Lincolnshire Gardens Trust Photographic Competition 2014

It was our pleasure, once again, to be invited to help judge the Lincolnshire Gardens Trust Photographic Competition for 2014.
The highly commended and winning entries in each category were presented with their awards at the Trust’s Annual General Meeting, which was held at Minting and Gautby Village Hall near Horncastle in November.
If you would like to enter the competition in 2015, entry forms can be found on the Trust’s website:

The closing date is Friday 9th October 2015 and entries can be emailed to: or sent by post to: Gardens Trust Photographic Competition, Rose Cottage, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, Lincolnshire LN10 6YW.

Garden Personality
1st: Picture by Margaret Hollingworth of little boy

Picture taken in a Lincolnshire open garden
1st: Spring path by Margaret Hollingworth
2nd: Snowdrops at Little Ponton Hall by Daniel Rollitt
3rd: Goltho House garden by Irving Gyte

In my Lincolnshire Garden
1st: My front garden in spring by Joanna Heselwood

Taste of Lincolnshire – sponsored by Select Lincolnshire
1st: Harvesting windfall by Joanna Heselwood
Highly commended: Vegetable garden at Doddington Hall by Elizabeth Morris

Plant Portrait – sponsored by Lincolnshire Life
1st: Bluebells by Daniel Rollitt
Highly commended: Sweat peas by Elizabeth Morris
Highly commended: Tulips by Margaret Hollingworth
Highly commended: Iris by Elizabeth Morris

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