Rockingham Flower Show 2018 Results
The annual Flower and Vegetable Show, organised by the Rockingham Village Hall Committee was held in the Village Hall recently.
The Charles T Best Cup for the most points in the floral classes was awarded to Heather Greaves
The Wilfred H Lewin Cup for the highest number of points in the vegetable classes was awarded to Duncan Binder
The Packwood Cup for the most points in the cooking and handicraft classes was awarded to Duncan Binder
The William Burbidge Memorial Cup, awarded for the best collection of vegetables, was awarded to Peter Caunt
The Rose Acre Cup, for the most points in the rose classes, was awarded to Duncan Binder
The Saturday Club Shield for the most points in the junior classes was awarded to C & X Brawn
Winning Gardens - Prizes for the annual Village Garden Competition were presented at the Flower Show.
The Roy Foode Cupfor the best wayside garden was awarded to Jim & Janet Martin, with Ian Norman second; Wendy Taylor and Lorraine Panter were joint third
Peter Caunt won the Albert Caunt Cup for the best vegetable garden, with Ian and Stuart Norman second and Melvin Gower in third place
Winner of the Florence, Lady Culme-Seymour Memorial Rose Bowl for the best flower garden was Peter Caunt, with Heather Greaves second, and Lindsay Wood third
The prize for the most improved garden went to Lindsay Wood, with Marcus Boucher in second place, and Dave Carmichael third
The Killineer Cup, for the best hanging basket/container, was won by the Heather Greaves, with Ray Nix in second place; and Michael Mackie third
The Friendship Shield was awarded for the best Objet d’Art to Shirley Fox, with Peter Caunt second
More Dates for your Diary
13 September - PCC in Village Hall
27th October – Irish Night
5th November – Village Bonfire
Best Puppy - Sasha the 10 month old large munsterlander.
22nd December – Christmas Whist Drive
The next meeting of Rockingham PCC will take place at 8:00pm in the Village Hall.
Any concerns which need addressing, please speak to Anita.
PCSO Anita Hambly
TEL: 101 Ext-345879
Corby Police Station, Elizabeth street Corby, NN18 1SH
A reminder regarding heating oil for any new residents: we try to order as a group to lower the cost as the tanker makes fewer trips. Paul Johnson kindly arranges this and liaises with the supplier. For more info, e-mail Paul at: