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Monday, 25 January 2010

Sorry for the lack of posts

Message from the Secretary:

Sorry for the lack of posts at the end of last year. I will endeavour to bring everything up to date after the AGM which is tomorrow night at 7.30pm at The Memorial Hall.

All welcome - subscription £3 - programme for 2010 available.

Sunday, 3 January 2010

Christmas Social Evening & Prizewinners

Our President, Lady Amory, presented the following trophies at our well attended annual prize-giving and social evening.

The winners were:
The COCHRANE Memorial Trophy for the Highest aggregate Decorative Section - Mrs Christine Moore
The BRITTON Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Second Highest Decorative Section - Mrs Ros Nichols
The CHAIRMAN’s Cup, kindly donated by Tim Nichols, for Children aged 6 years old and under - Jessica Ridgeway
The KINA HARWARD Perpetual Challenge Cup for Children aged 7 years old and over - Paige Nichols
The SMALLS Perpetual Challenge Cup for Miscellaneous Cut Flowers - Mrs Margaret Grose
The MORRIS Memorial Trophy for Highest aggregate Cut Flower Section - Mr Alby Berry
The MARY MARKER Perpetual Challenge Cup for Shrubs, Trees & Climber Section - Mrs Ann Crawford
The ERIC SHAPLAND Perpetual Challenge Cup for Pot Plant Section - Mrs Sue Gollop
The JACK BRAY Trophy for Garden Photography - Mrs Margaret Grose
The JUBILEE TROPHY for the Collection Class - Mr Tim Nichols
The Crystal Rose Bowl for the best exhibit of Roses - Mrs Margaret Grose
The Sue Gollop Spring Trophy - Mrs Rachael Hart
The Betty Keeble Autumn Trophy - Mr Peter Billing
The FRANCES BOWDEN Memorial Trophy for the Second Highest aggregate - all sections - Mrs Margaret Grose
The AMORY Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Highest aggregate - all sections – the winner by one point - Mr Alby Berry
Finally The new COLIN UPHAM Memorial Special Photography Class - Mrs J Webb