Echt’s annual Horticultural Show is held at Cowdray Hall

The annual Echt Horticultural Show was held at the Cowdray Hall, Echt, on Saturday, August 18.

A list of the main prizewinners follows: 1) The 3rd Viscount Cowdray Salver (most points in Show) - Mr G. Cumming; 2) Lady Cowdray Challenge Cup (most points in Horticultural Section) - Mr G. Cumming; 3) Greentree Trophy (runner-up in Horticultural Section) - Dr P.J. Broadbent; 4) Falconer Trophy (most points in Cut Flowers) -Dr P.J. Broadbent; 5) Barmekin Cup (most points in Pot Plants) - Dr P.J. Broadbent; 6) Salver for most points in Sweet Peas - Mrs Val Rahtz;

7) Bob Chalmers Dahlia Cup - Dr P.J. Broadbent; 8) Alfred Kemp Cup for Herbaceous - Mr M. Reid;

9) Dawson Cup for most points in Pot Plants and Cut Flowers - Dr P.J. Broadbent; 10) Ewan Trophy for most points in Vegetables - Mr G. Cumming; 11) Jubilee Trophy for best Box of Vegetables - Mr Gavin Elrick; 12) Forbes Trophy for best Exhibit in Vegetables - Mr G. Cumming; 13) Glenecht Quaich for most points in Fruit - Dr P.J. Broadbent; 14) Fairley Cup for most points in Agricultural Section - Mr V. Roger; 15) Hendrickson Cup for most points in Floral Art - Mrs C. Brown; 16) Candelabra for best Exhibit in Floral Art - Mrs C. Brown; 17) Simpson Trophy for most points in Baking - Mrs S. Roger; 18) Midmar Castle Cup for most points in Preserves - Mrs S. Roger; 19) Hill O’Fare Trophy for most points in Honey - Mr I.R. Douglas; 20) Corsindae Trophy for most points in Senior Citizens’ Section - Mrs M. Forsyth; 21) The Dawson Rose Bowl for most points in Baking, Preserves and Industrial Sections - Mrs C. Brown; 22) MCCulloch Quaich for best Exhibit in Industrial - Mrs A. Smith; 23) Peace Cup for most points in Junior Section - Frances Driscoll and Anna Brown (1st equal); 24) The Dorothy Cup for most points in Childrens’ Section - Rachel Macloed; 25) The Watson Cup for runner-up in Childrens’ Section - Kailey Maxwell; 26) The Douglas Cup for best Exhibit in Childrens’ Section - Rachel Macloed.