Village News: Burgh le Marsh

CRAFT - There were 180 entries for the Burgh WI Crafts and Produce show held recently in the WI Hall.

Judges were Ann Laxton and Sylvia Elliott of Chapel St Leonards WI.

Results - Winners of the photographic exhibition were Adults - Eric Swatton, Ernie Flatters and Diane Garwood; Junior section winners were Kelly Hough and Ben Garwood. Winners of the natural world section were adults - Kasia Hopkins, Mag Spence and Eric Swatton; Juniors - Mollie Higgins, Louise Garwood and Kelly Hough. Art section, adults - Audrey Chatterton, Kath Taylor and June Hind; Juniors - Kelly Hough, Abigail Winson and Louise Garwood. Floral Art, adults - Pamela Vessey, Jane Dinsdale and Mag Spence; Junior winner - Kelly Hough. Single Rose, adults - Jane Dinsdale, Margaret Pisarska and Audrey Chatterton; Juniors - Kelly Hough. Button hole, adults - Audrey Chatterton, Mag Spence and Margaret Pisarska. Pot plant, Adult - Cecil Smith and Jane Dinsdale. Fruit and Veg winners, adults - Margaret Pisarska and Louise Garwood.

Eggs, adults - Margaret Pisarska and Kasia Hopkins. Tomatoes - Rosemary Payne Jane Dinsdale and John Payne. Onions - John Payne. Victoria Sponge, adults - Mag Spence, Linda Swatton and Eve Lister; Juniors - Catherine Turner, Kelly Hough and Mollie Higgins. Shortbread, adults - Margaret Hezzell, Heather Greene and Hannah Smelt; Juniors - Shirley’s family and Lizzie Clarke. Cupcakes, adults - Jane Dinsdale and Margaret Pisarska; Juniors - Mollie Higgins, Hannah Winson and Abigail Winson. Jar of Jam, adults - Jane Dinsdale, Cecil Smith and Paul Bell and recomended Linda Swatton. Juniors - Mollie Higgins. Chutney, Eve Lister and Jane Dinsdale. Crafts, adults - Diane Garwood, June Hind, Mag Spence; Juniors - Abigail Winson and Hannah Winson. Needlework, Pauline Bell, Shirley Clarke and June Hind. Greetings card, adults - Pauline Bell, Jane Dinsdale and Christine Lilley; Juniors - Kelly Hough. New from Old winners - Diane Garwood, Kasia Hopkins and Linda Swatton. Bookmark, adults - Jane Dinsdale, Diane Garwood and Pauline Bell’ Juniors - Kelly Hough.

BARN - There will be a barn dance workshop in the WI Hall this Friday, October 12 at 7.30pm.

CYCLE - Father Terry raised £457 in the recent sponsored cycle ride in aid of the Lincolnshire Old Churches Trust and Burgh Parish church. He is grateful to all who sponsored him.

ENTERTAINMENT - An evening of entertainment put on by the users of the WI Hall was a success and the total raised for the craft and produce show and the evening’s entertainment came to £438 for the WI Hall.

The money will go towards the project for creating a car park at the front of the hall.

HISTORY - London Wartime part two will be the subject at the Burgh History Group meeting next Monday, October 15 when the speaker will be Denise Harrison.

The meeting will be held in the tea room at the windmill at 7.30pm.

WI - The October meeting of Burgh le Marsh WI was very well attended.

After the business report, members were reminded of some important calendar dates, including a quiz evening with sausage and mash supper on Saturday, October 20.

The speaker was Jenny Lucas, who talked about her love of crafts.

She showed members a myriad of quilting and patchwork samples, which included bags, pictures and small items made from scraps of material.

The competition winners were Family photo - 1, H Green; 2, J Smith; 3, R Payne. Flower of the month - 1, M Pisarska; 2, L Sutton; 3. A Chatterton.