Mirfield Allotment Society 98th show results

BEST EXHIBITS The 98th Mirfield Allotment Society annual show was held at St Paul's Church. (D551H335)
BEST EXHIBITS The 98th Mirfield Allotment Society annual show was held at St Paul's Church. (D551H335)

The results for Mirfield Allotment Society’s 98th show were:

Vegetable classes

Six pods of broad beans: 1 John Walker, 2 John Walker, 3 Ken Mirfield. Six pods of french beans: 1 Fiona Farrar, 2 Fiona Farrar, 3 Fiona Farrar. Six pods of runner beans: 1 G Dodd, 2 Peter Dawson, 3 D Hible. Six pods of peas: 1 Tony Wainwright, 2 Melvin Glew, 3 Melvin Glew. Four potatoes of one variety: 1 Kenny Ireland, 2 Fiona Farrar, 3 Fiona Farrar. Six shallots: 1 Philip Walker, 2 Fiona Farrar, 3 Fiona Farrar. Plate of four apples: 1 Judith Forster, 2 Roger Johnson, 3 Roger Johnson. Plate of four tomatoes: 1 Paul Vine, 2 Kenny Ireland, 3 Paul Vine. Plate of six small fruited tomatoes: 1 S Cousins, 2 Philip Walker, 3 S Cousins. One cucumber: 1 Fiona Farrar, 2 G Dodd, 3 Tony Wainwright. One vegetable marrow: 1 Fiona Farrar, 2 Ken Mirfield, 3 Fiona Farrar. One cabbage: 1 Philip Walker, 2 Peter Dawson. One cauliflower: 1 Paul Vine, 2 Peter Dawson, 3 E Kendall. One swede: 1 Kenny Ireland, 2 S Cousins, 3 Kenny Ireland. Three carrots: 1 Peter Dawson, 2 D Hible, 3 Philip Walker. Three beetroot: 1 Kenny Ireland, 2 John Walker, 3 G Dodd. Two leeks: No Entries. Three courgettes: 1 Fiona Farrar, 2 Peter Dawson, 3 Kenny Ireland. Three dressed onions over 250g: 1 Melvin Glew, 2 E Kendall, 3 Trudi Enright. Three dressed onions not exceeding 250g: 1 Philip Walker, 2 D Hible, 3 Melvin Glew. One specimen onion: 1 Philip Walker. Society Top Tray: 1 Kenny Ireland, 2 Philip Walker, 3 D Hible. Any other vegetable: 1 Janice Keyes, 2 Fiona Farrar, 3 Grahame Forster. One flower one vegetable: 1 Grahame Forster, 2 D Hible, 3 W Crowther. Vegetable or fruit gone wrong: 1 Melvin Glew, 2 Fiona Farrar, 3 Roger Johnson.

Flower classes

Six fuschia heads: 1 Peter Dawson, 2 D & O Peel, 3 Peter Dawson. Petite natural plant arrangement: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 D Hible, 3 D Hible. Gents buttonhole: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Janet Vine, 3 Barbara Crossley. Ladies spray: 1 Christine Thorne, 2 Christine Thorne, 3 D Hible. Six pansies or violas: No entries. Five sweet peas: 1 D and O Peel, 2 D and O Peel, 3 Trudi Enright. Three asters: No entries. Flowering pot plant: 1 D and O Peel, 2 Mrs J Hemingway, 3 Mrs WN Dewhirst. Foliage pot plant: 1 Peter Dawson, 2 Mrs WN Dewhirst, 3 W Crowther. Cacti or Succulant: 1 John Walker, 2 Mrs WN Dewhirst, 3 Peter Dawson. One rose as grown: 1 D and O Peel, 2 Mr and Mrs Thornton, 3 Mrs WN Dewhirst. Three HT roses: 1 D and O Peel, 2 Mrs WN Dewhirst, 3 Mrs WN Dewhirst. Three floribunda roses: 1 D and O Peel, 2 Barbara Crossley. Vase of roses: 1 D and O Peel, 2 Barbara Crossley. One giant dahlia: 1 G Dodd, 2 Paul Vine, 3 G Dodd. One large dahlia: 1 John Walker, 2 John Walker, 3 Tony Wainwright. Three medium dahlias: 1 Paul Vine, 2 Paul Vine, 3 P and C Schofield. Three small cactus dahlias: 1 G Dodd, 2 John Walker, 3 John Walker. Three dahlias (small dec): 1 Paul Vine, 2 G Dodd, 3 John Walker. Three dahlias (pom pom): 1 Paul Vine, 2 Paul Vine, 3 G Dodd. Three dahlias (small or miniature): 1 Paul Vine, 2 Paul Vine, 3 Paul Vine. Five stems of spray chrysanthemums: 1 Brian Sidebottom. Vase of spray chrysanthemums: 1 Brian Sidebottom. Three chrysanthemums (any variety): 1 Brian Sidebottom, 2 Brian Sidebottom , 3 Brian Sidebottom. One gladioli (giant or large): 1 Paul Mallinson, 2 Paul Mallinson, 3 Paul Mallinson. One gladioli (medium): 1 Alan Warwick, 2 Mrs J Kendall, 3 Grahame Forster. One gladioli (small, miniature or primulus): 1 W Crowther, 2 W Crowther, 3 Alan Warwick. Three gladioli (giant or large): 1 Paul Mallinson, 2 Paul Mallinson, 3 Paul Mallinson. Three gladioli (medium): 1 Grahame Forster. Three gladioli (small, miniature or primulus): 1 Alan Warwick. Society Top Vase: 1 D and O Peel, 2 W Crowther, 3 Mr and Mrs Thornton.

Domestic classes

Plate of four tarts: 1 Judith Forster, 2 Barbara Crossley, 3 Christine Thorne. Plate of four fancy buns: 1 Helen Butler, 2 Judith Forster, 3 Barbara Crossley. Plate of four fruit scones: 1 Helen Butler, 2 Judith Forster, 3 Carol Thompson. Victoria sponge with jam filling: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Tricia Bland, 3 Susan Holdsworth. Quiche: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Christine Thorne, 3 Barbara Crossley. Jar of jam: 1 Judith Forster, 2 Carol Thompson, 3 Susan Holdsworth. Jar of lemon curd: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Barbara Crossley. Jar of marmalade: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Barbara Crossley, 3 Judith Forster. Jar of chutney: 1 Helen Butler, 2 Judith Forster, 3 Judith Forster. Jar of piccalilli: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Barbara Crossley, 3 Brian Hammond. Jar of pickled vegetables: 1 Barbara Crossley, 2 Barbara Crossley, 3 P and C Schofield. Xstich embroidery: No entries. Tapestry: No entries. A greeting card: 1 Dawn Harris, 2 Wendy Harris, 3 Mrs J Hemingway. Any hand knitted garment: 1 Mrs J Kendall, 2 Mrs J Kendall. Soft furnishing: No entries.

Members classes

Four potatoes: 1 Ken Mirfield, 2 Ken Mirfield, 3 S Cousins. One cabbage as grown: 1 Jackie Wilkinson, 2 Jackie Wilkinson. Three sweet peppers: No entries. Six pods of runner beans: 1 Grahame Forster, 2 S Cousins, 3 Grahame Forster. Head of calabrese: 1 Christine Thorne. Lettuce in a jar: 1 Grahame Forster. Heaviest potato: 1 Janet Vine, 2 Philip Parsons. One vegetable marrow: 1 Ken Mirfield, 2 M Gatfield C and T Harrison. Two sweetcorn: 1 Jackie Wilkinson, 2 Stephen Butler. Four tomatoes: 1 Brian Hammond, 2 Stephen Butler, 3 Jackie Wilkinson. One cucumber: 1 Trudi Enright, 2 D Lockwood, 3 S Cousins. Three onions from sets: 1 Ralph Hemingway, 2 Stephen Butler, 3 C and T Harrison. Collection of mixed vegetables: 1 Trudi Enright. Three sticks of rhubarb: 1 Philip Parsons, 2 S Cousins, 3 Brian Hammond. One flower, one vegetable: 1 Tony Wainwright, 2 Brian Hammond, 3 Ralph Hemingway. One dahlia: 1 Tony Wainwright, 2 Tony Wainwright, 3 Tony Wainwright. One gladioli: 1 Tony Wainwright, 2 Philip Parsons, 3 Philip Walker. Jar of culinary herbs: 1 Judith Forster. Plate of three eggs: 1 David Spurr, 2 David Spurr, 3 David Spurr.

Novice classes

Three tomatoes: 1 David Smith, 2 Stephen Butler, 3 Carol Thompson. Three onions as grown: 1 C & T Harrison, 2 Mrs J Kendall, 3 Martin Reilly. Two beetroot: 1 Trudi Enright, 2 David Holdsworth, 3 C & T Harrison. One cabbage as grown: 1 Alan McGurk, 2 Trudi Enright, 3 Christine Thorne. One flower , one vegetable: 1 Janet Vine, 2 Trudi Enright, 3 Philip Parsons. Any other vegetable: 1 D Lockwood, 2 Janice Keyes, 3 Trudi Enright.

Medals

Silver medal for best vegetable exhibit: Fiona Farrar. Silver medal for best Dahlia exhibit: Paul Vine. Bronze medal for second best Dahlia exhibit: Paul Vine.

Trophies

Anniversary Trophy for best exhibition (whole show): Paul Mallinson. Jack Pennington Trophy for most points in vegetable classes 1-25: Fiona Farrar. Sutcliffe Challenge Cup for most points in flower classes 26-56: D and O Peel. Mavis Boothroyd Trophy for most points in rose classes 3-39: D and O Peel. K Hey Trophy for most points in dahlia classes 40-46: Paul Vine. Garden News Shield for most points in chrysanthemum classes 47-49: Brian Sidebottom. Presidents Shield for best exhibit in gladioli classes 50-55: Paul Mallinson. Whitaker Trophy for best exhibit in domestic classes 57-69: Helen Butler. Hepworth Trophy for most points in members classes: Tony Wainwright. The Fox Trophy for best exhibit in members classes A-S: Tony Wainwright. Doug Shaw Memorial Trophy for most points in novice classes NA-NF: Trudi Enright. Philip Ledgard Trophy for most points in gladioli classes: Paul Mallinson. Allotment Cup for best allotment newcomer: Richard Walker.