PICTURES: ‘Marvellous’ crowd enjoys Tickenham Flower Show

Oilver Garner who designed a garden which he helped build with his Grandad Maolcom DowlingTickenham

Oilver Garner who designed a garden which he helped build with his Grandad Maolcom DowlingTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people stopped to admire the fantastic work of gardeners in Tickenham at the weekend.

Jack Triggoll 13 with his beansTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Jack Triggoll 13 with his beansTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Tickenham Flower Show drew a huge crowd and more than 1,000 exhibits on Saturday.

Cups were handed out for the best produce, floral art, shrubs, fuchsias, photography and more.

A competition was also run for the village's schoolchildren too.

Show secretary, Ann Loader, said: "We had a wonderful day on Saturday and were visited by more than 600 people.

Peter Trenchard with his salad basketTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Peter Trenchard with his salad basketTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant


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"We had 1,000 marvellous exhibits in all classes across the show and the standard was very high.

"We were entertained by The Rock Choir and Portishead Concert Band.

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"Special mention must go to all our exhibitors without whom we would not have a show. They come from far and wide and we are most grateful to them all.

"A big thank you too, to all our volunteer helpers.

Lynne Purcell with her gladioliTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Lynne Purcell with her gladioliTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

"We are the smallest show in the locality still under canvas and we would not be able to stage the show without the help we receive."

Colin Archer with his fruit cakeTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Colin Archer with his fruit cakeTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Josh Banks with his rosemary focacciaTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Josh Banks with his rosemary focacciaTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Christine Flook with her watercoulourTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Christine Flook with her watercoulourTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Joseph Flook 14 with his pigs in blanketsTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Joseph Flook 14 with his pigs in blanketsTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Georgina Flook 10 with her hot air balloon made out of reycyled materialsTickenham Flower Show17,08,

Georgina Flook 10 with her hot air balloon made out of reycyled materialsTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

The Rock chior entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

The Rock chior entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Portishead Concert band entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Portishead Concert band entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Portishead Concert band entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Portishead Concert band entertainTickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19

Tickenham Flower Show17,08,19 - Credit: Archant

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