UK Events Diary


15 June
Berkshire Bonsai Society Display
Winnersh Summer Fete,
Bearwood Recreational Park,
Mole Road, Sindlesham,
Wokingham, Berkshire. RG41 5DJ.
Adm: Free. Times: 1300 -1630 hrs
Ctc: Keith Winter 07802 214150
Email: berkshirebonsaiclub@gmail.com
www.berkshirebonsai.co.uk
15 - 16 June
Mid-Herts Bonsai Society Show
Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road,
St Albans, Hertfordshire. AL3 4SE
Adm: Free. Times: 1100 -1700 hrs
Contact: Geoff Conybeare 07396 732817
Email: info@midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk
www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk
16 June
North East Lincolnshire & Humberside
Bonsai Show
Darby & Joan Hall
58 Finkle Street, Cottingham. HU16 4AZ
Adm: £1.50 -16s Free
Times: 1000-1500.hrs
Contact: Ian Butland 07963 470696
Email: nelbs.chairman@virginmedia.com
www.nelincsbonsai.org.uk

23 June (Provisional)
Blackmore Vale Bonsai Group Show
Charlton Remembrance Hall,
Charlton, Shaftsbury, Dorset. SP7 0PL.
Adm: £3.00. Times: 1100 -1500 hrs
Contact: Geoff 07837 781744 & 01747 853475
Email: m5eay.geoff@btinternet.com
www.blackmorevalebonsaigroup.com
23 June
Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Show
Stockwood Park Discovery Centre
London Road, Luton
Bedfordshire. LU1 4LX
Contact: Richard Gaiger 07745 507318
Email: r.gaiger@ntlworld.com
www.bedfordshirebonsaisociety.weebly.com
7 July
Bristol Bonsai Society Show
Failand Village Hall, Oxhouse Lane
Failand, Somerset. BS8 3TS
Adm: £5. Under 16s Free
Times: 1000 -1600.hrs Ctc: Mark Wood 07964 249279
Email: bbs-site@outlook.com
www.bristolbonsaisociety.wordpress.com

14 July
Surrey Heath Bonsai Show
Chobham Village Hall,
Station Road, Chobham, Surrey. GU24 8AQ.
Adm: Free. Times: 1000 -1600.hrs
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276 20893
Email: rhodes163@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk
19 - 21July
UK Bonsai Association Display
Hyper Japan Festival
Olympia London
Hammersmith Road
Hammersmith, London. W14 8UX
Adm: tbc. Times: Fri 1200 - 2030.hrs Sat: 0900 -2030 hrs Sun:0900 -1700 hrs
Contact: Russell Wheeler 07810 372377
Email: russboy23@gmail.com
https://hyperjapan.co.uk/festival/
19 - 21July Accrington & District Bonsai Society Display
Royal Lancashire Show
Salesbury Hall, Salesbury Hall Road
Ribchester, Lancashire. PR3 3XR
Adm: tba.
Times: 0930 -1700 hrs
Contact: Diane Kennedy 07799 567692
Email: dianestardis@icloud.com
www.accringtonbonsai.co.uk

20 July
Surrey Heath Bonsai Society Display
Wood Street Village Show,
Village Green, Wood Street,
Guildford, Surrey. GU3 3EU
Adm: Free.
Times: 1200 -1700 hrs
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276 20893
Email: rhodes163@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk
20 - 21July
Chichester Bonsai Exhibition
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road
Runcton, Chichester. PO20 1LJ
Adm: Free
Times: 0900-1700 & 1000-1600.hrs
Contact: Frank Weaver 01243 586195
Email: frankweaverbonsai@gmail.com
chichesterbonsai.uk

Supporting Trader:
Collette's Bonsai
21July
Bonsai Fair
Penkridge Markets,
Clovelly, Pinfold Lane,
Penkridge, Staffordshire. ST19 5AP
Adm: Free. Times:1000 -1600.hrs
Contact: Mark Akins
Email: penkridge@beechfieldbonsai.co.uk

4 August
Staverton Group Bonsai Boot Sale
Bradley Road, Southwick,
Wiltshire. BA14 9RH.
Adm: Free. Times: 0900 hrs
Contact: Tony Oswin 07776 338899
Email: Rob - oakfieldbonsai@aol.com
or Chris - jeffreyschris@hotmail.com
24 - 26 Aug (Provisional)
Wirral Bonsai Main Show
Gordale Garden Centre,
High Road, Burton, South Wirral. CH64 8TF.
Adm: Free. Times: 0930-1730/1000-1630/0930-1600 hrs
Contact: Andy Hardman 07513 953646
Email: andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk
www.wirralbonsaisociety.wordpress.com
25 Aug (Provisional)
Bonsai Shed Car Booty and Auction
Wood Stock Lane North,
Hill Park Rose Centre,
Thames Ditton, Surrey. KT6 5HN.
Adm: Free. Times:0900 -1200 hrs.
Demo: Will Baddeley and Nacho Salar
Contact: Andrew Barber 07590 595538
Email: foodsmithltd@gmail.com

1 September
East Anglian Bonsai Show
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre,
Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave,
Suffolk. IP5 1JF.
Adm: £4.Under 16 yrs Free
Times: 1000 -1530 hrs
Contact: Dave Fryer 07449.801297
Email: daveafryer@aol.com
7 September
Accrington & District Bonsai Society Display
Baxenden Alloment & Garden Show
The Hollins Technology College
171 Hollins Lane, Baxenden
Accrington. BB5 2QY
Adm: Donation. Times: 1445 -1700.hrs
Contact: Diane Kennedy 07799 567692
Email: dianestardis@icloud.com
www.accringtonbonsai.co.uk
7 September
8 Bonsai Journeys
At Herons Bonsai
Wiremill Lane, Newchapel,
Nr Lingfield, Surrey. RH76HJ
Limited to 80 People only.
Pre-booked tickets only.
Adm: £50. Times: 10.00 - 20.00 hrs
Ctc: Peter Chan 01342.832657
Email: sales@herons.co.uk

Talks and Demonstrations by:
Kevin Willson
Caroline Scott
Steve Mckee
Russ Farley
Graham Potter
Lee Fincham
Richard Chambers
Warren Radford

7 - 8 September
Dragon Bonsai Workshop & Auction
Cwmaman Resource Centre,
Station Road, Glanamman,
Wales. SA18 1QL.
Adm: Free. Times:
Sat Workshop & BBQ 1000.hrs - Late
Sat night Bunkhouse & Breakfast £25
Sun Auction 1100-1400.hrs
Contact: Chris Thomas 07798.798194
Email: chris.thomas1@sky.com
13 -15 September
Yorkshire Bonsai Society Display & Show
Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
Newby Hall, Ripon
North Yorkshire. HG4 5AE
Adm: tba. (Exhibitors Free)
Times: 1000 -1700.hrs
Contact: Craig Brown 07763 771701
Email: jcraig008@sky.com

Supporting Trader:
Driftwood Bonsai
14 September
The Bonsai Boys Display
Henley Farm and Country Show
Henley Showground, Marlow road,
Henley-On-Thames. RG9 3AS.
Adm: tba. Times: 0900 -1800 hrs.
Ctc: Russell Wheeler 07810 372377
Email: russboy23@gmail.com

15 September
Bonsai in the Park
Lupton House
Churston Ferriers
Brixham, Devon TQ5 0LD
Adm: £5. Times: 1000 -1630 hrs.
Email: sdevon.bonsai@virgin.net
southdevonbonsaisociety.wordpress.com/
22 September
South East Bonsai Fair
Little Fant Farm, Farleigh Lane,
Maidstone, Kent. ME16 9LY.
Adm: Free. Times:1000 -1500 hrs
Contact: Adam Hadley 07765 522117
Email:hadoribonsai@gmail.com
5 - 6 October
The Bonsai Show Live 2024
Telford International Centre,
International Way, Telford,
Shropshire. TF3 4JH.
Adm: tbc. Times: tbc.
Contact: Andrew Avraam 07886.990610
Email: info@thebonsaishowlive.co.uk
Website: www.thebonsaishowlive.co.uk

12 - 13 October
Dragon Bonsai Autumn Show
Open workshop and Clinic
Masion Aberglasney Gardens,
Llangathen, Carmarthenshire,
Wales. SA32 8QH.
Adm: £9.50 Children Free
Times: Sat 1000 -1600 hrs Sun 1000 -1500 hrs
Contact: Chris Thomas 07798.798194
Email: chris.thomas1@sky.com
13 October
13th Heathrow Bonsai Show
Bracknell Leisure Centre,
Bagshot Road, Bracknell,
Berkshire, RG12 9SE.
Adm: £8 Under 16s Yrs Free.
Tiimes: 1000 -1600 hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850 771201
Email: ukbonsaiassociation@gmail.com
www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com
Supporting Traders:
Atlantic Mariculture
Ato-Saki Bonsai
Beech Field Bonsai
Bonsai Brushstrokes
Bonsai Shed
Bonsai Stands andStuff
Bonsai4Me
Bon-Tag
Brookfield Plants
BW Bespoke Bonsai Stands
Chris Thomas Bonsai
Christine's Ceramics
Collette's Bonsai
David Cheshire Bonsai
David Harris Bonsai Stands
Dave Sampson
Dei Ceramics
Dragonfly Bonsai Pots
Driftwood Bonsai
European Bonsai Pot Collective
Every Sprout
G G Evergreen Bonsai
Glynderi Bonsai
GoBonsai Air
Gordon Duffett
Greenwood Bonsai
Hadori Bonsai
Hereward Trees
Hinata Ceramics
House of British Bonsai and Yamadori
LV Bonsai
Majestic Bonsai
Mendip Bonsai
Oakfield Bonsai Supplies
Oceana
RH Bonsai
Saruyama
Shohin-Bonsai
Spectre Ceramics
Springwood Ceramics
Stone Monkey Ceramics
Suteki
Tone Ceramics
Troll Pots
UK Bonsai Tables
Windybank Bonsai
Woodandclay
Zacs Bonsai
27 October
Blackmore Vale Bonsai Group Auction
Charlton Remembrance Hall
Charlton, Shaftsbury, Dorset. SP7 0PL
Adm: Free. Times: 0830/1100 -1700 hrs
Contact: Geoff 07837 781744
Email: m5eay.geoff@btinternet.com
www.blackmorevalebonsaigroup.com

17 November
Southend Bonsai Society Winter Show
Ashingdon Memorial Hall
Ashingdon Road, Rochford
Essex. SS4 3HF
Adm: £3.00
Times: 1000 -1600 hrs
Contact: Paul Schofield 07942.679688
Email: southendbonsaisociety@gmail.com
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12 January (Provisional)
Ayrshire Bonsai Club Winter Image Show
Alloway Village Hall, 36a Alloway
Ayrshire. KA7 4PY
Adm: Free
Times:1330 -1700 hrs
Contact: Jeff Banning 07799 477895
Email: jeffbanning@btinternet.com
18 January
Middlesex Bonsai Society Winter Show
South Harrow Methodist Church
Walton Avenue, South Harrow
Middlesex. HA2 8QU
Adm: Free
Times:1000 -1300 hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com
2 February
Twickenham Bonsai Club Winter Show
St Richard Reynolds Catholic College,
Clifden Road, Twickenham. TW1 4LT.
Adm: £5. Half price after 1400 hrs
Times:1000 -1600 hrs
Contact: Tina Todd 07801 582553
Email: toddytl@hotmail.co.uk
facebook.com/twickenhambonsai

16 February
Swindon Bonsai Society Winter Image Show
Grange Leisure Centre, Grange Drive,
Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, Wiltshire. SN3 4JY.
Adm: £5. Times: 1000-1600.hrs.
Contact: Paul Bowerbank 07982.401103
Email: paul1561@virginmedia.com
www.swindon-bonsai.co.uk
21 - 23 February
Trophy Show Limburghal cv, jaarbeurslaan 6
B-3600 Genk, Belgium
www.bonsaiassociation.be
16 March
Southend Bonsai Society Spring Show
Ashingdon Memorial Hall
Ashingdon Road, Rochford
Essex. SS4 3HF
Adm: £3.00
Times: 1000 -1600 hrs
Contact: Paul Schofield 07942 679688
Email: southendbonsaisociety@gmail.com

16 March
Bonsai -Fest
Lady Eastwood Centre,
Newark Showground,
Lincoln Road, Newark,
Nottinghamshire. NG24 2NY
Adm: £10. Accompanied under 16 yrs Free
Times: 0900 -1600.hrs
Ctc: Adam Booty
Email: info@bonsai-fest.com
22 - 23 March
Sutton Bonsai Society Show
Wisley Gardens, Wisley Lane,
Wisley, Surrey. GU23 6QB
Adm: £ tba Times: 1000 -1630.hrs
Contact: Andy Jordan 07958 372101
Email: antique.netsuke@gmail.com
suttonbonsai.co.uk
23 March
FNBC Bonsai Boot Sale
Car Park Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Westbourne Rd
Edgbaston Birmingham B15 3TR
Free public entry 0800 - 1200
email turtonkim@hotmail.com
Traders must book space

23 March
South East Bonsai Fair
Little Fant Farm, Farleigh Lane
Maidstone, Kent. ME16 9LY
Adm: Free
Times:1000 -1500 hrs
Contact: Adam Hadley 07765 522117
Email:hadoribonsai@gmail.com
13 April
6th Expo Bonsai UK
Sponsored by UKBA
K2 Leisure Centre,
Pease Pottage Hill, Crawley,
West Sussex. RH11 9BQ
Adm: tba. Times: 1000-1600.hrs.
Contact: Steve Hale 07850.771201
Email: ebuk18@gmail.com
www.ExpobonsaiUK.weebly.com
26 and 27 April
Celtic Bonsai Morten Albek Weekend
Cwmamman Resource Centre,
Station Road, Glanamman,
Ammanford, Carmarthenshire,
Wales. SA18 1LQ.
Contact: Chris Thomas 07798 798194
Email: chris.thomas1@sky.com

3 - 4 May
The South West Bonsai Show
Sponsored by FoBBS and the RHS
RHS Rosemoor Gardens
Torrington, North Devon. EX38 8PH
Adm: tbc. Times: 1000 -1800 hrs
Contact: Nigel Wright 07974 998032
Email: coordinator@fobbsbonsai.co.uk
Website: bonsaisw.uk
11 May (Provisional)
Ayrshire Bonsai Club Open Exhibition
Troon Concert Hall
South Beach, Troon
Ayrshire. KA10 6EF
Adm: £2.50
Times:1100 -1600 hrs
Contact: Jeff Banning 07799 477895
Email: jeffbanning@btinternet.com
18 May
Southend Bonsai Society Spring Show
Ashingdon Memorial Hall,
Ashingdon Road,
Rochford,
Essex. SS4 3HF. Adm: £3. Times: 1000 -1600.hrs
Ctc: Paul Schofield 07942 679688
Email: southendbonsaisociety@gmail.com

1 June Provisional)
Chiltern Bonsai Show
Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow,
Buckinghamshire, SL7 1DD
Adm: £2 -16s Free. Times: 1000-1600.hrs.
Contact: Michael Pegg and Adrian Garnett
Email: mikew.pegg@btinternet.com
Email: adrian.garnett@virginmedia.com
www.chilternbonsai.org.uk
7 June (Provisional)
Milton Keynes Bonsai Society Show
Milton KeynesCentral Library,
555 Silbury Blvd, Milton Keynes. MK9 3HL.
Adm: Free. Times: 1000 -1530.hrs
Contact: Simon Roberts
Email: simon.roberts26@btopenworld.com
mkbonsaisociety.co.uk
7 - 8 June (Provisional)
Mid-Herts Bonsai Society
Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road,
St Albans, Hertfordshire. AL3 4SE.
Adm: Free. Times: 1100-1700.hrs
Contact: Geoff Conybeare 07528.614826
Email: info@midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk
www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk

8 June (Provisional)
Bonsai By The Sea.
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth. EX8 2AZ.
Adm: £5. Times: 1000-1630.hrs.
Contact: Brian MacKichan 01392.437525
Email: brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk
www.exeterbonsaisociety.com
21 June (Provisional)
Middlesex Bonsai Society Summer Show
South Harrow Methodist Church,
Walton Avenue, South Harrow,
Middlesex. HA2 8QU.
Adm: Free. Times:1000 -1300.hrs.
Ctc: Mark Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com
29 June
Twickenham Bonsai Club Winter Show
St Richard Reynolds Catholic College,
Clifden Road, Twickenham. TW1 4LT.
Adm: £5. Half price after 1400 hrs
Times:1000 -1600 hrs
Contact: Tina Todd 07801 582553
Email: toddytl@hotmail.co.uk
facebook.com/twickenhambonsai

13 July (Provincial)
Surrey Heath Bonsai Show
Chobham Village Hall,
Station Road, Chobham, Surrey. GU24 8AQ.
Adm: Free. Times: 1000-1600.hrs.
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276.20893
Email: rhodes163@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk
3 August (Provisional)
Staverton Group Bonsai Fayre
Opp Long River Farm,
New Town Road, Westbury,
Wiltshire. BA13 3ED.
Adm: Free. Times: 0900 -1600.hrs
Contact: Tony Oswin 07776 338899
Email: Rob - oakfieldbonsai@aol.com
or Chris - jeffreyschris@hotmail.com
23 - 25 August (Provisional)
Wirral Bonsai Main Show
Gordale Garden Centre,
High Road, Burton, South Wirral. CH64 8TF.
Adm: Free. Times: 0930-1730/1000-1630/0930-1600.hrs
Contact: Andy Hardman 07513.953646
Email: andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk
www.wirralbonsaisociety.wordpress.com

24 August (Provisional)
Bonsai Shed Car Booty and Auction
Wood Stock Lane North,
Hill Park Rose Centre,
Thames Ditton, Surrey. KT6 5HN.
Adm: Free. Times:0900-1200.hrs.
Demo: Will Baddeley and Nacho Salar
Contact: Andrew Barber 07590.595538
Email: foodsmithltd@gmail.com
7 September (Provisional)
East Anglian Bonsai Show
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre,
Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave,
Suffolk. IP5 1JF.
Adm: £4.Under 16.yrs Free
Times: 1000-1530.hrs.
Contact: Dave Fryer 07449.801297
Email: daveafryer@aol.com
21 September
South East Bonsai Fair
Little Fant Farm, Farleigh Lane
Maidstone, Kent. ME16 9LY
Adm: Free
Times:1000 -1500 hrs
Contact: Adam Hadley 07765 522117
Email: hadoribonsai@gmail.com

5 October (Provisional)
14th Heathrow Bonsai Show
Bracknell Leisure Centre,
Bagshot Road, Bracknell,
Berkshire, RG12 9SE.
Adm: £8 Under 16s Yrs Free.
Tiimes: 1000-1600.hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850.771201
Email: ukbonsaiassociation@gmail.com
www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com
16 November
Southend Bonsai Society Winter Show
Ashingdon Memorial Hall
Ashingdon Road, Rochford
Essex. SS4 3HF
Adm: £3.00
Times: 1000-1600 hrs
Contact: Paul Schofield 07942 679688
Email: southendbonsaisociety@gmail.com
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