The Borough is home to one of the largest gardeners’ association in the North West and they held their annual show last Saturday.
Newton-le-Willows Flower and Vegetable Show, which has been running for almost 100 years, was held at Penkford School.
There were competitive classes for: flowers, pot plants, vegetables, fruit, art, photography, baking, jam/jellies, chutney and also classes for children to enter.
Winners were as follows
The Bert Jackson Memorial Cup – Kieron Brockley
Gordon Brooks Trophy – Ian Fairclough
NVS medal – Ian Fairclough
Banksian Medal – Ian Fairclough
Photographic Challenge Cup – Dave Hemmingway
NDS Silver Medal – Chris Nightingale
NDS Bronze Medal – Ray Weeks
Sue Lever Trophy – Ray Weeks
Jeacock Trophy – John Ashcroft
BGS Silver Medal – Carole Moakes
Rotary Club Silver Salver – Carole Moakes
Garden Shield – Ian Fairclough
Newton Le Willows Gardeners’ Association 01942 716925 Website