Latest newsletter – number 30, December 2012 – out NOW!

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This month:

  • News of our new rectorChristmas
  • Events in the Parish and further afield
  • Report from our Cornwall Councillor, John Turner
  • Are you under 15? You can take part in our competition to win a small cash prize

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Contents of Newsletter number 30:

Editorial
Make a Contribution
Announcements & Small Ads
Parish Hall
From our Cornwall Representative
Competition for under-15s
New Rector For South Hill

News
Fairtrade
Womens Institute
Merlin Project
Trevigro Heating Group
Events
Guess Who?

If you want to write a letter to the editor, or contribute to our next newsletter please call or email
Sue ( editor@south-hill.co.uk or telephone 382397)

South Hill Horticultural Show – 53rd Year

South Hill Show

Ready for judging

On Saturday August 18th 2012 the rain stopped for a day to allow us to enjoy our annual “Flower Show”.

Vegetable entries

It has been a difficult year for fruit, vegetables and flowers, making it even more of a challenge than usual, but entries were of a high standard even so.  Ken Trewin and Norman Trewartha battled for top prizes in the vegetable categories as usual, but with stiff competition from Kim Howat and Colin Kinsman.

Orange and Sultana Cake

 

 

 

There was a fine range of food entries, with twelve people opting to enter the Orange and Sultana Cake from the recipe included in the Programme.  Elizabeth Howat won first prize in this category.

Animals made out of vegetables

Winning a cup was even more of a victory in the children’s sections, as there were so many entries in each class.  All entries were excellent – so good in fact that all of the six “Animals Made Out Of Vegetables” were awarded First Prize!

There was also a raffle, tombola stall, car boot sale, and cream teas with a gazebo outside because the weather was perfect.

All in all another successful Show, thanks to the Show committee Marina Herbert, Jill Reynolds, Andrea Hill, Cat  & Lucy Ede….
and the officers Jenny Jane, Jill Long, Isabelle Ramage, Wendy Trewin, Myra Locock, Sue Palmer, Peggy Ede, Susan Hicks, John Tidball.

TrophiesSpecial thanks also go to the judges, Roger Finnamore (vegetables), Mary Gage (Floral Art), Owen Hoskin (cut flowers and pot plants), Alison Gribble (cookery and preserves), Jacqui Martin (handicrafts), Dorothy Bricknell (children’s classes) and Dr David Price (photography). Prizes were presented by David and Sarah Short.

South Hill Connection, Issue 27, June 2012 – out now

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Contents of Newsletter number 27:

Editorial
Make a Contribution
Announcements & Small Ads
Parish Hall
From our Cornwall Representative
Events
Gardening
Competition for under—15s

Floral days
W.I
Parish Council News
Merlin Project
Linda Scott’s Photographs
East Cornwall Bach Choir
Update Children’s Play Area

A good time was had by all…

…at the Family Fun Evening organised by South Hill Women’s Institute last Saturday.

Fun and GamesAround eighty people of all ages enjoyed a supper prepared by the ladies, and took part in quizzes and team games.  Liz Moir compered the evening, with and without the help of a microphone, and we very much hope that enough cash was raised to put a seat around the tree in the new playground.

For Facebook members, South Hill has posted more pictures.

Full report and pictures also in the next Newsletter, due out at the beginning of June.