Welwyn Garden City Horticultural Society

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This web site is updated regularly Last updated  11th September 2019

Open Gardens around Welwyn Garden City 2019


Sunday 22nd September, 35, Digswell Road WGC, AL8 7PB. 2-5pm. £4 chd free.  Home made teas in aid of Save the Children.




Welwyn Garden City Centenary. 2020.

Many events are being organised to celebrate the Centenary of Welwyn Garden City and Welwyn Garden City Horticultural Society is involved in several events.

wgccentenary.org is the web site to find out all that is being planned.

There are 14 ‘Signature Events’ which are being progressed.


A ban on the outdoor use of metaldehyde, a pesticide used to control slugs in a range of crops and in gardens, was to be introduced across Great Britain from Spring 2020, the Environment Secretary announced.

There has now been an appeal and the matter is now pending.