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Long Load Village Show

7 September

There will be 62 classes, maximum of two entries per class

Full brochure to be issued to every Long Load household in late July

Sections and Classes

 Section 1 – Plants & Cut Flowers

  1. Rose, one, any colour
  2. Sunflower, three stems
  3. Dahlia, any variety, three stems
  4. Fuschia Stem, one
  5. Any other flower (one variety only), three stems
  6. Pot plant in flower
  7. Pot plant, foliage only
  8. Cactus or succulent

Section 2 – Vegetables – General

  1. Potatoes, five, any variety
  2. Runner Beans, five
  3. Beetroot, three
  4. Shallots, five
  5. Onions, three
  6. Carrots, three
  7. Tomatoes, five
  8. Cherry Tomatoes, one truss
  9. Courgette, three
  10. Any other vegetable (one variety only), three
  11. Apples (one variety), three
  12. Any other fruit (one variety only), three
  13. Arrangement of mixed fruit or vegetables in a bowl or basket

Section 3 – Vegetables – Size and Shape

  1. Largest Onion, circumference
  2. Longest Runner Bean
  3. Heaviest Marrow or Courgette
  4. Largest Pumpkin, circumference
  5. Vegetable with the most amusing or misshapen shape

Section 4 – Decorative Flower Arrangement

  1. Arrangement of pink and /or red flowers (any colour foliage)
  2. Arrangement in an unusual container
  3. Petite arrangement (max 6” high)
  4. Foliage only arrangement

Section 5 – Preserves and Beverages

  1. Pot of jam or marmalade
  2. Pot of honey
  3. Chutney or pickle
  4. Home-brewed beer or lager
  5. Sloe Gin or similar fruit liqueur

Section 6 – Cookery

  1. Chocolate Cake
  2. Cake, containing fruit or vegetables
  3. Scones, five
  4. Home-made sweets, seven
  5. Bread, handmade, any variety
  6. Fruit Pie or Tart
  7. Bundle of Five Cheese Straws in Pastry Ring

Section 7 – Crafts

  1. Picture (artwork, drawing or painting)
  2. Embroidery, tapestry or cross stitch
  3. Hand-knitted or crocheted article
  4. Machine-sewn/knitted article
  5. Any papercraft
  6. Any other craftwork

Section 8 – Photography (unframed, 5” by 7” preferred)

  1. Human Study
  2. Animal or Bird Study
  3. Landscape Study
  4. Plant or Flower
  5. Humorous
  6. Action Shot
  7. Photograph taken at Dawn or Dusk

Section 9 – Creative Writing

  1. An original poem
  2. A limerick including the words “Church Lane”
  3. Prose, in no more than 100 words, relating to “A Seaside Memory”

Section 10 – Children’s Classes

The children’s classes will be subdivided into those aged five and under and those aged 6 to 11. Please ensure the children’s exhibits clearly show the age of the exhibitor clearly marked on the underside of the exhibit.

  1. Biscuits, three
  2. A selfie
  3. A painting or drawing
  4. A decorated Egg

 

 

Details

Date:
7 September

Venue

Long Load Village Hall