Allotments in Maidstone

2017 Competitions

Winners and Highly Commended

A - BEST PLOT

Joint Winners - Nathan and Graham Dawson - Upper Fant

Joint Winners - Nathan and Graham Dawson - Upper Fant


Joint Winners - Carol Dorey - Loose Road

Joint Winners - Carol Dorey - Loose Road

Highly Commended

Di Simmonds and Cliff Manning
Buckland Hill

Peter Kirby
Sandling Lane

Jan Tindall
James Street

Cheryl and Bob Wermuth
Glebe Lane

Alan Hopkins
Sandling Road

Peter Baker
Bower Mount

Viv Sullivan
Square Hill

Brian Taylor
Beaumont

Tina Sargeantson
Rocky Hill


 

B - BEST NEWCOMER

Joint Winners - Phil and Sue Shaw - Glebe Lane

Joint Winners - Phil and Sue Shaw - Glebe Lane


 Joint Winners - Audrey Kingston - Square Hill

Joint Winners - Audrey Kingston - Square Hill

Highly Commended

Colin and Sheila Bracking
Loose Road

Aston Sargeant
Loose Road


 

C - BEST CHILDREN'S SECTION

Winner - Laura Doe (assisted by brother Callum!) - Loose Road

Winner - Laura  (assisted by brother Callum!)  - Loose Road


Runner Up - Eva Latham - Upper Fant

Runner Up - Eva  - Upper Fant


 

D - BEST KEPT SITE

1st Place - James Street

1st Place -  James Street


 Runner Up - Glebe Lane

Runner Up  -Glebe Lane


 

E - SILLY TIME

1 - Longest BeanLongest Bean - Dawn Budd - Bowermount

Dawn Budd - Bowermount


 

2 - Fattest PumpkinFattest Pumpkin - Dave Torrens - Upper Fant

Dave Torrens - Upper Fant - Pumpkin measurement: 72 inches (180cm)


 

3 - Tallest SunflowerTallest Sunflower - Chris Barton - Loose Road

Chris Barton - Loose Road - Measurement: 144 inches (360cm)


 

4 - Largest SunflowerLargest Sunflower - Alison Doe - Loose Road

Alison Doe - Loose Road - Measurement: diameter 43cm (approx. 17 inches)


 

5 - Most Unusual VegetableMost Unsual Vegetable - Paul Wicks - Loose Road

Paul Wicks - Loose Road - Serpente di Sicilia. (Sicilian Snake... squash)
Fruit can grow to over 2 metres long, plant covering a large area more than 20 square feet!


 

F - MOST WILDLIFE/ECO-FRIENDLY PLOT

Joint Winners - Dave and Marie Oxborrow - Glebe Lane

Joint Winners - Dave and Marie Oxborrow - Glebe Lane

Joint Winners - Dave and Marie Oxborrow - Glebe Lane


 Joint Winners - Loretta and John Overy - Loose Road

Joint Winners - Loretta and John Overy - Loose Road

Joint Winners - Loretta and John Overy  - Loose Road


Competitions Awards Ceremony - December 2016

Competition Awards Ceremony - December 2016