Arts & Crafts | handicrafts, confectionery & horticulture.

Arts & Crafts Schedule

Handicraft Judge: Barbara Harding
Confectionary Judge: Mr D Hoyle
Class 13 Judge: The Show President; TBC
Horticulture Judge: TBC
Judging: 09:30am
Entry Fee: £1 per class

Prize cards will be awarded up to 3rd place.
Prize money:
1st – £3, 2nd – £2, 3rd – £1

The Elsie Falshaw Perpetual Rose Bowl: Presented to the best in crafts (3 mile radius of Bury)
The Margaret Smith Perpetual Memorial Cup: Presented to the best in confectionary (3 mile radius of Bury)
The Frank Smith Cup: Presented to the person obtaining the highest number of points

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



  1. An embroidered or hand sewn item
  2. A knitted or crochet item for a baby or toddler
  3. A photo 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
  2. Four decorated cupcakes
  3. Any savoury pastry
  4. A sweet preserve
  5. A savoury chutney
  6. Four sultana scones
  7. Any loaf of bread NOT made in a bread maker
  8. A homemade wine or alcoholic beverage


  1. A planted patio display using recycled item/s
  2. Any home grown fruit
  3. Any home grown vegetable
  4. A planted herb pot
  5. A small floral display celebrating the Queens 65th year of reign
  6. Three of any type 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:

Mrs C. Mills
409 Manchester Rd, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 9RY
Tel: 0161 764 2996

Please make cheques payable to: BURY & DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY

Download printable entry form

Arts & Crafts Contact Details

Secretary: Mrs C. Mills
Address: 409 Manchester Rd, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 9RY
Tel: 0161 764 2996

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