IN PICTURES: Southdean Show

The sun shone on Southdean Show, which took place in Chesters on Saturday.

All the winners, from left: Hazel Rae (best in kitchen), Maggie Walker (best in workshop), Linda Lovatt (best in garden) and show champion Stephen Smith (best in studio).

Opened by Jethart Callant Euan Munro, the traditional event boasted children’s sports, pony rides and a raffle, as well as other entertainment throughout the afternoon. Show champion was Stephen Smith, children’s cup winner was Alan Mackenzie; workshop winner was Maggie Walker; the kitchen trophy went to Hazel Rae; and the garden winner was Linda Falconer. Photographer Brian Sutherland snapped some of the action.

Euan Paley on Toby the pony.

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Egg and spoon race.
Crowds gather for the presentations.
Heading for the finish line.
Hand turned trophies.
Champion in the garden, Linda Lovatt.
Caitlyn Paley with Millie.
Best in kitchen was Hazel Rae.
Beanbag race.
Anne Sears awarding the first place after judging the poetry.
Vegetable exhibit.
Admiring the images in the photo section.
Brothers Euan and MacKenzie Paley with their dog Millie.
Winning both best in the studio and show champion was Stephen Smith.
Enjoying the show.
Flower arrangement.
Sophie, Juliet and Anna having a smashing time at the crockery.
Having a smashing time at the crockery stand.
Maggie Walker won best in the workshop.
Sack race.
Sack race.
Preparing the barbecue.
Judging the entries.
Imogen Davis trying her luck at the tombola.