Experienced and beginner amateur gardeners

The Kilmington Gardening Club brings together both experienced and beginner amateur gardeners in a convivial atmosphere and aims to provide a range of events throughout the year to enhance members’ gardening experience. What do we do? We: organise the Kilmington...

British gardeners

The weather always seems to be a dominant factor in the minds of British gardeners, especially when reflecting on growing conditions during the preceding twelve months. In 2018 we contended with the Storm Eleanor at the beginning of January, the Beast from the East in...

The End of an Era

Wind and rain did not deter 59 members of the Kilmington Gardening Club from gathering to review the year at its AGM and Social on Friday, 9th November, when our President, Sydie Bones gave her farewell address to the club that she has helped to nurture for many...

AGM and social evening

Don’t forget our AGM and social evening on Friday, 9th November This time last year we were commenting on the topsy-turvy weather and the trend has continued this year making the plants in our gardens very confused! However, now that the clocks have gone back our...

The year is flying by

The year is flying by and we are already in October which means that our AGM is approaching rapidly and with it some changes, as our Chair, Dr. B. J. Lewis, will be stepping down. Our President, Sydie Bones, will also be retiring. We are more than grateful to both...

Wimborne Visit

Our arrival at Wimborne on 16th August for our final garden visit of the year began on a convivial note with a visit to The Old Thatch pub (just down the road from our main destination) for lunch and other refreshments. Knoll Gardens has an enviable reputation for its...


B. J. Lewis (President)


Mary-Anne Driscoll (Chairman)


Beverley Perkins (Secretary and Membership Secretary)


Jean Falconer (Show Secretary)


Jennie Seaton (Treasurer)


Christine Mills (Outings Secretary)

Tel: 01297-599018

Jane Chalk (Vice-Chairman and Plant Market Organiser)

Tel: 01297-33063

Lesley Rew (Talks Organiser)

Tel: 07900-827689