Flowers, fruit and vegetables competition, Methodist Church Hall

St. Meryl Horticulture Society

By Watford Observer

Irene Pond and Ros Kemp with the large floral exhibit placed at the top of the Society's entry
© Watford Observer 1961

In the ‘60s the St. Meryl Horticulture Society of Carpenders Park took part in yearly inter-society competitions in the Methodist Church Hall in South Oxhey.

Pictured putting the finishing touches to the large floral exhibit placed at the top of the Society’s entry is Irene Kemp, with the chairman, Mr. Ros Kemp, standing beside her.

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Comments about this page

  • Robert Wittey lived at 128, The Courtway, Carpenders Park

    By Neil Hamilton (16/05/2018)
  • Have just found a plaque from St Meryl Hort.Society that was given to my Grandfather in 1960 . His name was Robert Wittey .

    By Mrs Carol Hampson (13/05/2018)
  • Used to know Mr and Mrs Pond – lived in Penrose off Greenfield Avenue – both keen gardeners.

    By Neil Hamilton (01/07/2012)

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