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Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« on: Wednesday 15 August 2018, 1854 »
Anglesey's Longest Running Show:

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The 66th annual Llaingoch and District Horticultural Show will take place on Saturday 18 August at Holyhead High School, with this yearís event kindly supported by new sponsor housebuilder Anwyl Homes, existing sponsor Stena Line ferries and other local businesses and kind individuals.

Open to members and non-members alike, the annual summer show features more than 200 classes for flowers, garden produce, handicrafts and cookery.  It attracts novices and professional show-goers alike and draws entrants and visitors from across Anglesey and beyond including Ireland, Cheshire and even Scandinavia.

The standard of all entries at the show is extremely high, with winnersí trophies and medals much coveted by all entrants.  As in previous years, local MP for Holyhead Albert Owen will officially present the prizes.

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #1 on: Monday 20 August 2018, 1903 »
The cakes!  I've never seen so many cakes in the same place.  Dreams are made of this.

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #2 on: Monday 20 August 2018, 1909 »
Marble cake!  It was only my good manners and lack of a cake fork that prevented me from dipping in.

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #3 on: Monday 20 August 2018, 1910 »
It wasn't all cakes, this herb display was like a work of art...

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #4 on: Monday 20 August 2018, 1911 »
Flowers, all sorts, but all beautiful specimens.

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #5 on: Monday 20 August 2018, 1913 »
I love the look of these.  I don't know how they picked winners.

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #6 on: Friday 07 September 2018, 0947 »
The pictures all look very appealing - but what happened to the pea-pod on the left?

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« Reply #7 on: Sunday 09 September 2018, 1139 »
The pictures all look very appealing - but what happened to the pea-pod on the left?

Cut open to allow you to see the perfection of the green fruit inside.

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« Reply #8 on: Sunday 09 September 2018, 1817 »
The pictures all look very appealing - but what happened to the pea-pod on the left?

Cut open to allow you to see the perfection of the green fruit inside.

Really ... so not subjected to the attentions of any hungry mice, then ...

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Re: Llaingoch Horticultural Show 2018
« Reply #9 on: Tuesday 11 September 2018, 1814 »
The pictures all look very appealing - but what happened to the pea-pod on the left?

Cut open to allow you to see the perfection of the green fruit inside.

Really ... so not subjected to the attentions of any hungry mice, then ...

Hahaha the temptation not to test the various exhibits was nearly overwhelming