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Jenny Jefferies - Focus Magazine Editor

The flower arranging bug  is in the genes, my cousin also called Jennifer, was trained as a florist by Constance Spry.

I joined Saltash Floral Art Club and St Budeaux & District Flower Club in 1974/75. After the arrival of my  son Paul I belonged  to St Budeaux Club only, holding various posts, programme secretary and  meetings secretary. After retirement I re-joined Saltash Floral Art Club and am currently their programme secretary.

For a good few years now have been editor of the Devon & Cornwall Area Newsletter, the ‘Focus’ which, while on occasion been challenging, brings worth while benefits to the members of our area.

FOCUS - Devon and Cornwall Area's own magazine.   

If you have any ideas for future content please do get in touch.  Send articles to gilbertjeff@blueyonder.co.uk

Please submit articles using Font - Times New Roman, Font size 12, Headings Font size 16 (Bold)

Submission dates for 2021, Spring - 15th Feb, Summer - 21st June, Winter - 22nd Oct.

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Julia Horscroft - The Flower Arranger magazine Officer

Flower Arranging was in my blood: helping my father with his entries for the local village show.        I enrolled in a “proper” flower club and the rest is almost history.    Progressing through committee I was introduced to Area Council meetings.    I was cajoled into joining their Executive and became Area Chairman.    Wishing to stay involved and continue meeting friends made, I “volunteered” to be AFAO which I still do today.



The Flower Arranger is the superb full colour quarterly magazine of The National Association

of Flower Arrangement Societies.

Learn how to arrange flowers with step-by-step instructions and enhance your home with beautiful

floral designs. Enjoy up-to-date news and views on ever changing trends

The current crisis means getting the magazine to you is a bit more of a challenge.  Please bear with the situation, your Flower Arranger Officer will try to make arrangements to get it to you when it is safe to do so.  In the meantime highlights from the magazine will appear on Social Media, @flowermag on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.