Arts & Crafts Competition

Handicrafts, confectionery & horticulture.

Arts & Crafts Schedule

Entry Fee: £1 per class
Prize cards will be awarded up to 3rd place.
Prize money:1st £3, 2nd £2, 3rd £1

The Arts & Crafts section is kindly sponsored by Holts Turf and Natural Paving, Old Holts Farm, Harwood. Tel: 01204 883733


Confectionary – Mrs Angela Henry,
Handicrafts – Mrs Margaret Birtwistle,
Horticulture – Mr Keith Williams.
Children’s arts and Crafts Mrs Diane Prudham.



  1. An embroidered or hand sewn item
  2. A knitted or crochet item for a baby or toddler with a farmyard theme
  3. A photo of local wildlife with a caption
  4. A handmade greetings card
  5. A patchwork or quilted item
  6. Any hand crafted item not eligible for classes 1-5


  1. A Victoria Sandwich made to ONE 4oz recipe:
    • 4oz Self Raising Flour
    • 4oz Butter or Margarine
    • 4oz Caster Sugar
    • 2 Medium Eggs
    • Raspberry Jam for filling
  2. Four decorated cupcakes to celebrate Bury Show’s 75th Anniversary
  3. Any savoury pastry
  4. A sweet preserve
  5. A savoury chutney
  6. Four sultana scones
  7. A celebration cake decorated to celebrate our 75th anniversary
  8. Any loaf of bread NOT made in a bread maker
  9. A homemade wine or alcoholic beverage


  1. A planted patio display using recycled item/s
  2. A flowering house plant
  3. A foliage houseplant
  4. A planted herb pot
  5. A small floral display to celebrate the 75th Anniversary
  6. Any three types of roses

Arts & Crafts Entry Form

Entry fee: £1 per entry

By checking the box below, you agree to abide by Society rules


Please now send the correct fee to:

Secretary: Mrs K. Southwell
Address: 28 Greenhill Rd, Bury, Lancashire, BL8 7LL
Tel: 0161 764 7845
Mob: 07808 777860

Please make cheques payable to: BURY & DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY