Abingdon-on-Thames is an ancient wool and agricultural town located in the southern midlands of England, about ten miles south of Oxford.
The objective of the Abingdon Horticultural Society, which was founded in 1885, is to promote the advancement of horticulture generally, and especially among amateur gardeners, by means of talks, demonstrations, shows and otherwise.
The AHS is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society.
Membership of the Society is open to all who live in the Abingdon area.
There is still space on the trip to Painshill Park (4th October), and on the Kentish and Cockney Christmas trip to Folkestone (26th - 29th November).
The next talk will be held on Tuesday 18th September at the Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road, Abingdon. Start time is 7.30pm. The speaker is John Negus and the subject is "Twelve months of colour".