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Autumn Show 2014 Results

30th August 2014

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The results for the 2014 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, Jim McCartney; 3 carrots, Jim McCartney;  6 runner beans, Jim McCartney; 7 french beans, Malcolm South; 2 lettuce, Jim McCartney; truss of green tomatoes, Jim McCartney; truss of cherry tomatoes, Valerie Wing; pair of marrows, Jim McCartney; squash, Gillian Matthews; 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, Gillian Matthews. 

3 Dessert apples, Elaine Rae; 3 cooking apples, Valerie Wing; 3 pears, Malcolm South; plate of 3 mixed fruit, Gillian Matthews; any other fruit, Gillian Matthews; 6 soft fruit, Elaine Rae.

3 blooms large flowered (HT) roses, Caroline Johnson; rose bloom floating in a glass, Ann Briggs;  5 pompon dahlias, Jim McCartney; 3 mixed dahlias, Les Cooper; 3 dahlias, single variety, Jim McCartney; 1 specimen bloom dahlia, Jim McCartney; specimen stem pelargonium, <no 1st prize awarded>; vase of flowering shrubs, single variety, Carolyn Steed; vase of annuals single variety, <no 1st prize awarded>; vase of annuals, mixed varieties, <no 1st prize awarded>; specimen stem of chrysanthemums, <no 1st prize awarded>; specimen stem gladiolus, Jim McCartney; 3 stems mixed fuchsias, Sandra Harvey; 1 specimen stem fuchsia, Sandra Harvey; vase of any other kinds of perennials (excluding prev. classes), Malcolm South; 6 stems foliage, at least 3 varieties, Sandra Harvey; fuchsia in a pot, Gillian Matthews; 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, Cecilie Hodgson; 3 onions, Mrs B Owen; 3 potatoes, D Pearson; any other kind of vegetable, Jeff Gardner;  2 apples, Mrs B Owen; any other kind of fruit, Mrs B Owen; vase of mixed flowers, Jeff Gardner; vase of one kind of flower, Jeff Gardner.

3 samosas, Gillian Matthews; 3 flapjacks, Elaine Rae; jar of jam, Carolyn Steed; chocolate cake, Alice Dorsett; lemon tart, Elaine Rae; jar of picalilli, Gwyneth Rowlands; individual trifle, Gwyneth Rowlands; courgette cake (recipe supplied), Elaine Rae.

Longest runner bean, Mrs B Owen; basket of 6 colourful vegetables, Caroline Johnson; Bob Turner Challenge Cup (over 60s only), Malcolm South, Ted Tiffen Cup (vase of mixed garden flowers), Jean Sawyer, rose buttonhole, <no first prize awarded>.

Colour photograph taken on a CHS outing, Gill Vickers; Colour photograph of water, Caroline Johnson; colour photograph of a sunset, Caroline Johnson; a scrapbook page, Sandra Harvey; handmade birthday card, Carolyn Steed; a painting, Vivienne Lewington, handmade jewellery, Cecile Hodgson.

“Modern“ using 3 blooms and natural plant materials, Sandra Harvey; “Summer Basket“ natural plant materials, Eileen Joyce ; “Film Title“ fresh plant materials, Eileen Joyce; "Novice" (for new exhibitors), Sandra Harvey; "Petite", Ann Briggs;  “Miniature“, Sandra Harvey..

Garden in a half seed tray, Oliver Dorsett and Alice Jones; monster made from fruit or vegetables, Oliver Dorsett; Design a seed packet, Toby Rae; a scrapbook page, Toby Rae; any kind of vegetable, Giles Rae, decorated hat, Giles Rae; photograph of favourite animal or bird, Anton Rae; 3 chocolate brownies, Toby Rae.

Silver Bowl - most points in show, Jim McCartney

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

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

Ford Silver Challenge Cup - most points vegetables, Jim McCartney

Parsons Silver Challenge Cup - most points fruit, Elaine Rae

Society Silver Challenge Cup - most points flowers, Jim McCartney

Balmore Cup - Most points in novices section, Jeff Gardner

Whiskin Trophy - most points in domestic section, Elaine Rae

Handicraft cup - most points in handicraft section, Caroline Johnson

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

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

Bob Turner Challenge Cup, Malcolm South

Ted Tiffen Cup, Jean Sawyer

Reading Festival Cup for best rose exhibit, Caroline Johnson

McCartney Cup - most points in novice or children's section, Jeff Gardner

Voyle Cup - best exhibit dahlias, 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 2011-2013), Malcolm South. 

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