CONGRATULATIONS to all who entered and to those who won at Coldstream Open Flower Show, on September 15, 2012.
Despite the weather’s worst efforts to dishearten gardeners, there was a beautiful display of flowers, vegetables and fruit.
The needlework, knitting and handicrafts saw an increase in entries; very encouraging was the number of new entrants in all classes.
A big thank you to all who helped to make the show a success, to the judges, the committee and to Coldstreamer, Liam Wallis for presenting the silver cups and other prizes.
Cup winners were as follows: Ridley Tait Challenge Cup (most points in Coldstream section) - Mr A Borthwick; Adam Scott Challenge Cup, most points vegetables - Mr J Pigg; Home Silver Cup, most points horticultural - Mr A Borthwick; Murray Silver Cup, most points flowers - Mr A Borthwick; Peter Ross Silver Challenge Cup most points vegetables- Mr J Pigg; Tom Smart Silver Challenge Cup, best single rose - Mrs S Dalgleish; Waring Silver Challenge Cup, most points floral art- Mrs L Lillie; Campbell Silver Challenge Cup, most points dahlias - Mr A Borthwick; Trotter Silver Challenge Cup, best selection of vegetables - Mr J Pigg; Jackson Silver Challenge Cup – most cookery section - Mrs M Cranston; Hislop Silver Challenge Cup, most points knitting - Mrs M Cranston; Henderson Silver Challenge Cup, most points needlework - Mrs J Luby; Lennel House Cup, most points photography - Mrs G Lindsay; Colvine Cup, best exhibit fruit - Mr G Campbell; A J Heslop Cup, most points youth section - Euan Walker; Voucher for most points in children’s section years and under- Macy Lunn; Voucher for Coldstream Primary School pupil, most points children’s section - Macy Lunn.