Spring Show 2024 – everyone welcome!

Categories Flower Shows

Full details of our Spring Show which takes place on Saturday 13 April at St Luke’s are now available. Everyone is welcome to enter and there are lots of cash prizes to be won!

See a gallery of pictures from last year’s Show here.

We’ll also be running a Cuttings Workshop during the Show. It’s free, so don’t miss out.

Classes

  • Container Grown: hyacinth, daffodils or narcissi, tulips, polyanthus or primulas, amaryllis, cactus and succulents, alpines
  • Cut blooms (vases provided): wallflowers, daffodil, narcissus, tulip, polyanthus, floating flowers, camelia or rhododendron, flowering shrubs, foliage, spring flowers, rhubarb, ‘leaf’ vegetable with roots, any other vegetable
  • Display: plants growing in a trough, arrangement of pot plants, pot-et-fleur, cacti and succulents
  • Handicrafts: painting or drawing, needlecraft, knits, patchwork or quilting, any other handicraft
  • Children’s: flowers in a jam jar, painting or drawing, papier-mâché, ‘monster’
  • Floral Art: ”spring’, ‘star’, ‘branching out’, ‘panache’, ‘in a wine glass’, miniature
  • Domestic: marmalade, jam, chutney, cherry cake (as recipe in Show Schedule, wholemeal loaf, flapjacks, English muffins, quiche
  • Photographic: ‘normal life’, any subject
  • Cherry Cake (recipe given)

See the Show Schedule for full details.

Timetable

STAGING OF ENTRIES9am to 12.15pm on Saturday
EXHIBITORS TO VACATE HALL12.20 pm
JUDGING STARTS12.30 pm
OPENING OF SHOW TO PUBLIC2 pm
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED UNTIL4.30 pm
DRAWING OF RAFFLE4.45 pm
CLOSING OF SHOW AND CLEARING OF EXHIBITS5 pm

The closing date for entries is WEDNESDAY 10 April 2024

Parking at St Luke’s

Make sure your car’s registration is entered into the permit system to avoid a penalty. The permit system is located within the church. As soon as you have parked, please ask the show secretary, or stewards for help in registering.