BATTLE Floral and Horticultural Society held their Autumn Show in Battle’s Memorial Hall last Saturday.
The hall was packed to the limit with a wonderful display of flowers, fruit and vegetables.
Particularly striking were the harvest baskets.
There were also domestic, decorative and photographic categories and, as always, a plant stall, tombola and catering throughout the day.
Worthy winners of the trophies were:
n F.Somerville Cowan Perpetual Challenge Cup for Dahlias – Carol Stelfox
n Mrs C.A.Longfield Challenge Trophy – Nikki Cuff
n Garden News Shield – David Furness
n Maurice Cornford Trophy – Clive Richardson
n Harvest Basket or Trug Prize – John Peters
n Smithard Trophy 1934 - Val Bishop
n Smithard Trophy 1938 - Val Bishop
n Cecilia Burt Good Cook Trophy – Val Bishop
n Sussex Express Cup – Ruth McArthur
Show secretary Diana Morrison said: “Congratulations to all those members who exhibited, and to those who helped in various ways, for making this such a successful show.”