Grow Show Share

Grow, Show, Share took place on Saturday / Sunday 9th / 10th July 2016.

Visitors voted for their favourite display and the results were:

Best in Show

‘Weeding’ and miniature garden showing a woman weeding.  The garden was created by Andrew Davison and the figure by Debbie Court.

Andrew and Debbie were awarded a trophy made by Judith Martin-Jones which they will keep until next year.


The People’s Favourite entry from a group of children was from Albert Primary School.

The People’s Favourite from an individual child was by Imogen Alexander.

'Weeding' Best in Show 2016

‘Weeding’ Best in Show 2016

Albert Primary School

Albert Primary School

Football Stadium 2016

Football Stadium 2016

Trophy by Judith Martin-Jones

Trophy by Judith Martin-Jones




September 19th and 20th saw what we hope will become an annual event – Grow, Show, Share.

The event was opened by Victoria Wade and Penarth Town Mayor, Mrs Rosemary Cook.

There were 40 entries in 3 categories – Adult Mixed i.e. craft work, fruit, flowers and photographs; Adult Gardening and Families.

The results are:

Adult Mixed

  • Gold – Hilary Williams
  • Silver – Debbie Court
  • Bronze – Liz Morgan

Adult Gardening

  • Gold – Lizzie and Greg
  • Silver – Rachel Elder
  • Bronze – Wyntoun Bailey


  • Gold – Ana Burlaco
  • Silver – Tea, Toast & Toys
  • Bronze – Chris & Jane Higley

Best in Show

  • Lizzie and Greg

There were also competitions for children – photographs, decorated plate, miniature garden and animal made from fruit / vegetables.

These were judged by Victoria Wade.

Grow, Show, Share ended with a short service conducted by Canon Peter Cox, with Robert Court playing the organ.

Thank you to all who took part and came to see the entries.

Best in Show and Gold Adult Gardening

Best in Show and Gold Adult Gardening

Gold - Adult Mixed

Gold – Adult Mixed

Hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil

Hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil

Photos from the Library Children's Club

Photos from the Library Children’s Club

Silver Adult Gardeing

Silver – Adult Gardening

Bronze Adult Gardening

Bronze –  Adult Gardening

Silver - Adult Mixed

Silver – Adult Mixed

Silver - Family

Silver – Family

Bronze - Family

Bronze – Family