SKELTON AND BROTTON PARISH COUNCIL PRODUCE SHOW
Skelton and Brotton Parish Council held their annual Produce Show on Saturday 27 August in Skelton Civic Hall. Exhibitors brought over 350 entries across the classes this year.
Councillor Angus McDonald, Chair of Skelton and Brotton Parish Council and Councillor Mrs Margaret Whitehead, Vice Chair of Skelton and Brotton Parish Council welcomed the Mayor, Councillor Barry Hunt and Deputy Mayor Mrs Olwyn Peters to the Show.
From Left to Right: Cllr Barry Hunt (Mayor R&C BC), Mrs Olwyn Peters (Mayoress R&C BC), Cllr Mrs Margaret Whitehead (Vice Chair Skelton & Brotton PC), Cllr Angus McDonald (Chair Skelton & Brotton PC).
Councillor McDonald thanked the Mayor and Mayoress for attending. He also thanked everyone for coming along and the staff and volunteers who make the Show the success it is.
Mr R A Bannister – ACP Wharton Cup for Best Vase of Flowers
Hazel Simms – Blooming Lights Cup for Children’s classes
Mr H Walby - Elmora Cup for Vegetables
Mrs A Farndale – Peter Short Rosebowl for Home Baking
Mr A Larder – Flower Shield
Mrs I Hodgson – Alex Birkbeck Cup for Flower Arranging
Mrs A Barron – Jason Seed Cup for Photography
Mrs P Davies – Cup for Best Handicraft
Mr R Cook - Sam Leach Memorial Plate
Mr Crooks and Thornton - Prize for Best Flower Exhibit
Mr T Hicks – Prize for Best Vegetable Exhibit
Mr H Walby – Skelton and Brotton Trophy for Most Points in the Show
At the close of the Show, donated produce was auctioned to raise money for the Chair’s Charities, the Great North Air Ambulance, the British Heart Foundation, Help for Heroes and Cancer Research UK Kids and Teens. £99.00 was raised.