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Welcome to the National Dahlia Society Website National Dahlia Society stand at the Malvern Show
A message from our Chairman - David Gillam:
Hi All. I have set up a facebook page for the NDS. I have put some photos on there and will add more as I get chance. Please go on it and like if you have facebook and share as much as you can to hit a critical mass.
Hot Items:
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National Show Schedules: Wisley and Harrogate - these are now on the web site.  Click the tab on the left to see them.
Amazon Smile:
         If you purchase goods via the Amazon web site, then if you buy them via the Amazon Smile web site, the NDS will get a donation from Amazon of 0.05% of the sale price ( excl vat & P&P). Click on the tab on the left to do this.  Thank you.
Society Show dates
                      I am updating the calendar and NDS society  web pages with show information for 2018.  Thanks to all who have already sent their details to me.  If you wish for your society show information to go on the web site & into the summer annual, please e-mail the details to me as soon as possible, the closing date for info into the summer annual is 30th April.  Click on the link to see whether your society show information is up to date.
This is a free service the NDS provides to all its Affiliated societies.            e-mail: Rob

                          The Executive Committee has reviewed and agreed its Data Protection Policy in light of the GDPR regulations.  The Privacy Policy can be seen on our contact page, click the link on the left.

2016 - 2017 Accounts
I have received the signed accounts for the financial year ending 31st October 2017.  These are available to examine prior to the AGMs.  Click the tab on the left.  Paper copies will be available at the AGM in Kenilworth and at the Northern AGM Crooklands.
 R Cheetham Chairman Finance Committee.

Leeds Trials

                               The Harry Howarth Medal and Gold Award go to: Josudi Aurora - MinC raiser Peter Greenway.

To see photos and the other awards go to the Trials web page - click on the tab on the left.
Leeds Trials 2018 entry:
The entry form for this year's trials is now available.  Entries should be sent to Mike Cunningham by Friday 18th May.
Click on the tab on the left to see the entry form link.

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.  The archive now has an A to Z section which shows photos of dahlias that David has taken and collected over the years.