten which nursery you opted to collect from please contact either John or Carol
 
Mon 19 February 2024
2024 Spring Bulletin
A working party packed up the 2024 Spring Bulletin with AGM Calling Notice, voting form(s), membership card(s) and a return envelope for the voting forms. It will go into the post tomorrow (20/2/2023)

Please make sure you writes your membership No(s) (on the front of the envelope) and name(s) on the membership card(s).
 
Tue 31 October 2023
2023 Annual
A group of us went to Carol's today and packed up all the envelopes with the 2023 Annual, the 2023 show results publication, the new trifold leaflet on shapes and plant distribution and renewal forms where applicable.

Your membership number and status is on the front of the envelope.

They will go into the post tomorrow (Wednesday 1st November) and Royal mail willing you should get them later this week
 
Sun 15 October 2023
Clive Gould's Funeral Details
Tracey Gould has given me the following details for Clive's Funeral.

Friday 10th November at St Mary's Church Roade NN7 2NP at 11.00am. Followed by committal at Milton Crem at 12.15. Then back to Roade Bowls Club for the wake.

Please wear a something Fuchsia coloured.
Family flowers only.

Donations to Cynthia Spencer Hospice who looked after both Clive and me so well.

Please can you let Tracey know if attending for catering numbers please.

Rather than posting up Tracey's contact details, if you don't have them please send an email to admin@thebfs.org.uk and I will pass your details on to her.
 
Sat 02 September 2023
Updated Constitution
The changes to the constitution agreed at the 2023 AGM have now been accepted by the England & Wales Charity Commission.

The latest version can now be downloaded from the link on the members section.
 
LATEST NEWS
NEWS
DATE
NEWS
Tue 09 July 2024
New Committee member
John Palmer has been co-opted onto the BFS committee as a non-voting member. He is taking up the Role as the Society Archivist and Historian.
The committee would like to thank John Porter who has carried out the role of Archivist for many years
Mon 01 July 2024
Members Section
The Passwords have been changed for the members section.
New ones are on the back page of the 2024 Summer Bulletin
Mon 24 June 2024
2024 Summer Bulletin
The Bulletin has been packed at Carol Gubler's today and will go into the post tomorrow. Hopefully all UK members will receive their copies by the end of this week
Sun 02 June 2024
Show Offer Now open for new members
2024 Show Offer is now open.
New members joining rom now until 31/10/2024 will have their membership continue until 31/10/2025
Sun 26 May 2024
2024 Show Schedules
These are now available to download from the members section.
Log in, go to the members menu then select show schedules.
Then click the link to open and download the schedule(s) you want.

Apologies these were a bit late this year
Sun 07 April 2024
Members plug plants by Post
The members plants by post were packed yesterday and will go into the post on Monday 8th April. The are in clamshell cases sent first class and should be able to be posted through most letterboxes.

The labels inside the case are labelled A, B, C etc. This corresponds to their position in the case. Please find the right label before removing an potting up.

For those of you who opted for nursery collection please do not forget to collect them this month.

If you plants by post do not arrive, or you have forgotten which nursery you opted to collect from please contact either John or Carol
Mon 19 February 2024
2024 Spring Bulletin
A working party packed up the 2024 Spring Bulletin with AGM Calling Notice, voting form(s), membership card(s) and a return envelope for the voting forms. It will go into the post tomorrow (20/2/2023)

Please make sure you writes your membership No(s) (on the front of the envelope) and name(s) on the membership card(s).
Tue 31 October 2023
2023 Annual
A group of us went to Carol's today and packed up all the envelopes with the 2023 Annual, the 2023 show results publication, the new trifold leaflet on shapes and plant distribution and renewal forms where applicable.

Your membership number and status is on the front of the envelope.

They will go into the post tomorrow (Wednesday 1st November) and Royal mail willing you should get them later this week
Sun 15 October 2023
Clive Gould's Funeral Details
Tracey Gould has given me the following details for Clive's Funeral.

Friday 10th November at St Mary's Church Roade NN7 2NP at 11.00am. Followed by committal at Milton Crem at 12.15. Then back to Roade Bowls Club for the wake.

Please wear a something Fuchsia coloured.
Family flowers only.

Donations to Cynthia Spencer Hospice who looked after both Clive and me so well.

Please can you let Tracey know if attending for catering numbers please.

Rather than posting up Tracey's contact details, if you don't have them please send an email to admin@thebfs.org.uk and I will pass your details on to her.
Sat 02 September 2023
Updated Constitution
The changes to the constitution agreed at the 2023 AGM have now been accepted by the England & Wales Charity Commission.

The latest version can now be downloaded from the link on the members section.