December 8, 2019

2019 BR Show

2019 Show – Grants awarded at the AGM

The Show Committee is pleased to announce that at the recent AGM, the following grants were awarded::
      Millennium Green Trust – £706.75 for fuel, playground maintenance and tree removal
      PCC – £850.00 towards churchyard maintenance (increased from the £600 requested)
      Toddlers Group – £170.00 to cover insurance costs
      BR Village Shop – £713.00 for local signage, promotional literature and freezer repairs
      Short Mat Bowls Club – £269 for a vacuum cleaner
      Young Farmers – £400.00 towards hire of the hall and drama production costs
                                      (increased from the £250 requested).

For a link to the  2019 Show Report, click here

Appointment of officers

There was no change to the officers:
Steve Coates – Chair, Ian Nelder – Vice Chair, Huw Williams – Treasurer, Su Elsden – Secretary.
The Committee was re-elected as follows:
Phil Barnard, Jack Buckingham, Ben Cowling, Matt Headley, Wendy Kingdom, Rev Paul Kingdom, Christine Nelder, Becky Nelder, Janet Neves, Charlie Phillips, Jenny Phillips, Caroline Sullens, Rev Andrew Thomas, Sherry Wade, Kim Williams. 
We are seeking a few more Committee members – if anyone would like to come and join us, please contact me:  su@elsden.me.uk or 01398 371473.

Next Year’s Show

The next Show will be held on the 15th August 2020 and we will keep everything crossed for fair weather!

Su Elsden (Show Secretary) su@elsden.me.uk or 01398 371473

 

Historical Photo

1955 Carthorse Racing
1966 Gymkhana
1983 Dog Show
1987 John Vellacott’s Pig for Auction
1998 Sheep Show
2000 Betty and Bob
2011 Steve presenting Mollie Leadbeater Plate
2013 60th Anniversary Celebrations