Show Description

Gates open at 8.30am
Entries in this section close 3rd August 2022. This date will be strictly adhered to.
Paper Entries must be sent with exact entry fees in a sealed envelope to:
Show Office, Turnpike Showground, Motcombe, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 9PL
Telephone: 01747 823955 Email:
from whom further particulars & entry forms may be obtained.
Cheques payable to the ‘Gillingham & Shaftesbury Agricultural Society’.
Enter and pay online via
Prizes will be presented at 4.30pm on Show Day. Prize money may be collected from 3- 6.00pm
Committee: Mrs Lesley Gasson, Dr Sue Billington and Mrs Lynne Richley
Judge: Mrs Susie Perkins
Entry Fee £1 per entry
Prizes for all classes 1st £5.00 2nd £2.00 3rd £1.00

1) No card, label, trade or distinguishing mark of an exhibitor may be placed on any part
of an exhibit, other than the labels provided by the Show Secretary.
Jars. Such labels shall be fixed to jars to leave 1cm space between the bottom of the
label and the base of the jar.
Candles are to be displayed erect and one candle may be lit by the judge.Labels to be
placed near to the base of the candles. For other wax exhib- its, the labels are to be placed
on the under surface of 27g blocks and upon. the upper surface of other wax exhibits.
Comb Honey to be exhibited in standard white or clear commercial 227g containers
with a clear lid. Labels to be placed on the top right-hand corner of the front vertical face
of the showcase or container and the duplicate placed on top of the frame or section.
Cut Comb one label on the front of the case, the other on the top right hand corner of
the lid.