The Fete this year raised just under £2,000, a record for the last five years. We have made a donation to Dogs For Good as our nominated charity, and the money raised will be split between the Cricket Club and the Church Fabric Fund. Thanks to everyone who attended and who helped to make this ever-popular event such a success this year. Special thanks go to Bridget and Forbes Elworthy for hosting the day, all the clubs and societies running games and all the volunteers who help organise and set up the event. Thanks also to Evelyn Phillips for opening the fete once again this year.
Judging of the Best Dressed Owner and Pet will take place at 2:30pm tomorrow at the fete. Please do join in and have fun! Please contribute any toys, books and other bric-a-brac items - take to the Manor tomorrow morning. We look forward to a lovely afternoon at the Manor gardens tomorrow. Thanks in advance for all your support.
We need your cakes! Please bake cakes for the cake stall at the fête on Sunday. Jacquelene Allan will be running the cake stall and she would love to see you on Sunday morning with cakes. She would also really appreciate it if you could send her an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to let her know that you're a baker. We need your produce! We also need as many as possible to enter the produce show. If you don't enter, you can't win a prize! The list of categories is here, so please do get involved.
Please come to the Wardington Village Fête and Horticultural Show on Sunday 1st September in the Manor gardens between 2pm and 5pm. This year's fête is kindly sponsored by Mansion Hill Vets, Middleton Cheney, and will raise money for the Wardington Cricket Club, the Church Fabric Fund and Dogs for Good. The fête will be opened at 2pm by Mrs Evelyn Phillips. There will be Morris dancers, Pimms, BBQ, Cream teas, Tombola, Games and a Cake stall. Bert Manton will be with us again with his gipsy caravan. For entries for the Horticultural Show, please download the class listing here Horticultural Show 2019. Please help out by baking cakes for the Cake stall and bringing to the Manor on Sunday
Summer has returned just in time for this afternoon's fête. Please do come along for 2pm when Mrs Phillips will officially open the event. Everything is set up for a great afternoon so please do come and join in. Cream teas with scones and cake Wardington Manor is looking beautiful, ready for the fête.
The website editor apologises that he missed off the final category from this year's Horticultural Show! Section H is for Best Dressed Owner and Pet. Please download a revised copy of the schedule PDF using the link at the bottom of this article if you would like to print it out at home. The forecast is looking good for Saturday and we look forward to seeing you there. The categories for this year's Horticultural Show at the fête are as follows: Section A - Flowers (Please bring your own vase to display your flower) 1 - Best Bloom 2 - a. Best Pom Pom Dahlia - b. Best Decorative Dahlia 3 - Best Rose 4 - Best arrangement in a
Come on Saturday at 2pm to the Manor gardens for the Wardington Fête and Horticultural Show. The fête will be opened at 2pm by Mrs Phillips, Wardington's centenarian. Please enter the Horticultural Show - bring your garden and kitchen produce to the Manor between 9:30 and 11:30 am on Saturday morning and join in. This is the first year the Fête and Horticultural show have been combined so please give it your full support and make Saturday a really fun day. Calling all men! Get baking your Rock Cakes! You have to be in it to win it and there's pride at stake! There will be cream teas, Pimms, Morris dancers, a traditional gypsy caravan and country crafts, dogs from
The categories for this year's Horticultural Show at the fête are as follows: Section A - Flowers (Please bring your own vase to display your flower) 1 - Best Bloom 2 - a. Best Pom Pom Dahlia - b. Best Decorative Dahlia 3 - Best Rose 4 - Best arrangement in a jug. Section B - Vegetables 5 - Longest Runner Bean 6 - 4 Potato - any variety 7 - a 5 Cherry Tomato - b 3 Large Tomato Section C - Fruit (All fruit in fruit classes must have stalks attached) 8 - 4 Cooking Apples- any variety 9 - 4 Eating Apples – any variety 10 - Autumn Saucer of Raspberries Section D – Eggs 11 -
Wardington Fete & Horticultural Show will be on Saturday 1st September from 2 - 5pm in the gardens of the Manor. Mrs Evelyn Phillips will open the fete at 2pm. Attractions include Horticultural classes, Morris Dancers, Bulb Stall, Cream Teas, Tombola, Games, Cake Stall, Pimms & strawberries. To raise money for Dogs for Good and the Memorial Hall. There will be a dog and handler from Dogs for Good at the fete. This year's fete is kindly sponsored by Mansion Hill Vets of Middleton Cheney. Download the poster here.