Hutton and Paxton Show is great success

Flora Hamilton won the cup in the 9-12 childrens catagories with butterly cakes being amongst the collection
Flora Hamilton won the cup in the 9-12 childrens catagories with butterly cakes being amongst the collection

Hutton and Paxton Horticultural Society held their annual show at the weekend, with keen competition for the various cups awarded.

The growing season has been a little kinder to gardeners this year and the results were there for all to see.

Flower and vegetable sections cup winners: Brackenbury Challenge for best exhibit in the horticultural section - Mrs M Mitchell; Challenge Cup for most points in horticultural section - Mrs M Stebbing; Sloan Challenge Cup for best flower plant - Mrs M Mitchell; Ronnie Pigg Cup for best exhibit in rose classes - Mrs C H Robertson; Andrew Orr Cup for best exhibit potatoes - R Blaikie.

Industrial section cup winners: Rose Bowl for most points in the industrial section - Fiona Purves; Whitecross Challenge Cup for best exhibit in knitting and handicraft section - Helen Richardson; Mrs Virtue Salver for best exhibit in the baking secion - Elsie Liddle; Paxton & District SWRI 70th anniversary Rose Bowl for best exhibit in preserves classes - Fiona Purves; Isabel Finlay Memorial Cup for best knitted child’s cardigan or gift wrapped wine bottle - Anne Douglas.

Children’s section: School Cup for best exhibit: primary up to 8 years - Rory Hamilton; 9-12 years, Flora Hamilton; 13-16 years - Ellie Wightman; School Cup - Rory Hamilton.