Cuckfield Village Show - 10th September 2016

 Cuckfield Village Show 2014

The annual Cuckfield Village Show is organised by The Cuckfield Society in the grounds of the magnificent Cuckfield Park. This year's show takes place on Saturday 10th September. 

Here's a list of categories, entry forms must be submitted at Wealden Stores, Cuckfield Candy Store, Anne Morrison at Covert, Broad Street or Trish Denyer at Holy Trinity School by 3pm on 7th September 2016.


HORTICULTURAL

 VEGETABLES

  1. 6 runner Beans
  2. Longest runner bean
  3. 6 french beans
  4. 4 white Potatoes
  5. 4 coloured potatoes
  6. Heaviest potato
  7. Heaviest pumpkin
  8. A pumpkin or squash not exceeding 45cm in size
  9. A vine of Cherry Tomatoes
  10. 6 tomatoes (non cherry)
  11. Most unusual selection of tomatoes (max 6)
  12. 2 beefsteak tomatoes
  13. Heaviest marrow
  14. 3 beetroot
  15. 3 chillies
  16. 5 onions from either seed or sets, under 250g ea
  17. 3 onions from either seed or sets, over 250g ea
  18. 6 shallots
  19. 3 leeks
  20. A cabbage
  21. Posy of herbs judged for variety – list contents
  22. Selection of home-grown vegetables in a suitable container, not exceeding 55cm in any direction
  23. 2 sweetcorn
  24. 2 cucumbers
  25. 3 courgettes, not exceeding 20cm long
  26. 3 carrots or parsnips, tops trimmed to max 8cm
  27. Unusual vegetable
  28. Selection of 4 different veg’s of the same colour
  29. Most amusing vegetable

FRUIT

  1. 3 apples
  2. Largest cooking apple
  3. 3 pears
  4. Plate of soft fruit (15-20 items)
  5. A plate of exotic fruit

 FLOWERS

  1. 3 dahlia blooms - cactus/semi cactus
  2. 3 dahlia blooms - any other variety
  3. The single most fragrant rose
  4. 5 roses
  5. 3 hydrangea blooms
  6. 1 pot flowering pelargonium
  7. Mixed perennials – 6 stems, not shrubs (min 3 varieties)
  8. Mixed annuals – 6 stems (minimum 3 varieties)

 

FLORAL ART

All exhibits maximum 60cm width/depth

  1. “Rio Carnival” – an arrangement using any materials or accessories
  2. “Gone Fishing” – for men only – an arrangement using any materials and accessories

 FOOD & DRINK

  1. The Katie Stewart Cup - Katie’s Chocolate Pecan Crumb Cake – to recipe given in schedule
  2. Mrs Beaton’s lemon biscuits – to recipe given
  3. A marble loaf cake
  4. A decorated chocolate sponge cake
  5. Afternoon tea for two, maximum size 40cm
  6. 3 iced finger buns
  7. A vegetarian quiche (home made pastry)
  8. 3 flat breads on a plate
  9. A savoury loaf (oven cooked)
  10. A jar of fruit curd
  11. 1 jar of chutney any recipe
  12. 1 jar jam
  13. 1 jar fruit jelly
  14. 1 jar marmalade any flavour
  15. 1 jar of any other preserve, sweet or savoury
  16. 1 bottle homemade beer, wine or cider
  17. 1 bottle homemade fruit spirit

 CRAFTS

for inspiration see our Pinterest Board 

  1. Something new from something old
  2. An item of pottery
  3. 3 handmade bath bombs
  4. An item in wood no bigger than 75cm
  5. A knitted item max 75cm
  6. A handmade greetings card
  7. Any item in any medium max 75cm

ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

ART – maximum horizontal or vertical size (including frame) 60cm, framed or unframed

  1. Portrait – any medium
  2. An abstract design – any medium
  3. Landscape – any medium
  4. Still life - any medium

 PHOTOGRAPHY – unmounted, maximum size 20cm, black & white or colour unless specified

  1. Patterns in Nature
  2. “Making an Entrance”
  3. “Bubbles”
  4. “Work, rest or play”
  5. “Cuckfield 2016”

JUNIOR

KS3 & 4*

  1. A customised pair of flip flops
  2. A digital picture collage
  3. 3 cupcakes
  4. 3 cheese straws

 KS2*

  1. A book cover for your favourite book (max A5)
  2. A wind chime
  3. 3 chocolate chip cookies
  4. A lego bridge max 16cm in any direction

Reception & KS1*

  1. A decorated gingerbread person
  2. Seaside on a plate
  3. A hamma bead vehicle
  4. A robot made from the contents of your recycling bin. Max size 45cm

Pre-schoolers

  1. A fingerprint flower
  2. Colour in the picture (download here)

* for clarification please email info@cuckfield.org