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Three Counties and South Wales Area of NAFAS Three Counties and South Wales Area of NAFAS

We are affiliated to The National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies (NAFAS), and cover Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, and all of South Wales. The area was formed in 1959 and currently consists of 68 Flower Clubs, with almost 4000 members. It is also a registered charity, and uses all surpluses to further its aims of education, promotion and improving the standards of flower arranging in the Area.


If you love flowers and flower arranging, why not join your local flower arrangement club? You will be assured of a warm welcome!

Log in to the Members’ Area to access minutes of Area Council Meetings and other documents, and to see Who’s Who in Area.  


LATEST NEWS


ROYAL WELSH SHOW 2015

Congratulations to all our members who did so well at the Royal Welsh Show, and especially Daphne Furneaux who won Best in Show, and Elizabeth Gordon who won Runner Up to Best in Show!  The full results list is HERE, and a few pictures from the show are HERE.


CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2016

We will be organising a trip to the Chelsea Flower Show on 25th - 27th May 2016.  Places are limited so it’s first come, first served for the chance to see our Area exhibit in the Great Pavilion first-hand! If you wish to go, please send a deposit of 90, made out to Three Counties and South Wales Area of NAFAS to our Area Teasurer, Trish Ducker to secure your place.  More details HERE.


FLOWER ARRANGER MAGAZINE ORDER FORM FOR 2016

The latest order form for The Flower Arranger Magazine is now available to download from the Members’ Area of our website.  Orders must be in by 23rd November at the very latest.


NAFAS NATIONAL SPEAKERS TEST

This will be taking place on September 16th at the Larruperz Centre, Grammar School Close, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7QD.  If you would like to attend, further details and an application form for tickets can be found on our Events page.


CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2016

We are delighted to have been invited to stage the NAFAS exhibit in the Great Pavilion at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2016. Please like our new Facebook page where you can keep up with all the fun as we plan our exhibit!
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Three-Counties-and-South-Wales-Area-of-NAFAS-Chelsea-2016/783540145094870

If you’re not on Facebook, you can keep up with events in our album HERE


PRESIDENT’S DAY

President’s Day will take place on Wednesday 14th October at the Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye.  Our President, Christine Peer, invites you to “SHOWTIME”, with an intriguing presentation in the morning by Brenda Eyers and a spectacular demonstration by Andrew Lloyd in the afternoon.  CLICK HERE for more information and an application form for tickets.


CONNECT DESIGN GROUP

On Saturday 20th June, Connect Design Group held a contemporary workshop with Alison Penno at the Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye.  For more details about the group, see their page HERE, and to see some photos from the workshop, click HERE.


AREA DAY 2015

Congratulations to all the competition winners - full list of results can be found HERE.


CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2015

Congratulations to Llanelli Floral Art Society whose exhibit staged by Elizabeth and Richard Gordon won a gold medal, and to Porthcawl Flower Arranging Society whose exhibit staged by Maureen Fargie won a Bronze medal in Class C, Reflections, in the 1st Session (Monday to Wednesday).  Their exhibits were superb! Click HERE for pictures from the 1st session!

Results for the 2nd Session - Congratulations to Hereford Flower Guild and Lllanelli Flower Club who won GOLD,  and Jayne Morriss who won SILVER. We are all very proud of you!


MALVERN SPRING FESTIVAL 2015

Congratulations to our members who won awards at the 2015 Malvern Spring Festival, and especially to Margaret Thomas (Hereford) who won BEST IN SHOW, BEST USE OF FOLIAGE AND BEST USE OF COLOUR.  Our lovely Area exhibit made by Swansea flower club won a SILVER medal. The full results of the floral art competitions can be viewed HERE.  Pictures of the winning designs, taken by our e-media officer, Chrissie Harten, can be viewed HERE.


LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE SPECIAL FOR YOUR CLUB OUTING?

Why not try Bryngwyn Hall, Bwlch-y-Cibau, Llanfyllin, Powys, SY22 5LJ.  A beautiful Grade II listed house set in wonderful gardens, you can find more information HERE.


AREA COUNCIL MINUTES

The latest minutes of the Area Council Meeting held on May 20th 2015 are now available to download from the Members’ Area.


PUBLICATIONS AND TRADING

For any orders or queries, please contact Trish Ducker

Tel: 01594 563074

Email: kandpducker@btinternet.com

Address: The Cottage, Parkend Rd, Yorkley, GL15 4TE




Welcome to the Three Counties and

South Wales Area of NAFAS.


Carola Kean

Carola Kean

(National  Demonstrator)

Katherine Kear

Katherine Kear

(National  Demonstrator)

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