BURWELL ALLOTMENT AND GARDEN SOCIETY (BAGS)
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Last updated 11 July 2017

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Our Annual Show will be held at the Gardiner Memorial Hall on Saturday July 29th 2017. Entries 10.00-12noon. Show starts 2.00pm.
Summer Show 2017 Classes
Join us on our trip to RHS Wisley on Sunday 10th September. For further details and to be sure of a place contact BAGS' Secretary Angela Ratcliffe at angela.ratcliffe@ntlworld.com by 31st July.
email Angela
About Us

Our basic annual programme of activities includes a plant sale, a summer flower and produce show, at least one talk by a gardening professional, and an annual trip to gardens of interest.

Membership covers our affiliation to the Royal Horticultural Society and the National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners (NSALG) (£3 per member) which includes a quarterly magazine, free legal advice, a substantial discount on the annual seed order from Kings Seeds which benefits BAGS as well as you by supplying high quality, good value seeds.

Membership is open to all Burwell's gardeners whether they have a back yard with flower pots or a full-sized allotment plot. To join us it costs £10 per household per year from 1st April to 31st March. This charge is held until year ending 31st March 2019.

Our current committee
Chairman, Richard Dyer email
Treasurer, John Crisp email
Secretary, Angela Ratcliffe email
Membership Secretary, Caroline Dyer email
Committee: Paul Hawkins, Andy Isaacson, Richard Newell, Sophie Stock.
To join us please contact our Membership Secretary.

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Events
Action
Village News
"Memories Of Burwell", By Frank Czucha
Newly published book containing over 300 photos of former schools, shops and companies etc. is now available from Tina's in North Street. Priced at £12.99
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Naveed Malik: Police chief admits gross misconduct
An Assistant Chief Constable supplied another officer topics for a promotion interview.
Ely Museum buys Bronze Age torc found in field
The gold torc, valued at £220,000, is more than 3000 years old and is larger than usual examples.
Corrie Mckeague: Missing airman's mum retraces his final steps
His mother and brothers guide a large group around Bury St Edmunds where he was last seen a year ago.
Bourn Airfield: Fatal plane crash caused by wrong wing setting
A fatal plane crash was caused by the wrong wing flap setting says an air accident report.
X-rays of rare Degas sculptures reveal artist's secrets
X-ray images confirm the artist used everyday objects, such as pencils, to fill out his creations.
Peterborough United 3-2 Wigan Athletic
Jack Marriott's late winner fires Peterborough to victory over fellow League One high-flyers Wigan after a dramatic finale.
Mansfield Town 2-1 Cambridge United
Danny Rose is Mansfield's hero for the second week in a row as he steals a late winner in a 2-1 home victory against Cambridge.
Area Photos
Burwell Fen Burwell - From Church Tower Burwell - St Mary's Church Burwell Windmill Burwell Lode

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