Andy and Jane Mogeridge are kindly hosting the 2018 AGM at the Rodings Plantery Anchor Lane, Ongar CM5 0JP.

The dates are 5/6/7th October 2018.Please let us know if are going to attend. Jane needs to have confirmed numbers for the catering. If you can do this by the end of June it would be very helpful. Thank you.

Friday 5th October 2018
2pm Meet at Gibberd Garden for talk, look at house and tea www.thegibberdgarden.co.uk cost of all including tea and cakes etc £8.50. Maybe a trip to Museum of Harlow approx. 5 mins away with walled garden (free)
5pm Rodings Plantery for welcome drinks and snacks before leaving for chosen B+B’s locally. (All within 10 mins of Rodings Plantery)
7.30pm Meet for dinner at one of our local pubs (to be arranged)
Saturday 6th October
10.30am Arrive Rodings Plantery for tea/coffee and homemade sausage and home reared smoked bacon  baguettes. Look around and AGM if numbers can be seated. If larger party for AGM the meeting may be moved until the evening in our local village hall with a fish ‘n chip supper. Food would need to be ordered prior to the AGM so numbers will need to be verified so I can arrange the village hall.
1pm Leave for RHS Hyde Hall aprrox. 35 minutes drive to spend the afternoon there and have cream tea. www.rhs.org.uk/hydehall
Dinner either at another local pub or if numbers larger Fish ‘n chip supper at the village hall.
Sunday 7th October
10.30am Meet at Myddleton House Enfield  www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/nature/…/myddelton-house-gardens/  for guided tour and talk about this wonderful small garden. Charge £5 Tea/coffee in cafe .
Folks can either head off from here as right by M25 so very convenient for most travellers or just around the corner (3 minute drive) everyone welcome to visit the famous ‘Capel Manor’ Estate and gardens (home of the Horticultural college)
Local B+Bs
The Bull Public House Fyfield www.blackbullfyfield.co.uk 10 minutes Rodings Plantery
The Fox Matching Tye www.thefoxinn.com 10 minutes from the Rodings Plantery
Down Hall Hotel https://downhall.co.uk/ 13 mins Rodings Plantery
    Jane will sort out a completed itinerary once the numbers are confirmed. Hopefully by the end June. emails to jane@therodingsplantery.co.uk to verify.