Our thanks to the Caine Family

Way back in the History of Llantilio Pertholey Village Produce Association,the “Caine Family” have been integral to our success.We have an Annual Award the “Jim & Janet Caine Shield” for Cut Flowers that the family kindly donated .This is won at our Annual Members Show on the first Saturday in September .

Always willing to help and support us at the Post Office. Whether it be Howard,Rose,Keith or Janet. At Meetings Rose has always been their when you look up,regardless of the families health situations.Finally though  Rose has decided to step down from her membership.We would like to express our Thanks as “Gavenny Gardening Club” as we are now known, to the Family’s wonderful support and participation over so many years.

Thank you to any of the Family who have helped shape our past in so many ways.

Gavenny Gardening Club Christmas Lunch December 9th

Gavenny Gardening Club’s Christmas Lunch and Party will be held on Monday 9th December,12:30 for 1:00 Dining. Members please contact Social Secretary Tel:- 01873 855775 if you wish to attend,also to make your food choices.She must have final numbers at least a week ahead of the above date. Why not become a Member ? £10 Annual Subscription,our Annual General Meeting is at 7:00pm on Monday 18th November at the Hall.

At approximately 2:15  pm we shall enjoy “Blaenau Gwent Ukelelee Band” with some Sing a Long,including some Seasonal Songs.If he can make his way through the downpours,we might have Santa appearing !! We would like to thank our Caterers,who have provided three years of fantastic Harvest Suppers for us at Monmouthshire Golf Club. This year they have come to us at The Community Hall!!   Make sure you have a good appetite!

We hope to have next years Members Booklets available,with our list of Exciting Speakers,plus 2020 Outings and Events !!

Tonight is our First Annual General Meeting

“Gavenny Gardening Club” holds it’s first Annual General Meeting  at 7:00pm tonight.This is at The Community Hall,next to Ysgol y Fenni,off St David’s Road,The Mardy,Abergavenny,NP7 6HF. Known since 1956 as Llantilio Pertholey Village Produce Association the Members felt our ” Dig for Victory” beginnings needed updating.

Annual Subscriptions of £10 plus the Christmas Lunch and Party monies of £18 are payable tonight please.The Social Secretary needs any names who have not yet committed to the Party and Food Choices please tonight! If you could put these monies into an envelope,with your name on please.The Treasurer and Social Secretary will be collecting them as you come in to the Hall.

After the Interval we shall be having various Memories of past Members and some of the Characters who have been part of our History! There will also be a display of the years past containing some people who have been involved and memories that have been made!!