Smiles all round at successful Etal Show

A highly successful 82nd annual Etal Show took place on Sunday, with great reviews and smiles all round.

Saturday, 8th September 2018, 08:13 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 11:20 am
Etal Show 2018 Sue Rudge was delighted to have wins with her beans and tomatoes. Picture by Jane Coltman

The show featured excellent musical entertainment from Coldstream Pipe Band and Alnwicky Folk Band.

The free-face painting also proved popular with all the children, and the have-a-go agility was great fun for all.

Etal Show 2018 Emily and Brooke Cressey. Picture by Jane Coltman

With so many excellent entries this year, judging was certainly a tough call.

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A special mention goes to the Hand family for winning the Family Salver and to Isabella Turnbull for winning the Children’s Challenge Cup.

Committee chairman Rob O’Rourke said: “We have had another great show this year.

“Once again, the committee and volunteers put a lot of work into the show and it has certainly paid off.

Etal Show 2018 Verity Schmid and Pippa who was the best crossbreed. Picture by Jane Coltman

“Thank you to all the stall holders, exhibitors and entertainment acts that came along and made the show so exciting.

“We can’t wait until next year.”

Next year’s show will take place on Sunday, September 1.