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The Minutes Secretary should be advised of all corrections, changes and additions by written note at Meetings of Council, a telephone call, fax, letter or email at other times. The member organisation’s name, type of the event, date, venue and opening times are the key details required. A contact name, telephone/fax numbers, Web Site and e-mail addresses will also be published if provided. Events listed are primarily in the UK or related to EOC or WOC. Details of other International events may be available on enquiry.

For up to date information regarding Shows, please visit the BOC website at and go to the Events Diary menu item.

Saturday November 26
Central Orchid Society Autumn Show
Perton Civic Centre, Perton, Wolverhampton. 11.00 - 16.00
Saturday/Sunday January 14/15
Orchid Weekend at Beetham Nurseries, Near Milnthorpe, Cumbria. FREE ENTRY!
More information on the Beetham Nurseries website
Saturday/Sunday January 28/29
Gordale Orchid Festival. Gordale Garden Centre, Chester High Road, Burton, South Wirral, Cheshire, CH64 8TF
Saturday February 11
Orchid Day at Langford Nurseries & Garden Centre, Langford, near Biggleswade SG18 9SD. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm.
Saturday March 4
Cheltenham & District Orchid Society Show
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JH, 10.30 - 16.00
More information on the Society’s website
Saturday March 4
Wessex Orchid Society Annual Spring Show
12 noon - 4.30 pm, Porchester Community School
More information on the Society’s website
Sunday March 19
East Midlands Orchid Society Annual Show
Bottesford Village Hall, Belvoir Rd, Bottesford, Nottingham
Wednesday/Thursday 29/30 March
RHS London Orchid Show & Spring Plant Fair
RHS Horticultural Halls, Vincent Square, Victoria, London
More details on the RHS website
Saturday/Sunday April 22/23
Dublin Orchid Fair at The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin
Saturday/Sunday May 6/7
Glasgow Orchid Fair in the Kibble Palace at Glasgow Botanic Gardens Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0UE
10:00 am - 05:00 pm Contact: General Manager, Glasgow Botanic Gardens 0141 276 1614
Saturday May 13
The Devon Orchid Society Annual Show, 10.30am - 4.00pm
Budleigh Salterton Public Hall, Station Road, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 6RJ
Saturday May 20
Dyffryn Orchid Day at Dyffryn Gardens National Trust, St Nicholas, Vale of Glamorgan CF5 6SU
Sunday May 28
The Sheffield & District Orchid Society Annual Orchid Show
Chatsworth Cavendish Hall, Edensor, Derbyshire DE45 1PJ. 10.00 - 16.30
Friday-Sunday June 16-18
Malvern International Orchid Show
Well worth a visit with the best of British Orchid Society displays and both British and international nurseries with plants for sale.
Held within the Malvern Three Counties Show at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs, WN13 6NW.