All meetings except those marked * are held at:- West Thorpe Methodist Church, West Thorpe, (off Thanet Road) Dringhouses, York YO24 2PN at 7:30 pm. Everyone is Welcome.
Date Title Speaker
January 22nd "Digital Fun!" David Slade
February 26th Question Time - Please submit your questions to John Galvin on any aspect of cultivation of Cacti and Succulents a week before the meeting. John Galvin
March 26th Meeting at David Fair’s home, Longwood, Moor Lane, Bishopthorpe. Free Refreshments. All Zone 3 Members welcome. David Fair
April 23rd “QI of Succulents: Succulent language Ray Stephenson
May 28th “Melocactus and Discocactus” John Arnold
June 25th Evening Trip to Visit William’s Cacti at South Elmsall, Pontefract -
July 23rd South Texas Peter Beresford
July 28th Greenhouse Visits T.B.C.
August 27th Eye Catchers no.3 David Quail
September 24th Entomology Talk Speaker TBC
October 22nd Branch A.G.M. - All members welcome -
November 26th “My Collection” A members forum to talk about their collection Graham Walker
December 17th Annual Dinner- Venue to be confirmed -


Date Title

25th – 28th April

Display, Publicity and Sales Stand- Harrogate Spring Flower Show

Saturday 7th April, Saturday 13th April, Saturday 20th July, Saturday TBC September and Saturday 26th October

Ancient Society of York Florists Show dates in which there are Cactus/Succulaent Classes, held at Wigginton Recreation Hall, The Village, York, YO23 2LL

Friday 13th - Sunday 15th September

York Branch Autumn Show at- Harrogate Autumn Flower Show. Show Secretary: David Fair 01904 705207. Judge David Slade

For further information on any of the above please ring the Secretary John Galvin on 01904 704829 or email:johng7834@sky.com Click here for York BCSS Homepage