August 13, 2011
Horticultural Show underway this weekend
of gardening and craft entries are on show at Burnham-On-Sea and
District Horticultural Societys 44th annual this weekend
(Saturday August 13th and Sunday 14th).
Sanders Garden World is the venue for the popular show, which
is open to the public on Saturday, August 13th from 1pm until
6pm and on Sunday, August 14th from 10am until 4pm.
The prize-giving and awards presentation ceremony will be held
at 3.45pm on the Sunday.
sections in which competitors are invited to enter include floral
art, junior, domestic, handicraft, such as hand-made cards, crochet
and knitted items, cross stitch and tapestry.
will also be able to enter sections for amateur photography, pot
plants, flowers, fruit and vegetables.
will have the opportunity to win a variety of prizes such as cups,
shields and medals in the competitions 10 sections and 133
classes. Classes will be available for children in two categories,
under 11-year-olds and 11 to 16-year-olds. Admission to the event
Burks, General Manager of Sanders Garden World, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Were delighted to be welcoming back Burnham &
District Horticultural Societys annual show for the eighth
successive year. It
looks set to be a wonderful event, which we are glad to support."