Our Annual Show for 2016 was held on 4th September as part of the biennial Badby Fayre. The weather was much better than expected and the turn out superb. The following Cups/Certificates were awarded:
Bernard Cross won the Felton Felton Challenge Cup for the highest aggregate of points across all classes, the Garden Produce Cup, the Percival Warr Cup (for best collection of vegetables), the Fred Payne Memorial Cup (best onions), Best in Show Cup (again his vegetable collection) and finished off his collection with the Banksian Medal. The Floral Cup went to Helen Burton, The Rose Bowl (flower arranging) to Trish Fox, Certificate of Merit for Floral Art to Karen Alexander, the Sue Papworth Cup (preserves) to Ann Farenden, who also won the Home Produce Cup. The Craftwork Cup went to Mark Teulon, and the Photography Cup to Roger Alexander.
In the Children’s sections, the Christine Payne Cup was won by Alexi Baker Stroud, who also won wooden cups made by the late Frank Barnstable in the 7-12 age group for her Vegetable Monster, Flower Painting/Drawing, Miniature Garden and Cup Cakes. In the under 7 age group, Ryan Baker Stroud won with his Vegetable Monster, Morris Johnson for his Flower Painting/Drawing and Ellie Burton for her Miniature Garden.