Beech Village Summer Show – September 2016

Floral Arrangement in a Teacup

Floral Arrangement in a Teacup

On Saturday 17 September the Beech Gardeners held their third Summer Show.  Below are all the photos taken at the Show – the tables showing all the fruit, vegetables, flowers, floral arrangements, cakes, quiches, jams, chutneys, handcrafts, paintings, photographs, etc etc.
The list of winners is after the photo gallery – there were 185 entries from 44 individuals – not bad for a small village.

“Diamond” award – Finest Flower in Show – Kathy Pearce for her dahlia
Forester Trophy – Best Produce in Show – Chris Weaver for his pumpkin
Polly Chiverton Cup – Best Flower Arrangement in Show – Sarah Castle-Smith for “The Cow Jumped Over the Moon”
Elsie Bowl – Tastiest in Show – Sally Cox for her plum jam
“Egg cup” award – Finest Photo – Colin Britchford for “Leaves on Water”
Best of the Arts and Crafts cup – Diana Groot-Copp for her wooden stool
Children’s Cup – Finest Children’s exhibit – Remi Dewing for her home-made birthday card
Stoodley Cup for most points achieved in show – Camilla Gibson
The Beech Cup for Best in Show – Doug Palmer for his outstanding figs.


Single Rose Stem Sally Leech Chris Weaver Colin Childes
Single Dahlia Kathy Pearce John Claughton Sheila Sorby
Three Dahlias Margaret Claughton Sheila Sorby John Claughton
Indoor Pot Plant Sue Robinson Diana Groot-Copp Ian Hardy
Best Flower in my Garden today Chris Weaver John Claughton Ann Bishton
Cucumber Colin Childes Elaine King Sally Leech
Four Runner Beans Sheila Sorby Chris Weaver Kathy Pearce
Three Potatoes Chris Weaver Camilla Gibson
Three Tomatoes Camilla Gibson Elaine King Helen Lamb
Funny / Unusual Vegetables Anne Monk Sarah Neish Chris Weaver
Best Vegetable in my Garden Today Chris Weaver Camilla Gibson Sally Leech &
Colin Childes
Collection of Herbs Sheila Sorby Wendy Essex-Crosby Sue Robinson
3 Apples / 3 Pears Sue Robinson Wendy Essex-Crosby Sarah Neish
Raspberries Anne Monk Ann Bishton Elaine King
Best Fruit in my Garden Today Doug Palmer Camilla Gibson Graham Bishton
& Sheila Sorby
Chutney Malcolm Harris Camilla Gibson Chris Weaver
Jam / Honey Sally Cox June Rawle Ian Gibson
Lemon Drizzle Cake Sarah Neish Kathy Pearce Anna Robinson
Quiche Sarah Neish Camilla Gibson Kathy Pearce
Man-made Traybake Ian Hardy James Dewing Colin Childes
Floral Art – Nursery Rhyme Sarah Castle-Smith Sheila Sorby Camilla Gibson
Floral Art – Tea Cup Camilla Gibson Sheila Sorby Kathy Pearce
Floral Art – Table Centrepiece Helen Lamb Camilla Gibson Sheila Sorby
Chidren’s – Home-made birthday card Remi Dewing Hazel Robinson
Children – My Favourite Joke Sam Dewing Kieran Robinson
Photography – “Bliss” Malcolm Harris Saman Jayalath Howard Castle-
 Photography – “On or By the Water” Colin Britchford Malcolm Harris Phoebe Ward
Black & White Photograph Saman Jayalath David Robinson Colin Britchford
Made from Wood Diana Groot-Copp Kevin Lamb Ian Gibson
Made to Wear Teresa Sharp Lucy Foxon
Painting – A Landscape Sally Cox Teresa Sharp Caroline Elderton


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