Gi­ant veg im­press judges at the an­nual hor­ti­cul­tural show

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GI­GAN­TIC veg­eta­bles, fab­u­lous flow­ers, tasty treats and more were on of­fer at a hor­ti­cul­tural group’s an­nual show.

Char­tridge Hor­ti­cul­tural So­ci­ety held its Au­tumn Show on Sun­day, Septem­ber 13 at Char­tridge Read­ing Rooms.

The Au­tumn Show is one the so­ci­ety’s largest events and it fea­tured gi­ant cab­bages and dahlias, to sunny flow­ers and tasty cakes and jams.

The so­ci­ety’s sec­re­tary Mar­garet Curle said: “The stan­dard of en­tries was very high in all classes.”

The Wells Chal­lenge Tro­phy (most points in both shows) – Harry Den­ham

Char­tridge Park Golf Club Tro­phy (the lady

Al­bert Braith­waite’s dahlias and Neil Page’s large veg­eta­bles scooped the prizes gain­ing most points in both shows) – Gill Hol­land

The Chil­dren’s Tro­phy (most points gained over both shows) – Ja­cob Rance-Elkins

Flo­ral Art – Gill Hol­land

Chiltern Wine­mak­ers Cup – Mar­garet Curle

Alex Hobbs Chal­lenge Tro­phy (most points in cook­ery classes) – Dorothy Gre­gory and Mar­garet Curle

The Dick­ens Chal­lenge Cup (most points dahlia classes) – Al­bert Braith­waite

The Thompson Chal­lenge Cup (most points in rose classes) – Pauline Lamb

The Saun­ders Chal­lenge Tro­phy (most points in veg­etable classes) – Brian Gre­gory and Neil Page

Show win­ners were:


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