Notice Board

  • Our January 2016 Newsletter refers to a members' questionnaire that can be downloaded here.

Meetings and Shows

28 Jan 2017 John Spires & Mike Bull Question Time
25 Feb 2017 Scott Barrie, Barrita Orchids DVD - Sarcochilus
08 Apr 2017 SPRING SHOW See below
29 Apr 2017 AGM and Plant Auction -
27 May 2017 Joyce & Phil Seaton Singapore
24 Jun 2017 Roy Bailey-Wood Masdevallias
08 July 2017 Society visit Dick Hartley's National Collection of Stanhopea
29 Jul 2017 Ted Croot Paphiopedilums
18 Aug 2017 Christmas Meal The Summer House at Boningale
30 Sep 2017 Steve Manning Biddulph Grange
28 Oct 2017 Malcolm Perry Bulbophyllums
25 Nov 2017 AUTUMN SHOW (and deadline for submission of 5 photographs for 2017 BOC Photographic Competition) See below
09 Dec 2017 Christmas Social and BOC photographic competition voting -

Other Events *

21 & 22 Jan 2017 British Paphiopedilum Society Meeting & AGM Ramada Hotel, Solihull
12.00 noon Sat - 12.00 noon Sun
26 Feb 2017 Harrogate Orchid Society Annual Show Britannia Hotel, Bramhope, Leeds
10.30am - 4.00pm
04 Mar 2017 Cheltenham & District Orchid Society Annual Show Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JH
10.30am - 4.00pm
19 Mar 2017 East Midlands Orchid Society Annual Show Bottesford VC Hall, Belvoir Road, Bottesford, Nottingham. NG13 0BG
10.00am - 4.00pm
29 & 30 Mar 2017 RHS Spring Plant and Orchid Show (Preview Evening 28 March) RHS Lindley Hall, Vincent Square, London
10.00am - 5.00pm
08 Apr 2017 Central Orchid Society Spring Show Perton Community Centre, Church Road, Perton, Wolverhampton WV6 7PD
11.00am - 4.00pm
15 Apr 2017 Solihull and District Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show Arden School, Knowle, West Midlands, B93 0PT
11.00am - 4.00pm
22 Apr 2017 Hinckley & District Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show Stoke Golding Club, 42 Hinckley Road, Stoke Golding, Warwickshire, CV13 6DZ
10.00am - 4.00pm
20 May 2017 Orchid Study Group Orchid Day at Dyffryn Gardens St Nicholas, Vale of Glamorgan, CF5 8SU
10.00am - 5.00pm
28 May 2017 The Sheffield & District Orchid Society Annual Orchid Show Chatsworth Cavendish Hall, Edensor, Derbyshire, DE45 1PJ
10.30am - 4.00pm
04 Jun 2017 North of England Orchid Society Annual Show The Tenants Hall, Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6QN
16 - 18 Jun 2017 International Orchid Show, Malvern Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
9.00am - 6.00pm
01 Jul 2017 Writhlington School Orchid Project Writhlington Orchid Festival Writhlington School, Knobsbury Lane, Radstock, BA3 3NQ
10.00am - 4.00pm
02 & 03 Sep 2017 Orchid Study Group Welsh Orchid Festival National Botanic Garden of Wales, Carmarthenshire
10.00am both days
17 Sep 2017 Pleurothallid Alliance - UK Annual General Meeting Wilnecote Parish Hall, Watling Street, Tamworth, B77 5AD
10.00am - 4.00pm
30 Sep 2017 Lincolnshire Orchid Group Autumn Show Leasingham Village Hall, Leasingham, Near Sleaford, NG34 8LB
10.00am - 4.00pm 
07 Oct 2017 Birmingham & Midland Orchid Society BMOS Annual Orchid Show United Reformed Church, 1 Bassington Avenue, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AA
10.30am - 4.30pm
25 Nov 2017 Central Orchid Society Autumn Show Perton Civic Centre, Church Road, Perton, Wolverhampton, WV6 7PD
11.00am - 4.00pm

* The above information provided in good faith but please check dates (and, if need be, details of traders attending) before travelling. Most societies have their own web sites or you can use, for example: