BATTLE OF FLOWERS

To be held at Saumarez Park on Thursday 24th August 2017.
Entries: free of charge.

Closing date for entries: Friday 4th August 2017. Late entries may not be included in the programme.
Chrysanthemum heads available in White, Yellow, Pink and Purple.


Cash grants for floral decoration:-
Classes for decorated exhibits will be awarded cash grants, which include growing grants, by a special committee. The Committee's decision as to the amount of grant will be final. Prizes will also be awarded for specific Class placings. The following classes are eligible for cash grants up to the maximum amounts stated:

Class Grant Illuminated Grant
C- -
D£45 -
E £145 -
F - -
G£45 -
Ga£45 -
H£480 £45
I£350 £45
J£500 £45
K£530 £45
L£320 £45
M£400 £45
N£450 £45
O£250 £45
P£50 £45
Q£1,250 £50
R£825 £50
S£2,500 £70
T£900 £70
U£2,500 £70

 

Other prize monies:   

  • Senior Prix D'Honneur: £50.
  • Junior Prix D'Honneur: £50.
  • Best Senior Illuminated : £50.
  • Best Junior Illuminated : £50.
  • Prix de Papier : £50.

DETAILS OF CLASSES

Class A - Children, Fancy Dress only. From 2 years of age and under 6 yrs.

Class B - Children, Fancy Dress only. From 6 years of age and under 10 yrs.

Class C - Children, Fancy Dress only. From 10 years of age and under 15 yrs.

Class D - Horse and rider in Fancy Dress.

Class E - Vehicles drawn by one or more horses /ponies /donkeys or other animals.

Class F - Adult, Fancy Dress. 15 Years of age and over.

Class G - Decorated bicycles.

Class Ga - Decorated wheelbarrows.

Class H - Natural cut flowers, non-motorised exhibit to be wheeled drawn or carried.

Class I - Paper flowers, non-motorised exhibit to be wheeled drawn or carried.

Class J - Natural cut flowers, children's exhibit. Wheeled, drawn, carried and or occupied by children only. Age limit for this class is under 10 years. The maximum floor area of the exhibit must not exceed 25 sq. ft. Two adults only allowed to assist.

Class K - Natural cut flowers, children's exhibit. Wheeled, drawn or carried and or occupied by children only. Age limit for this class is 10-15 years. The maximum floor area of the exhibit must not exceed 40 sq. ft. Two adults only allowed to assist.

Class L - Paper flowers children's exhibit. Natural cut flowers not essential. Wheeled, drawn, carried and or occupied by children only. Age limit for this class is under 10 years. The maximum floor area of the exhibit must not exceed 25 sq. ft. Two adults only allowed to assist.

Class M - Paper flowers children's exhibit. Natural cut flowers not essential. Wheeled, drawn, carried and or occupied by children only. Age limit for this class is 10-15 years. The maximum floor area of the exhibit must not exceed 40 sq. ft. Two adults only allowed to assist.

Class N - Natural flowers, decorated motorised vehicle without trailer.

Class O - Paper flowers, decorated motorised vehicle without trailer.

Class P - Green class. Non-motorised to be wheeled, drawn or carried. Made out of recycled materials.

Class Q - Natural cut flower decorated trailer, drawn by motor vehicle. Minimum length 10 ft maximum length 20 ft excluding vehicle.

Class R - Paper flowers, natural cut flowers not essential. Decorated trailer, drawn by motor vehicle.10-20 ft excluding vehicle.

Class S - Natural flower decorated motor vehicles, lorries, tractors, trailers, exhibited by private individuals. Minimum length 20 ft.

Class T - Paper flowers, natural cut flowers not essential. Decorated trailer, drawn by motor vehicle, minimum length 20 ft excluding vehicle.

Class U - Natural flower decorated motor vehicles, lorries, tractors, trailers. Exhibited by clubs and organisations. Minimum length 20 ft.