1.30pm: Thornbury Horticultural Society Spring Flower Show
Armstrong Hall Complex
Thornbury Horticultural Society will start their season with the first of two shows with the Spring Flower Show on 12th March 2016 in the Armstrong Hall 13:30 to 16:00.
There are classes that you can enter, e.g. flowering bulbs and plants, floral art, cooking, photography and children’s classes. In conjunction with Thornbury in Bloom there will be a class for a container for spring. Refreshments will be available.
The show schedules are available from the Thornbury Garden Shop, Owen’s on the Plain, Town Hall and Library and on our website below.
Also make a note in your diary for our Summer Show on 6th August 2016 at the Armstrong Hall. If not competing then why not visit the show?
Chapel Street, Thornbury, BS35 2BJ
To book the Armstrong Hall, please phone 01454 412103 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm).
For the Armstrong Hall Supervisor, please phone 01454 412060.
For email enquiries:
Visit the Armstrong Hall web site
If you need somewhere in Thornbury to hold a meeting or event, the Armstrong Hall complex offers a wide range of facilities.
The original Cossham Hall was presented to Thornbury in 1888 and is suitable for small concerts, cinema screenings and meetings, with a capacity of 140, including 40 in a gallery.
The main Armstrong Hall seats around 350, and is readily adaptable for all types of functions, dances, discos, trade promotions and exhibitions.
It has a stage and dressing rooms, lighting and sound equipment, cinema screen and raised seating. There are also kitchen facilities, smaller meeting rooms and a licensed bar.
A refurbished bakery forms an annexe to the main building and is available as an extra meeting or activity room.
Large numbers of local groups and organisations use the complex on a regular basis, including the Women's Institute, Townswomen's Guild, Blood Donors, Horticultural Society, Flower Club, Weight Watchers, Stamp Club, Camera Club, Northavon Youth Theatre, Age Concern, Rosemary Conley Fitness, Eastwood Gardeners Club, Choices Club for The Disabled and Country Music Club.
The complex is also the venue for part of the Thornbury Arts Festival and for productions by the Thornbury Amateur Dramatic Society and the Thornbury Musical Theatre Group.
If you would like to hire any part of the Armstrong Hall complex, see the Armstrong Hall web site for more details or contact office staff at the Town Hall.