Tree of Month competition

There will be a new method for judging. Two members will be chosen to complete the merit form with points out of 100 awarded for various sections.

Members will also vote The members vote score will be used.


Each month trees shown are judged by the members and points awarded.

First 5

Second 4

Third 3

fourth 2

Fifth 1

There are two categories for this year, advanced and novice. There will be an award for both advanced and novice classes.

Points are added and in December at the Social the winner is announced and presented with the prize. The award is held for one year.

Both prizes are framed pictures painted by member  Helen Lanchbery

prize pine1

Pine painted by Helen Lanchbery

Tree of the Month Competition prize.


First Geoff Hobson

Second Julian Beesley

Third    David Moore


Christmas decorated Tree Competition 2015

Robin and Nick George

January winner Julian Beesley, second Tony Moore.


Advanced Geoff

Novice Tony Moore

No pictures this month

March winners

Advanced Geoff Hobson

Novice Tony Moore


April Advanced winner Ian Duff

Novice Helen Lanchbery

May Advanced winner Ian Duff

Novice Tony Moore

June 10th

Advanced winner Ian Duff Second Geoff Hobson

Novice winner Tony Moore second Julian Beesley

Sorry, no pictures this month

July 8th

Advanced Geoff Hobson

Novice Julian Beesley

12th August

Advancd Geoff Hobson

Novice 4 way tie

Sorry no pictures again this month

9th September


First Ian, White Pine

Second Geoff White Beech


first Tony Moore larch group

, second Dave Moore Cotoneaster

third Pat Chinese Elm

14th October

Advanced Geoff


First Helen

Second Tony Moore

Joint third Pat, Dave Moore, Dave Stubbins

November Tree of the Month

Winners Advanced Tie Geoff Hobson and Ian Duff

Winner Novice Helen Lanchbery Second Tony Moore


The competition this year was close in both classes.

The winner of the advanced was Goeff Hobson second Ian Duff.

The winner of the novice was Tony Moore second Helen Lanchbery third Pat Pocock.

There were 9 entries in the Decorated tree this year, judged by Jenny Jefferies the winner was Julian Beesley.