Summer Show, 7th August 2010

The show was held on Saturday 7th August at the popular venue of St. Nicholas Church Centre, Bedhampton. The show attracted more than 240 entries, more than last year despite the difficult season. The dahlia and rose sections were particularly pleasing. The show proved popular with members of the gardening community as we had a very good showing of visitors in spite of the weather and four more gardeners joined the Society. There was a very good report about the Show in the News of Tuesday 10th August. Thanks go to Geoff Tanton, Show Manager, Mrs Maureen Ballard-Neale, Entries Secretary, and the rest of the team for organising this enjoyable event. And thanks to all exhibitors, judges and supporters, without you the show wouldn’t go on at all!

Trophies & Awards

We were grateful to our President, Mr Brian Kidd, for awarding the prizes.

Mrs Ruth Moore

Kay Haw Trophy
(Most Points, Vegetables)

Nisbet Rose Bowl
(Most Points, Cookery)

Dewhurst Rose Bowl
(Most Points, Handicrafts)

Mr Peter Rogers

Moore Dahlia Cup
(Most Points, Dahlias)

J.V. Knight Memorial Trophy
(Display of Vegetables & Flowers)

Havant & District Horticultural Society Open Challenge Cup

Southern Electric Flower Cup
(Most Points, Vegetables/Fruit/Flowers)

National Dahlia Society Silver Medal
(Best Exhibit)

Marsh Trophy
(Most Points, Flowers)

Havant Borough Council Cup
(Best Exhibit, Vegetables)

National Vegetable Society Medal
(Best Exhibit, Vegetables)

Mr Mike Potts

Bedhampton Cup
(Most Points, Roses)

Mr Roy Harding

National Dahlia Society Bronze Medal
(2nd Best Exhibit)

Mrs Viv Costall

The Wilson Cup
(Floral Arrangement)

Mrs Rita Sandy

The Langstone Cup
(Best Photography)

Master Matthew Costall

The Clarke-Jervois Childrens Cup
(Most Points, Juniors)

Show Photos
By John Scott

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