Entries impress at Paxton Onion Show

PAXTON Onion Club hosted its annual show at the weekend and there was a high standard of entries once again as well as plenty of spectators to find out who had won the silverware.

The trophy winners were as follows:

Best stand of three - 1. B. Wyse, 2. E. Collaghan, 3. J. Mitchell

Heaviest onion - J. Mitchell; Biggest circumference- T. Stebbing; 12” and under - T. Stebbing; Best onion in show - J. Paulin; Stand of six onions - B. Wyse.

Best improver - W. Lowrie; Best single onion - J. Paulin; Best onion after third stand - I. Liddle; Ladies Rose Bowl - J. Pigg.

Overall placings were as follows: : 1. B. Wyse, 2. E. Collaghan, 3. J. Mitchell, 4. J. Anson, 5. R. Purves, 6. T. Stebbing, 7. J. Paulin, 8. I. Liddle, 9. D. Taylor, 10. N. Lowrie, 11. S. Pigg, 12. M. Stebbing, 13. E. Liddle, 14. T. Brown, 15. J. Anson, 16. N. Douglas, 17. S. Lowrie, 18. A. Robinson, 19. A. Douglas, 20. E. Schmid, 21. R. McGinty, 22. S. McLachlan, 23. J. Pigg, 24. G. Stone, 25. S. Wild, 26. A. Collagham, 27. C. Home-Robertson, 28. G. Richard, 29. M. Hastie, 30. D. Nicholson.