Lincolnshire Gardens Trust Photographic Competition 2015

It was our pleasure, once again, to be invited to help judge the Lincolnshire Gardens Trust Photographic Competition for 2015.
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 2016, entry forms can be found on the Trust’s website:

The closing date is Friday 7th October 2016 and entries can be emailed to: (Digital images need to be available in high resolution and at least 300dpi) or sent by post to: Steffie Shields, The Old Orchard, Church Lane, Welby, Lincolnshire, NG32 3LS.

Picture taken in a Lincolnshire open garden.

1st: Tree avenue, Easton Walled Garden by Sue Green
2nd: Pond at Goltho Gardens by Gill Ogburn (1)
3rd: Trough at Easton Walled Garden by Sue Green
Highly commended: Wild garlic at Normanby Park by Elizabeth Morris

Garden Personality.

1st: Ladybird by Gill Ogburn (2)
Highly commended: Frog by Elizabeth Morris

In my Lincolnshire Garden.

1st: Firsby Manor by David Boldy (4)

Taste of Lincolnshire – sponsored by Select Lincolnshire
1st: Cabbages in snow by Liz Roberts
Highly commended: Brussel Sprouts by Gill Ogburn (3)

Plant Portrait – sponsored by Lincolnshire Life.
1st: Rose by Sue Green
Highly commended: Poppies by Elizabeth Morris
Highly commended: Salvia Officianalis by Joanna Hesselwood (5)
Highly commended: Bleeding Heart by Gill Ogburn (6)

Junior Category ‘Through my lens I see’ (up to age 11).
1st: Daisies by Boston West pupil (7)
Highly commended: Fungi by Maddison Dixon (8)

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