Blooming good show from gardeners

Ellon Community Council garden competition winners 2015.
Ellon Community Council garden competition winners 2015.

Ellon Community Council recently held its annual prizegiving for local garden competition winners.

It took place in the new Ellon Academy building.

The popular competition featured a number of categories with a new judging award introduced for this year’s contest.

Overall winner was Mr K Chapman.

The full list of winners is as follows:

Vegetable Plot/Allotments - Mr K Chapman, Brentfield Circle, Ellon. Miss Adie Cup - Pennan Ladies - Aileen Angus and Mrs Morrice, Pennan Way, Ellon. Special Recommendation Award - Ellon Civic Pride. Hidden Gardens - 1st Mr and Mrs B Sutherland, Balmoral Avenue, Ellon, 2nd Mr S Junor, Hillhead Drive, Ellon. Baskets and Tubs - 1st Mr J Goodall, Esslemont Circle, Ellon; 2nd Mrs Innes, Schoolhill, Ellon. Senior Citizens - 1st Mr and Mrs P Donald, Craigpark Circle, Ellon; 2nd Mr S Junor, Hillhead Drive, Ellon. New Gardens - 1st Mr and Mrs Paterson, Caroline’s Wynd, Ellon; 2nd Mr and Mrs G Douglas, Caroline’s Wynd. Judges Choice - Mr G Donald, Raeburn Place, Ellon. North East Area - 1st Mr and Mrs F Tadhunter, Portsoy Crescent, Ellon; 2nd Mrs McGillivray, Crimond Park, Ellon. South Area - 1st Mr and Mrs M Watson, Eilean Rise, Ellon; 2nd Mrs Halket, Heron Crescent, Ellon. East Area - 1st Mrs D McGregor, Drum Wynd, Ellon; 2nd Mrs G McIntosh, Slains Crescent, Ellon. Central - 1st Mr and Mrs Littlejohn, Schoolhill, Ellon; 2nd Mr A Leonard, Schoolhill, Ellon. North and West Area - 1st Mr K Chapman, Brentfield Circle, Ellon; 2nd Mr and Mrs G Bruce, Leighton Gardens, Ellon.

Overall winner - Mr K Chapman, Brentfield Circle, Ellon; overall runner-up Mr and Mrs B Sutherland, Balmoral Avenue, Ellon.