Haverhill flower club in full bloom at show

Valerie Phillips finishes her arrangement on display at the Haverhill Flower Show at the Haverhill Arts Centre. ANL-160814-104052009
Valerie Phillips finishes her arrangement on display at the Haverhill Flower Show at the Haverhill Arts Centre. ANL-160814-104052009

The talents of Haverhill and District Flower Club were in full bloom at its annual show.

The 12th show at Haverhill Arts Centre on Friday and Saturday featured innovative and challenging class titles such as ‘Dare to be Different’, ‘Tis a Gift to be Simple’, ‘A Hotchpotch of Colour’ and ‘Out of Africa’.

It was opened by Cllr David Roach, mayor of Haverhill, and his wife.

The winners this year were Best in Show - Susan Street; Runner Up to Best in Show - Valerie Phillips; Best Intermediate Exhibit - Elva King; Most Innovative Exhibit - Susan Street; Best Use of Garden Plant Material - Caroline Barnes; Best Use of Colour - Susan Street.

The winners in each class also received the Betty McLatchy Shield.