Win for ‘Steptoe’ garden at Axe Vale Festival

PUBLISHED: 15:00 08 July 2016

Steptoe's Garden team

Steptoe's Garden team


Axminster Allotment Association dug deep to come up with ideas for its entry at this year’s Axe Vale Festival.

Winning RNLI  stall organisers (l to r) Brian Cursley, Gerry Hampton and Peter Hampton.Winning RNLI stall organisers (l to r) Brian Cursley, Gerry Hampton and Peter Hampton.

And members were delighted when their ‘Steptoe’s Garden’ exhibit - on the theme of recycling and reusing - was amongst the prize winners.

There was a brisk trade in produce and plants grown by members, under the shelter of the new gazebo, purchased with a donation from the Axe Vale Festival.

Volunteers from the Lyme Regis and Charmouth RNLI Guild also came up with a winning entry.

Their stall, organised by Brian Cursley, Gerry Hampton and her husband Peter, won the Best Presented Charity Stand award given by sponsors Axe Skips

The trio were presented with a certificate and a £50 cheque.

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