The East London Garden Society member drive in Beckton

The East London Garden Society will be recruiting new members in Beckton this Saturday.

Keen gardeners are invited to visit the society’s information stall at Newham City Farm in Stansfeld Road from 12pm to 2pm to share their ideas and meet other green-fingered residents.

The society, which publishes a monthly newssheet, need more people to help them organise a produce show in September and a flower show in May 2013 and they are very keen to represent the multiculturalism and diversity of the borough. Members fees cost �15 per year, �5 for the unemployed, and �30 for groups.