Beer Social Club - Pumpkin Show
Pumpkin Show 2017
The 2017 Pumpkin Show will be on Saturday 30th September 2017 in the Mariners Hall.
Pumpkin Show 2016
This years Pumpkin Show, held on Saturday 24th September 2016 was a great success despite the fact that it was held in the Mariners' Hall due to the club closing.
Congratulations to Trevor and Eli Postin for their champion pumpkin weighing 174lbs - what's their secret?
Auctioneer Kim Aplin was at his loquacious peak encouraging all and sundry to part with their money and £390 was raised for local charities.
Many thanks to all who helped put on this yearly extravaganza.
Click on photo's below for larger images of 2014 pumpkins.
There are 2 different way of selecting results, one will give you all the results for a given year, while the other will give you selected results over many years. Note the pumpkin show started in 1961.
Please click on the option you require.
Walter Hawker Cup and Champions Shield for heaviest overall Pumpkin - Trevor & Eli Postin 174lbs
Vera Colett Cup for heaviest local pumpkin - Steve Somers 76lbs
Best Shaped Pumpkin Shield - Steve Somers
Tom Barrett Cup for 4 Heaviest Onions - Kim Aplin 12lbs 8oz
Ken Westlake Memorial Cup for Heaviest Marrow - Nigel Seward 31lbs
Decorated Pumpkin Awards
Children's 6 and under - Imogen Heard
Children's 7 and over - Lauren Aris & Hannah Leslie
Adult - Martha Butler Challenge Shield - The Burley family
Old Pumpkin Show Pictures
For a gallery of pre 2008 photo's Click on the photo below.