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Autumn Show 2013 Results

14th September 2013

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The results for the 2013 show are as follows

5 tomatoes, Jim McCartney; 5 potatoes, white, Jim McCartney; 5 potatoes, coloured, Jim McCartney; 3 onions, globe, Malcolm South; 3 onions, flat, Jim McCartney; 9 shallots, over 2.5cm (1“) in diameter, Jim McCartney; 9 shallots, under 2.5cm (1“) in diameter, Jim McCartney; 3 beetroot, Malcolm South; 3 carrots, Jim McCartney;  6 runner beans, Jim McCartney; 7 french beans, Jim McCartney; 2 lettuce, <no 1st prize awarded>; truss of green tomatoes, Jim McCartney; truss of cherry tomatoes, Malcolm South; pair of marrows, Malcolm South; squash, Malcolm South; any other vegetable, Jim McCartney; any 4 vegetables, Jim McCartney; vase of culinary herbs, Malcolm South; pot of mixed salad leaves, Valerie Wing; 3 courgettes, Mrs D Jones. 

3 Dessert apples, Valerie Barnes; 3 cooking apples, Valerie Wing; 3 pears, Gillian Matthews; plate of 3 mixed fruit, Gillian Matthews; any other fruit, Hazel Blackburn; 6 soft fruit, Gillian Matthews.

3 blooms large flowered (HT) roses, Jim McCartney; rose bloom floating in a glass, Caroline Johnson;  5 pompon dahlias, Jim McCartney; 3 mixed dahlias, <no 1st prize awarded>; 3 dahlias, single variety, Jim McCartney; 1 specimen bloom dahlia, Jim McCartney; specimen stem pelargonium, Hazel Blackburn; vase of flowering shrubs, single variety, Carolyn Steed; vase of annuals single variety, Val Taylor; vase of annuals, mixed varieties, <no 1st prize awarded>; specimen stem of chrysanthemums, Malcolm South; specimen stem gladiolus, Jim McCartney; 3 stems mixed fuchsias, Gillian Matthews; 1 specimen stem fuchsia, Gillian Matthews; vase of any other kinds of perennials (excluding prev. classes), Jean Sawyer; 6 stems foliage, at least 3 varieties, Sandra Harvey; fuchsia in a pot, Francis Serjeant; foliage pot plant, under 15.5cm (6“) pot, Miss P Morgan; flowering pot plant, under 15.5cm (6) pot, Miss P Morgan.

5 Runner beans, Mrs D Jones; 3 onions, Mrs B Owen; 3 potatoes,
<no 1st prize>; any other kind of vegetable, Mrs D Jones;  2 apples, Carolyn Steed; any other kind of fruit, Mrs B Owen; vase of mixed flowers, <no 1st prize>; vase of one kind of flower, Carolyn Steed.

5 cheese scones, Mrs N Malha; 3 eccles cakes, Elaine Rae; jar of jam, Hazel Blackburn; marble cake, Gwyneth Rowlands; swiss roll, Elaine Rae; tomato ketchup, Sarah Roy; 5 pieces of fudge, Sarah Roy; apple cake (recipe supplied), Gwyneth Rowlands.

Longest runner bean, Mrs B Owen; basket of 6 colourful vegetables,
<no 1st prize awarded>; Bob Turner Challenge Cup (over 60s only), Malcolm South, Ted Tiffen Cup (vase of mixed garden flowers), Hazel Blackburn, rose buttonhole, Val Taylor.

Colour photograph taken on a CHS outing, Caroline Johnson; Colour photograph of the weather, Caroline Johnson; colour photograph of a leaf, Carolyn Steed; a knitted item, Elaine Rae; item made from recycled materials, Gillian Matthews; a wind chime, Gillian Matthews, a wildlife home, Gillian Matthews.

“Chinese Year of the Snake“ natural plant materials, Eileen Joyce; “Winter Wonderland“ natural plant materials, Sandra Harvey ; “Seashore“ fresh plant materials, Eileen Joyce; "Bridesmaid posy" (petite), Sandra Harvey;  “Miniature“, Ann Briggs.

Garden in a half seed tray, Giles Rae (8); monster made from fruit or vegetables, J Leyshon (10) and T Gould (8); Design a seed packet, Giles Rae (8); a collage made from dried natural materials, Anton Rae (8); any kind of vegetable, Giles Rae (8), decorated stone, Miss I Jones (12); vase of leaves, Anton Rae (8), decorated gingerbread person, L Malha (12) and E Gould (4).

Silver Salver - most points in show, Jim McCartney

Jubilee Shield - most points in vegetables, fruit and flower sections, Jim McCartney

Ford Silver Challenge Cup - most points vegetables, Jim McCartney

Parsons Silver Challenge Cup - most points fruit, Gillian Matthews

Society Silver Challenge Cup - most points flowers, Caroline Johnson

Balmore Cup - Most points in novices section, Mrs B Owen

Whiskin Trophy - most points in domestic section, Sarah Roy

Handicraft cup - most points in handicraft section, Gillian Matthews

Devon Cup - most points in floral Art Section, Sandra Harvey

Bob Turner Challenge Cup, Malcolm South

Ted Tiffen Cup, Hazel Blackburn

Reading Festival Cup for best rose exhibit, Jim McCartney

Voyle Cup - best exhibit dahlias, Jim McCartney

Bert Goodson trophy - best exhibit in whole show, Jim McCartney

National Dahlia Society Medal - most points dahlia classes, Jim McCartney  

Royal Horticultural Society's Banksian Medal - most prize money vegetable, fruit and flower sections (excluding winners 2009-2011), Jim McCartney.

McCartney Cup - most points in novice or children's section, Giles Rae

Children's Cup - most points in children's section, Giles Rae


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