Become a HIHS Member

Membership of the Hayling Island Horticultural Society costs £4 a year (£6 for mainland addresses), and the membership year runs from 1st March to 28th/29th February.

You can pay for your membership by standing order, bank transfer or cheque.

Each subscription covers a household, entitling all members of the household to the privileges in compliance with the Rules of the Society

If you wish to be come a member please download, print and complete the below membership form returning it to Lesley Tyrell with either a cheque for the amount, or tick to confirm you have set up a standing order or made a BACs payment.

Download HIHS membership form to print (pdf file).

Note to Existing Members

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic membership for 2020/2021 is as follows;

Members who have paid for 2020/21, will as of 1st April be given a Membership Card for the year 2021/22 free of charge.

Those members who have not paid will receive free membership until 1st April 2021, and will then need to pay for the year 2021/22.

Its not to late to pay for your 2020 membership. The membership year runs until March, if you wish to pay for your 2020 membership, please make payment either by BACS, or Cheque as below;

Membership Benefits;

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Access to the trading centre
  • Free monthly talks on practical gardening and general topics
  • Gardening advice
  • The 100+ Club
  • Access to the Hampshire Federation of Horticutural Societies annual competitions
  • Coach trips - run at cost price for members
  • HIHS Members can receive 30% of the entrance fee for four persons to the RHS Gardens. If you wish to make use of this discount please contact the chairman, Bill Biggs on (023 92468789).

Contact Membership Secretary

Feedback Form
to HIHS Membership Secretary Lesley Tyrrell.

2020 Year Book

Take this link
To view the HIHS 2020 Year Book.
in pdf format.

Gardening Advice At Hand

Help is at hand for advice on gardening problems,
visit the Trading Centre during opening hours,
come to an afternoon talk, or flower show.
Alternatively use our Feedback Form
and we will try to give an answer.

Garden and Allotment Competitions

The Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies
organise annual Competitions open to our members.

The Peter Maunder Garden Competition is held annually in July.
You do not need acres of rolling park land,
there is one class in the competition for all garden sizes.

The Allotment Competition has two Sections:
Plots of less than 10 rods.
Plots of 10 rods and over.
10 rods are equal to 250 sq m or 300 sq yds.

Affiliations With National Societies

The Society has affiliated membership with the following;

Royal Horticultural Society
The Daffodil Society
The National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies
National Dahlia Society
National Sweet Pea Society
National Vegetable Society

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