Melsonby Allotments and produce Results 2011

In spite of the rigours of the summer weather there were some excellent
entries in the Melsonby Allotment Association and Melsonby Methodist Primary
School show with several new contributors doing well and taking some prizes.
These country shows have a long tradition and it would be a pity if they fade
away for want of support, so it is good that incomers are taking up the
challenge – you do not need to be an expert to take part and it is not just the
winning that matters. Thanks to Avril Proudlock and her helpers for making it a


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Harry Lamb Cup (vegetables) Tom Phillips; Runner up Bob Cole

Rose Bowl (Flowers) Joan Badcock ; Runner up Linda Hall

Kim Nixon Trophy (preserves) Dorothy Cole; Runner up Gail Smith

Geoff Garratt Trophy (children’s crafts) Charlotte Laverick

West Trophy (children’s baking) Charlotte Laverick

Beehive Trophy (handicrafts) Joint 1st Liz Donoghue and Joan Badcock

Corner Shop Trophy (floral arrangement) Joan Badcock

Larry Thompson Trophy (best in show) Bob Cole

Golding Cup (best in flowers) Catherine Jackson

Vart Memorial Shield (best newcomer) Jane Sanderson

Jill Neill Trophy (organic basket) Barry Conachie

Tidy Gardens 1. Ian and Jean Simpson 2. Olwyn Scott 3. Linda Sharp


1  w 252 wine

2 w 385 wine

3 w 312 wine

4 w 333 wine

5  w 310 garden tool set

6 b 130 china mug (L Hall)

7 b 42 wine (Mr Daley)

8 b 52 cider

9 b 172 Thomas moneybox

10 b 113 toiletries

11 b 189 pruners

12 b 33 notelet block

13 b 121 picture (L Hall)

14 w 244 jigsaw

Thank you to all those who so kindly donated all the raffle prizes.  We appreciate it.

Any unclaimed prizes can be collected from 36 Moor Rd 718636 (evenings please)

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