Welcome to South Chilterns Gardening


The South Chilterns Gardening Group was set up in 1997 it covers an area of about a twenty mile radius around High Wycombe, encompassing an area of clay, flint and chalk.


2015/16 membership is £15 per year single or £20 for anyone living at the same address together) this includes a quarterly newsletter, diversified events throughout the year which are discounted for members, opportunity to carry out surveys of local nurseries, products and suppliers, to take part in local trials and also to meet face to face people in your area who love gardening, whether they have a window box or a large garden. If you would like to join please send a cheque made out to South Chilterns Group to Pauline Squire,144 Chartridge Lane, Chesham Bucks. HP5 2RH,


Click here to download an Application form in Microsoft Word.

Click here to download an Application form as a .pdf file.


South Chilterns Gardening sells plants at Farmers' Markets and Boot Sales.  Margaret Wilcox is the co-ordinator e-mail mbwilcox51@tiscali.co.uk.  If you can help at any time please contact Margaret 01628 486497, also if you have plants or produce to sell. It is a very pleasant morning out, if you are free either regularly or just occasionally. 






EVENTS - Summer 2018

N.B. For coach trips, the coach usually has pick up points at Chartridge near Chesham, Beaconsfield (the Greyhound) and Maidenhead (Braywick) depending on the destination.
26 September 2018 AGM

The day will commence with coffee, cake and an introductory talk at 10.30 in Dizzy’s tea room. This is where we will have a buffet lunch with orange juice and water included. The AGM will take place after lunch at approximately 2.30 p.m.

Any further refreshment you require will be extra. You are welcome to explore in between our various events but please make sure you are back in time.

Opening time is 10.00 until 5.00. Cost for members of SCG and the National Trust is £13.50


Please add £11.50 if you are not a member of the National Trust


If you are interested in taking part in any of the events, contact Helen.

Helen Turner, Five Acres, Buslins Lane, Chartridge, Chesham. Bucks HP5 2SN

If you require more information you can contact Helen Turner on 01494 782 349 or Fax 01494 785193 or e-mail helenpanda@tiscali.co.uk 

You can also pay by Bank Transfer if you join the group. Click for Application Form

GROUP CONTACTS - if you would like to help with any of the groups contact Helen Turner
Group Co-ordinator Helen Turner helenpanda@tiscali.co.uk
Events Co-ordinator and Newsletter Editor Helen Turner helenpanda@tiscali.co.uk
Membership Pauline Squires        
Surveys Co-ordinator Vacant    
Finance Anne Bligh   
Trials Co-ordinator Liz Kwantes  
Secretary Trisha Lewis  

Click here for a calender of events for local gardening groups