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Bumper crop for 38th show
BEAUTIFUL blooms and succulent fruit and veg brightened up Hyde Village Hall for at the spectacular Link Villages Produce Show.
About 400 entries were submitted by 65 people in categories from crafts and baking to horticulture and photography.
Show chairman Andrew Briggs said: “It was a really good year for growing – we had lots more fruit and veg, in more varieties.
“Terry Ings did particularly well, picking up the most points across the show, and we even had three generations of the same family entering classes.”
BURNHAM CUP – most points whole show: Winner Terry Ings. Runner-up Jane Colbourne.
GORDON SHUTLER CUP – for quality, variety & quantity of entries: Winner Lucy Nicholls. Runner up Alleyn Wilson.
SEVIER CUP – most points vegetable section (excluding overall show winner): Winner Stephen Darke. Runner-up Alleyn Wilson.
DURHAM CUP – best vegetable basket: Terry Ings.
PARMITER CUP – best fruit exhibit: Stephen Darke.
ROSETTE – most points in fruit section: Stephen Darke.
BENHAM CUP – most points flower section (excluding overall show winner): Winner Bob Dapson. Runner-up, Andrew Briggs.
LORD ROYLE ROSE BOWL – best rose in show: Bob Dapson.
GWEN KEITH CUP – most points home produce section: Winner Jane Colbourne. Runner-up Ben Risebrow.
HYDE CUP – most points flower arrangements section: Winner Esther Curtis. Runner- up Betty Keith.
ROSETTE – best flower arrangement in show: Esther Curtis.
OGDENS CUP – best novice flower arrangement: Terry Ings.
GIBSON CUP – best men only flower arrangement: Jeremy Houghton-Brown.
ROSETTE – most points in craft section: Jane Colbourne.
CRAFT CUP – best craft exhibit in show: Jane Colbourne.
HAMILTON TROPHY – best painting in show: Debbie Morshead.
ROSETTE – best limerick chosen by the public: Lucy Nicholls.
ALLISON CUP – most points photography section: Winner Andrew Briggs. Runners-up Judy Cochand, Lucy Nicholls, Michael Waterman.
JUBILEE CUP – most points in the teenagers’ section: Winner Charlotte Nicholls, Runner up Alice Risebrow.
HOLLANDS CUP – most points children, nine to 12: Winner Katie Nicholls. Runner-up Ben Reavell.
ALLEN CUP – most points children under 9: Winner Marcus Reavell. Runner-up Robyn Sims.
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