April 1, 2019

Local horticultural societies will be pitting their wits against each other this week in the annual horticultural inter-society quiz. This will take place on Thurs 4 April in the Masonic Hall, 129 High St, Dalkeith EH22 1BE at 7.00 for 7.30 start.

Our team is Dr John Sh...

March 3, 2019

We're excited to announce that our lovely new Flower Show Schedule is now available around the Village and online - so you can all start planning your entries for this year.  Loads of time to get sowing, sewing, knitting, planning, baking etc and there's guidance on ou...

February 4, 2019

Wednesday 6 March at 7.30 p.m. in Gifford Village Hall

 Dr Stan da Prato will tell us  about what wildlife lives in gardens, how to attract  more of it  and discuss  some of the issues this can bring to our own gardens, our public parks and open spaces....

October 28, 2018

Wednesday 7 November at 7.30pm in Gifford Village Hall
 

‘Allotment Tales’ by Jenny Mollison. Jenny is Secretary of the Scottish Allotments and Gardens Society, and a columnist in The Scotsman, will talk about the joys of allotment gardening with illustrations from her o...

August 26, 2018

Wednesday 10 October, 7.30pm, Gifford Village Hall

Sandra Goodswen will give a talk entitled ‘What’s in a Name’. She says “I love all plants, garden and wild, and I'm particularly interested in their old uses as well as their names. Their names often give information ab...

August 26, 2018



The Autumn programme of talks starts on 12 September at 7.30pm in Gifford Village Hall.

Nev Kilkenny, fungi expert based at Edinburgh Botanics and Ranger for Gifford Community Woodland Trust, will give a talk on ‘The Fungi of East Lothian’.

Following this talk, there w...