NATIONAL CHRYSANTHEMUM SOCIETY MIDLAND GROUP AGM To be held on Saturday, March 3rd 2018 at Wilnecote Parish Hall, Watling Street, Tamworth. B77 5AD The AGM will begin at 10 a.m. and is obviously open to all. After the meeting, at 10.30, we have the first of our two speakers, John Peace. A pie and mash lunch will follow John’s talk and Dave Arnull will give his lecture afterwards. Tickets for the event will again cost £7.50, which is a small price to pay to hear these two excellent speakers. To save on postage costs, you can pay on the day, BUT YOU MUST BOOK IN ADVANCE. Please give us at least a week’s notice. To book, ring 0121 526 3014, write to G, Allen, 5 Brown Road, Rough Hay, Darlaston. West Midlands WS10 8PP or e-mail geoffgallen@googlemail,com Details can also be found on the Midland Group Website at www.ncsmidlandgroup.btck.co.uk MIDLAND GROUP SHOW DATES The Early show will be held on Friday 21st September 2108 at Wilnecote Parish Hall, Watling Street, Tamworth. B77 5AD The Late show will be held on Sunday 4th November 2018 also at the Parish Hall. Schedules and further details from the Show Secretary, Geoff Allen 0121 526 3014

2018 Dates shortly Societies also in the Midland Group Shows as follows Willenhall Chrysanthemum Soc. Early show 30th Sept. Late show 11th Nov. Both shows sale of blooms 3.30. For details ring 0121 526 3014 or visit www.willenhallchrysanthemumsociety.btck.co.uk Stone Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Soc. 16th September at the Walton Community Centre, White Mill Lane, Stone. ST15 0EQ. Details and schedule from Neil Hammersley on 01782 373028 Bedworth Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Soc. Early show 9th Sept. Late show 4th Nov. Both shows to be held at Bulkington Working Men’s Club, Chequer Street, Bulkington. CV12 9NH. Nuneaton Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Soc. Early show 16th Sept. Late show 11th Nov. Both shows to be held at Wembrook School, Avenue Road, Nuneaton. Leicestershire Chrysanthemum Soc. Early show 16th September. For details of venue contact Steve Budding on 07814 733202. Late show 11th Nov. To be held at Jubilee Hall, Stadon Road, Anstey. LE7 7AY Details and schedules from Ngaire Hall on 01509 842643 or ngaire.hall@live.co.uk Barrow upon Soar. Early show 23rd Sept. Late show 18th Nov. Details and schedules from Martyn Bryans on 01509 843408. Shirley Society Early show Thursday 14th September. Late show Thursday 9th November. Both shows to be held at Burcot Garden Centre, Alcester Road, Burcot, Bromsgrove.