Box Amateur Flower and Produce Show has been a part of village life for more than 30 years.
The 2019 show was held on the 20th July at Selwyn Hall Box and opened by TV presenter and local celebrity Paul Martin.
The hall was full of entries in all classes including flowers, handicrafts and cookery. This year success with flowers, Section A, went to John Proctor who was awarded the Kettlety Memorial Vase.
The Haines Trophy for Pot Plants Best Exhibit, Section B, was awarded to Cynthia Thomas. Cynthia also won the Charlie Helps Trophy for Section B5 Begonia, and the Parish Council Cup as Flowers and Pot Plants overall winner (sections A & B).
Section C, Vegetables was won by John Tucker and awarded the Stan Goad Trophy. John was also the overall winner of Sections C & D Fruit and Vegatables, receiving the Hewlett Trophy.
The Bingham Hall Trophy for Section C12, My Vegetable Garden, was won by Pat Davies. Pat also won Section J, Home Cooking for which she was awarded the Box W.I. trophy, Section K Home Preserves winning the Gardening Club Trophy, and was the overall winner of all classes receiving the Flower Show Trophy.
Steve Wheeler was the winner of the Banks Trophy for Section D, Fruit.
The Spafax Vase for Section E, Floral Arrangements, was awarded to Mary Hann. Mary was also awarded the Vicar’s Cup for the best entry by popular vote.
Veronica Wheeler was the winner of Section J6, Cake to Recipe and awarded the Boxlea W.I. Trophy.
Handicrafts, Section L was won by Helen Hann receiving the Box W.I. Handicraft Cup.
The Sheila Hockley Cup for Arts, Section M, was won by Kathryn Barstow.
Winner of Section N, Photography was Matt Parker who received the Bingham Trust Photo Frame.
The Members Class for the best plug plant was Jill Finney who received the Members’ Shield.
The children’s section was full of colour and interest medallions were awarded to each section winner. There were no entries for Section F, Preschool.
The Newboult Trophy for Section G, Children Keystage 1 was won by Grace Lister.
The Biscoe Cup was won by Tom Ketteridge for Section H, Keystage 2.
|Kettlety Memorial Vase||Winner Section A||Flowers||John Proctor|
|Haines Trophy||Winner Section B||Pot Plants||Cynthia Thomas|
|Charlie Helps Trophy||Winner Class B5||A Tuberous Begonia||Cynthia Thomas|
|Parish Council Cup||Winner Section A & B||Flowers & pot plants overall winner||Cynthia Thomas|
|Stan Goad Trophy||Winner Section C||Vegetables||John Tucker|
|The Bingham Hall Trophy||Winner Section C12||Vegetable garden||Pat Davies|
|Banks Trophy||Winner Section D||Fruit||Steve Wheeler|
|Hewlett Trophy||Winner Section C & D||Fruit & vegetables overal winner||John Tucker|
|Spafax Vase||Winner Section E||Flower Arrangement||Mary Hann|
|Box W.I Trophy||Winner Section J||Home Cooking||Pat Davies|
|Boxlea WI Trophy||Winner Class J6||Cake to recipe||Veronica Wheeler|
|Gardening Club Trophy||Winner Section K||Home Preserves||Pat Davies|
|Box W.I Handicraft Cup||Winner Section L||Handicrafts||Helen Hann|
|The Sheila Hockley Cup||Winner Section M||Arts||Kathryn Barstow|
|Bingham Trust Photo Frame||Winner Section N||Photography||Matt Parker|
|Box Gardening Club Members’ Shield||Winner Section P||Club Entry||Jill Finney|
|Vicar’s Cup||Best entry by popular vote||Best in Show||Mary Hann|
|Flower Show Trophy||Total number of points||Most points overall||Pat Davies|
|Cuddly Toy||Winner Section F||Pre-school||No entries|
|Medallion||Winner Class G1||Key Stage 1|
|Medallion||Winner Class G2||Key Stage 1|
|Medallion||Winner Class G3||Key Stage 1|
|Medallion||Winner Class G4||Key Stage 1|
|Newboult Shield||Winner Section G||Key Stage 1||Gracie Lister|
|Medallion||Winner Class H1||Key Stage 2|
|Medallion||Winner Class H2||Key Stage 2|
|Medallion||Winner Class H3||Key Stage 2|
|Medallion||Winner Class H4||Key Stage 2|
|Biscoe Cup||Winner Section H||Key Stage 2||Tom Ketteridge|