CHESTERFIELD: Naughty Ladies inspire Val Dukes’ exhibition at Flower Lovers Club



At the Chesterfield Flower Lovers Club, chairman Sandra Jones greeted members and read the letter of thanks for the club’s donation to the Air Ambulance.

Val Dukes from Chesterfield was the demonstrator for the meeting, her arrangements were entitled ‘Naughty Ladies’ a floral history of Bess Hardwick, Nell Gwynn, Cleopatra etc. These arrangements were used for the raffle which was run by Maureen Riley and Sandra Parker. Rita Lindsay gave the vote of thanks.

Sandra announced that the June meeting will be a social meeting with a members floral competition/exhibition titled ‘New Arrival’. A raffle will be held for the chairman’s charity of 2013, which is The Derby Children’s Centre at Skegness. Vice-chairman Sandra Parker announced a visit to Carl Wild’s garden in August.

The next meeting will be held in The Winding Wheel on June 4, at 2.15pm.