Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Burton CraftMarket 2015

CraftMarket 2015 - Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th October, 2015. 10am - 4pm both days

Annual fund-raising CraftMarket at Burton Memorial Hall, Cumbria, LA6 1NA with fabulous crafts on sale direct from the crafter, craft demos, kids' crafts, Vintage Village Hall Tea Room. 

Admission: adults £1, kids go free.  Disabled parking, access and toilet. Baby-change facilities. Parking. WiFi. 

Burton in Kendal Onion Show

Kings Arms, Burton in Kendal
Sunday 4th October 2015

Classes and promises to date are as follows:
  1. 3 Dressed Onions
  2. 3 Leeks
  3. 3 Onion sets
  4. 2 Cabbages
  5. 3 gourd
  6. 3 Beetroot
  7. 3 Carrots
  8. 3 Individual Salad Vegetables
  9. 3 Individual Mixed Vegetables
  10. 5 Individual Mixed Vegetables
  11. Heaviest Onion
  12. Heaviest Vegetable
  13. 5 Dessert Apples
  14. 5 Cooking Apples
  15. Pot Plant
  16. Vase of Flowers
  17. Vase of Dahlias
  18. 3 Chrysanthemums
  19. Chocolate Cake
  20. Novelty cake
  21. Fruit Pie
  22. Loaf of Bread
  23. 4 Cup cakes
  24. Tray Bake
  25. 3 Poultry Eggs
  26. Novice Class (any veg)
  27. Jar of homemade jam with taster pot
  28. Jar of chutney with taster pot
Children’s classes’. Up to yr 2 and yrs 3-6
  1. Item made from recyclable materials
  2. Fruit and Veg animal
  3. Wildlife/animal picture
  4. 3 Decorated biscuits
Entries taken from 10.00hrs and closed at noon for judging to commence afterwards. Auction of promises/entries to commence at 2pm, we look forward to another brilliant day.

There will be a ducking stool offering you a chance to dunk a local “Lady” plus bouncy castle and kids entertainment.

List of promises to date (donor)

Side of Home Cold Smoked Salmon. Neil Shaw.

Walking Stick. Roger Shaw.

Fly only session on the River Bela Ian Hunt

Dinner, B&B in the deluxe Lapwing suite @ Longlands. Fiona and Barry Robinson

Half Rib of Hereford Beef John Long.

Traditional English Game Meal for 4. Neil and Ruth Shaw.

Haunch of Venison Jeff Nicholls.

Days Driven Pheasant Shooting @ Heversham. Callum Graham

15kg Park House Box of Beef. Paul Capstick

Greek hamper. Jill and Akis.

Weekend at Seathwaite Cottage. Julian Rowley

Photo shoot inc 1 10 x 8 print. John Jackson.

10lb pack of traditional free range pork sausages. Shagram meats.

Afternoon Tea for 2 at Sharrow Bay. BPW Fire Safety.

Side of Lamb. Mark Blease.

Personalised slate place mats. Carl Jackson.

4hr bush craft/forest skills kids’ session in the woods. Graham Brandwood.

Overnight stay for 2 in the White Hart, Harrogate, inc brewery trip. Louise and Andy Barker.

Furness Fish and Game Hamper Clare Worrall

Pure Essence voucher. Sue Shields.

The best Cheese and Onion pie in’t world. Chris Kirkham.

MOT Pritchard’s Garage

Evening rise on Lupton Reservoir Ian Hunt

Days Salmon fishing inc lunch. Carl Jackson

Selection of homemade jam and marmalade. Mollie, Sheila and Rachel.

Onion show liqueur pack Onion show committee.

Homemade Christmas cake Rebecca Ludlum

½ dozen free range eggs a week for 3 months. Roy Healey.

2 gardeners for half a day. Julian and Moira Rowley

Fresh fish hamper. Nathan Lusted.