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Important reminder!
 To all Affiliated Societies and Judges: any alterations for contact address/phone numbers etc and Show dates for 2015, need to be with the Editor, Dave Bates, by the 30th April which is the deadline date for the 2015 Annual.  e-mail changes for NDS Annual to Dave

Leeds Trials - entry form now online click tab to see details.
Entries in by 30th April to Mike Cunningham.
NDS Photo archive The photo gallery containing archive photos of the NDS has been updated - have a look.
There are two main parts - first photos of current NDS activities e.g Wisley, second the archive for David Brown - the society archivist, who has collected thousands of photos relating to dahlias - varieties, history people etc.

Awards:

Tom Bebbington
is awarded the NDS Silver Medal.
Tom receives the NDS Silver medal


John Bottomley
is Personality of the Year.
John is made Personality of the year  
Ian Hill is made a society Vice President.  He received the award from Geoff Gardener at the Northern AGM. Ian Hill

Wisley Show 2015:
 
Schedules now available on line - click tab on left to view.



Harrogate Show 2015:
Schedules now available on line - click tab on left to view.


NDS DVD - growing dahlias for garden, vase and show is now available.  This DVD by leading Dahlia grower, Dave Gillam, is available from the general Secretary June Nash price: £10 plus £3 P&P. Click on the DVD image to see the order form, and place your order.  It shows how to grow dahlias from initial tuber selection and propagation through to planting in the garden and showing flowers in a vase.