Ellon and District Flower Show ready for weekend

Ellon's Victoria Hall clock
Ellon's Victoria Hall clock

The annual Ellon and District Flower Show will take place on Saturday, August 15, in Ellon’s Victoria Hall.

The Flower Show is now in its 32nd year and is run by the Ellon and District Gardening Club.

The show will be opened by Dawn Gillan of the Ythan Bakery at 12pm.

Dawn will also present the trophies at 2pm.

The raffle will then be drawn at 3pm before the show is cleared away.

All of the classes within the show are open to everyone as there are no confined classes.

Exhibitors are welcome on Friday, August 14, from 6pm to 8.30pm and again on the Saturday morning from 7am to 8.45am.

The show’s main sponsor is North East Industrial Door Service Ltd.

Other sponsors include the Ythan Bakery, Ellon Royal British Legion, J&K Shoes, Loch-hills Plant Centre, The Tolbooth, Taylor Design and Wiltshire Farm Foods.

Show Organiser, Gillian Forrest would like to thank everyone who makes the show possible.

She said: “It is really head down and get on with the job.”

For anyone in a wheelchair access to the show is available from 10.30am.

More details are available on 01358 720274.