UK Bonsai Events Diary

 

NATIONAL
Harlington
Middlesex
8 April
EXPO BONSAI UK
10am - 4pm at Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £5 adults under 16 FREE
Further details: Steve Hale: ebuk18@gmail.com Brian Wallin: bbrianwallin@aol.com or 07752.888684 Mark Moreland: markmoreland@live.co.uk or 07850.771201 www.expobonsaiuk.weebly.com

NATIONAL
Coventry
15 April
British Bonsai Traders Association Spring Show The Sports Connexion, Ryton on Dunsmore, Coventry CV8 3FL
Info Corin Tomlinson office@bonsai.co.uk

REGIONAL
Bournemouth
6 May
Wessex Bonsai Exhibiton and Open Competition
Kinson Community Centre, Pelhams Park, Kinson, Bournemouth. BHI0 7LH
Adm: £3.50 10:30 - l6:30 hrs Contact: Mike Walker 01202 624916 Email: mikewalker42@masasafish.com
www.wessexbonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
Todmorden
6 - 7 May
Accrington Bonsai Society Spring Show
Gordon Riggs Garden Centre, Rochdale Rd, Walsden, Todmorden OL14 7TJ
Contact tel. 01706813374

LOCAL
RHS Rosemoor
North Devon
12 - 13 May
North Devon Bonsai Society - Annual Bonsai Show
RHS Rosemoor, Great Torrington
10:00-16:00 hrs
Contact: Roy Hutchison - hutchison415@btinternet.com
Website: www.bonsai-northdevon.co.uk

LOCAL
Pirbright
Surrey
13 May
Surrey Heath Bonsai Show
Lord Pirbright Hall, The Green, Pirbright, Surrey. GU24 OJE
Adm £2/£1 10:00-16:00 hrs
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276.20893
Email: rhodesI63@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk

LOCAL
Ruislip
Middlesex
20 May
Middlesex Bonsai Show
Woodford Hall, Poplars Close, Ruislip, Middlesex.HA4 7BU
Adm: £2 10:30 - 15:45hrs
Contact: Roger Gibbs 07542.594557
Email: roger.gibbs@talktalk.net
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com

REGIONAL
Birmingham
20 May
South Staffs Open Show, Birmingham Botanical Gardens. 10.00 am – 4.00 pm.
Exhibits invited from individuals with quality trees.
Contact Malcolm Hughes for application forms. mandkhughes795@gmail.com

NATIONAL
Nottingham
26 - 28 May
40years of Greenwood Bonsai
We are pleased to announce that we will be welcoming Bill Valavanis from USA who will be holding daily demonstrations and workshops at Greenwood Bonsai Studio.
Contact www.bonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
Accrington
28 May
Accrington Bonsai Society one day show
Great Harwood Show Great Harwood Accrington
Contact tel. 01706 813374

LOCAL
Wirral
2 - 3 June
Wirral Bonsai Early Show
Port Sunlight Garden Centre, The Causeway, Port Sunlight, Wirral.CH62 5DY
Adm: Free Times: 09:30 - 17:00 and 10:00 - l5:30 hrs
Contact: Andy Hardman 07513.953646
email: andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk

LOCAL
Marlow
3 June
Chiltern Bonsai Society ANNUAL SHOW
Venue: Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow. SL7 1DD. 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
Entry £2.00, Bonsai displays Chiltern and other local clubs, a display by the British Suiseki Club.
Sales of trees, books and pots, including speciality pots.
Workshop and demonstrations Harry Harrington. Website: Chiltern Bonsai Society

LOCAL
Fareham
3 June
Solent Bonsai Society
40th Anniversary Show on the 3rd June at Wallington Village Hall, Fareham
Trees also included from Chichester and Eastleigh Clubs
Adm. free. Refreshments. Start 10am until 4pm Contact patsfamily@hotmail.com

LOCAL
St Albans
9 - 10 June
Mid-Herts Bonsai Club Show
Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4SE
Adm: Free 1l:00 - 17:00 hrs
Contact: Geoff Conybeare 07528.614826
Email: info@midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk
www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk

LOCAL
East Sussex
10 June
EASTBOURNE & WEALDEN BONSAI SHOW 2018
Herstmonceux Village Hall, Herstmonceux, East Sussex, BN27 4JX. 10am – 4pm. Adm: £2.50
Demonstration throughout the day. Reg Bolton is Judging and lecturing
Trade Stands, Beginners Advice and Refreshments
Contact: Brian Dale, 01323 731369. www.eandwbonsaiclub.co.uk

REGIONAL
Exmouth
10 June
Bonsai South West 2018
Hosted by Exeter Bonsai Society, at The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth. EX8 2AZ, doors open from 10.00am. - 4.30 pm.
Info:- Brian-01392 437525 01392 437525, or brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk

LOCAL
Birmingham
10 June
Midland Bonsai Society Show
Birmingham Botanicial Gardens, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 3TR
Adm: charge to get into Gardens £7.50 Times:l0:30 - 16:00 hrs
Contact:
Email:

NATIONAL
Birmingham
14 - 17 June
“BBC Gardeners World Live”
National Convention Centre, Birmingham.
Bonsai Societies exhibiting, held in conjunction with “The Good Food Show”

REGIONAL
Newport
South Wales
17 June
BONSAI SHOW - THE ART OF BONSAI SOUTH WALES
The Riverfront Newport - 10:00 - 4:00
Spectacular Venue Superb bonsai specimens In a unique setting overlooking the river in the centre of Newport.
Adjacent Friars Walk & Kingsway shopping.
Café - trade stands. Easy access by rail Bus or car Car parks adjacent
Disabled access £3 entry fee A warm welcome from Wales www.cardiffbonsai.org.uk

LOCAL
Manchester
23 June
Manchester Bonsai Show
Lymm United Reformed Church, Brookside Road, Lymm, Cheshire
Adm: Adults £3/£2 Times: 10:00-16:00 hrs Contact: email: www.manchesterbonsaisociety.org.uk
Contact:
Email:

LOCAL
Toddington
Bedfordshire
23 - 24 June
Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Annual Show
Poplars Garden Centre, Harlington Road, Toddington, Bedfordshire, England. LU5 6HE

LOCAL
Accrington
23 - 24 June
Accrington Bonsai Society 2 day show at the Haworth Art Gallery Haworth Park Accrington BB5 2JS
Contact tel;- 01254 233782

LOCAL
Bristol
24 June
Bristol Bonsai Society Annual Show 2018
Failand Hall. 10.00am – 4.00pm - £4.00

LOCAL
Salisbury
1 July
Salisbury Bonsai 30th Anniversary Show
Salisbury Auction Centre, Netherhampton Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire. SP2 8RH
Adm: £5.00 Times: 10:00 - 17:30 hrs
Contact: Rita Molland 01722 336401
email: ritapmolland@gmail.com
www.salisburybonsaisociety.co.uk

LOCAL
Chichester
7 - 8 July
Chichester Bonsai Annual Show
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcton, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 1LJ
Admission free, ample parking is available - open from 10:00 - 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 - 3.30pm Sunday

LOCAL
Enfield
Middlesex
8 July
North London Bonsai Group Summer Show
Capel Manor, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, Middlesex. ENI 4RQ
Adm: £6 Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs Contact: Ray Powell 07927 346294
Email: ray-powell@hotmail.co.uk
www.bonsaigroupenfield.wix.com

LOCAL
Trowbridge
29 July
Staverton Bonsai Table Top Sale
39 Staverton, Trowbridge, Wiltshire. BA14 6PA
Adm: Free. Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs Contact: Chris Jefferys 07954 820970
email: jefferychris@hotmail.com

LOCAL
Accrington
11 - 12 Aug
Accrington Bonsai Society Summer Show
Barton Grange Garden Centre, Garstang Road, Brock, Preston PR3 5AA
Contact tel: 01995 642 900

LOCAL
South Wirral
25 – 27 Aug
Wirral Bonsai Show
Gordale Garden Centre, Chester High Road, Burton, South Wirral CH64 8TF
Adm: Free
Times:
Sat 09:30 - 17:30 hrs
Sun: 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Mon: 09:30 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Andy Hardman 07513 953646
email: andy.hardman@hotmail.co.uk

LOCAL
Brixham
Devon
9 Sept
BONSAI IN THE PARK 10.00am - 4.30pm
Exhibition and traders in the Grade 2 listed building in parkland: Lupton House, Churston Ferrers, Brixham, Devon TQ5 0LD
Award winning trees and society displays. All day refreshments, free parking.
See website for updates during the year: www.southdevonbonsaisociety.wordpress.com or Facebook: South Devon Bonsai Society

LOCAL
Kesgrave
Suffolk
9 Sept
East Anglian Bonsai Show
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave, Suffolk. IPS IJF
Adm: tba. Times: 10:30 - 16:00.hrs Contact: Dave Fryer 07749 801297
email: daveafryer@aol.com

NATIONAL
Nottingham
12 - 14 Sept
BONSAI BASH 2018
To mark 40 years at Greenwood we will welcome Sean Smith from USA.
This Bonsai Artist and Suiseki expert will be holding workshops and demonstrations
Entry: Free 1000-1700.hrs Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757
email: office@bonsai.co.uk
www.bonsai.co.uk

LOCAL
Doncaster
23 Sept
Autumn Shohin Exhibition and Car Boot Sale
Markham Grange Nursery, Long Lands Lane, Brodsworth, Doncastor. DN5 7XB
Adm: 10:00 - 15:30 hrs Contact: Daryl Harris 07821 192947
email: shohinexhibition@gmx.co.uk

NATIONAL
Middlesex
21 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Show
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £3 and Children/OAP £2
Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Mark & Ming Chen Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Website: www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com

LOCAL
Doncaster
28 Oct
British Bonsai Traders Association AUTUMN SHOW
Doncaster Deaf Trust, Leger Way, Doncaster, DN2 6AY
Info Corin Tomlinson office@bonsai.co.uk

 

2019

 

LOCAL
Pirbright
Surrey
12 May
Surrey Heath Bonsai Show
Lord Pirbright Hall, The Green, Pirbright, Surrey. GU24 OJE
Adm £2/£1 10:00-16:00 hrs
Contact: Chris Rhodes 01276.20893
Email: rhodesI63@googlemail.com
www.surreyheathbonsai.org.uk

LOCAL
Ruislip
Middlesex
19 May
Middlesex Bonsai Show
Woodford Hall, Poplars Close, Ruislip, Middlesex.HA4 7BU
Adm: £2 10:30 - 15:45hrs
Contact: Roger Gibbs 07542.594557
Email: roger.gibbs@talktalk.net
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com

REGIONAL
Exmouth
9 June
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ
Adm: £2.50 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Contact: Brian Mackichan 01392 437525
Email: brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk

LOCAL
Chichester
6 - 7 July
Chichester Bonsai Club Show
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcton, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 1LJ
Admission free, ample parking is available - open from 10:00 - 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 - 3.00pm Sunday
Contact: Frank Weaver 01243 586195
Email: frankweaverbonsai@gmail.com
www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk


NATIONAL
Middlesex
20 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Show
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £3 and Children/OAP £2
Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Mark & Ming Chen Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Website: www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com

 

2020

 

REGIONAL
Exmouth
14 June
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ
Adm: £2.50 10:00 - 16:30 hrs
Contact: Brian Mackichan 01392 437525
Email: brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk


LOCAL
Chichester
4 - 5 July
Chichester Bonsai Club Show
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcton, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 1LJ
Admission free, ample parking is available - open from 10:00 - 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 - 3.00pm Sunday
Contact: Frank Weaver 01243 586195
Email: frankweaverbonsai@gmail.com
www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk
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