Annual Show 2017
We were pleased to welcome Mrs Lily Flood to present the awards this year. Lily has supported the Association for many years together with her late husband Peter who was our long serving Chairman, the shedman at Athelstan Road site and also a talented musician. the cup for best gladioli is dedicated to his memory and this year was won by Anni Pearce.
Sonia Blandford recieving the Chairmans Cup from Lilly Flood
Runner up Bob Blandford recieving the Gerald Morgan Cup
Silver Cup Winner Tracy Mabey
Winner of the Brickwood Cup Roger Wyeth
Feather Cup winner Albert Shorrocks
Bert Weston Cup won by Bob Blandford
Amy Jones Cup winner Anni Pearce
Ground Shield winners Sydney House
Gordon Meacher Silver Tray Awarded to Rosemary Gott
June Parker recieving Gordon Cup
Frank Diggens Trophy winner Colin Parker
Ivy Cup winner Marilyn Shorrocks
Brenda Allen Trophy Winner Grace Smith
Grace Smiths winning entry
Best in Show vegetables winner Philip Cooper
Annual Show 2016
Congratulations to our winners of this years show. We were pleased to have some new people competing and winning!
Overall Champion with most points across the entire show was Tracy Mabey
Tracy recieving one of many awards from Roger Wyeth who prestened the trophies this year
Runner up was Show Secretary Sonia Blandford
Carol Masters won the cookery section and best containers
P Conduit won several cups for flowers including best overall
Garry Masters - our best novice grower
K Cox - Wins the Barrington Cup for the best photograph
William Ward receives the Alderman Kitty Cawte Shield for highest scores in the children's section
Henry Ward won the Brenda Allen Tropy for the Best Child's exhibit
The Ivy Cup for best handicrafts presented to June Parker
Best In Show Vegetables - shallots exhibited by Bob Blandford
Baskets of vegetables fruit and flowers
A selection of delicious cakes
Exhibits in the flower classes
Annual Show 2015
Annual Show 10 August 2013
Despite another very tricky growing season we were pleased to see the tables full of entries again. Thank you all for making the effort once again.
Our thanks also to Tony Pearce who presented the prizes and acted as Master of Ceremonies at such short notice
Congratulations to Tracy Mabey who was our Show Champion for the fourth consecutive year, pictured receiving The Ladies Cup from Tony Pearce.
Ann Southwell who is a new exhibitor won several awards which were collected by her son as she had a prior engagement at Buckingham Palace (yes seriously!)
Imelda Hyde receiving The Frank Diggens Trophy for Best Dahlias
New competitor Chloe March receiving The Alderman Kitty Cawte Shield for the highest points in the Chilren's Scetion and also won the Brenda Allen Trophy for the best child's exhibit. Well done Chloe!
The Ground Shield - our largest and oldest trophy is an inter allotment site competition won this year (as often) by Sydney House Allotment site in Bitterene. Rosemarie Smithers accepts the award from Tony on their behalf.
Toni Knight - Best container plants
Ann Southwell - Handicrafts
Phil Conduit - best dahlias
A more regular competitor is William Ward - this year winning both the Brenda Allen Trophy for best child's exhibit and the Alderman Kitty Cawte Shield for highest points in the children's classes
Some of the vegetable exibits