Colourful early summer show for Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society in centenary year

Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society put on a colourful display for the first show of its centenary year. The main hall at the Shoreham Centre was filled with the scents of sweet peas and roses for the early summer show on Saturday.

Monday, 10th June 2019, 1:35 pm
DM1961214a.jpg. Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's Early Summer Show. Photo by Derek Martin Photography. SUS-190806-184621008

Daphne Thomas, show secretary, said: “One of our oldest members, Ted Banks, swept the board.” Ted’s trophies included the Maurice Spinks Memorial Cup for cut flowers, the Jubilee Trophy and the R.R. Ebbetts Challenge Cup for vegetables and fruit. He shared the Brenda Young Memorial Cup for sweet peas with Jayne Pumfrey and also won the Green Rosette for best vegetable or fruit. Des Merican won the Red Rosette for the best flower or pot plant. Other winners were Elaine Bliss, Alasdair MacCulloch, Julie MacCulloch, Joyce Rowland and Ruth Davids.

Mavis Maple. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961140a
Joyce Rowland with her exhibit. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961145a
Barry Hillman, president, with his onions. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961153a
John McMurran with his exhibit. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961162a
Doug Rowland with his exhibit. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961166a
Elaine Bliss with her exhibit. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961186a
Gill Robbins with her exhibit. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961124a
Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's early summer show. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961224a
Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's early summer show. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961202a
Judge Alison Valentini. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961208a
Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's early summer show. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961206a
Barry Hillman, president. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961210a
Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's early summer show. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961214a
Shoreham Horticultural and Allotment Society's early summer show. Photo by Derek Martin DM1961216a