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County and Bakewell Show Reports

THE HUXLEY CUP COMPETITION 2017 AT THE BAKEWELL SHOW - AUGUST 2017

Entries for the 2017 Huxley Cup. Congratulations to Karen Wakefield from SFWI : Staffordshire Federation Women's Institutes for winning this prestigious competition, also to Sheila Williams from Berkshire Federation (2nd place) and Joyce Valentine, Worcestershire Federation (3rd place). All the entries were beautiful, the photographs in no way do them justice.

BAKEWELL SHOW - AUGUST 2017

A very wet event this year - but fun and laughter were still in abundace in the WI marquee.
The photos taken are in no particular order but do give a flavour of the event.

DERBYSHIRE COUNTY SHOW - LOCKO PARK - JUNE 2017

DERBYSHIRE COUNTY SHOW 2017
Photos taken in the Derbyshire WIs marquee  - what great skills and talent we have amongst our membership. Well done everyone thanks for taking part.

DERBYSHIRE COUNTY SHOW 2017 - WINNERS

Craft Cooperative – four craft items
Lady Inglefield Cup:
WI gaining most marks - Breaston
2nd place - Unstone & District
3rd place - Risley

Hollas Cup – best craft item (excluding needlework) - Stephanie White - Risley
Ann Evans Trophy – best needlework item – Anne Garrett – Unstone & District
Novice Cup – most points but first time entry or not entered for 5 years or more – Unstone & District
Interpretation & Staging – WI gaining most points in I&S – Findern
Visitor Choise - Risley

Home Economics Cooperative – two savoury, two sweet, floral arrangement
Produce Cup - WI gaining most points - Shardlow
2nd place – Ockbrook Redhill
3rd place - x
Chairman’s Rose Bowl – best floral item – Eileen Futter - Risley

White Peak Cooperative – one craft, on cookery, one floral arrangement
White Peak Trophy – WI gaining most points - Risley
2nd place – Breaston Belles
3rd place - Breaston

Open Classes
Richard Hobday Trophy – highest total points in HE Open Classes - Tessa Cope – not a member

Wenda Webb Art Competition - Ania Stanley - Breaston

Berry Photographic Competition - Susan Inight – Breaston
Visitor Choice – Susan Inight - Breaston