With hundreds of country shows and fairs taking place across the UK every year, The RHS Great British Village Show reveals what goes on behind the scenes.
Discover the weird and wonderful varieties of home-grown produce on display at village shows across the country as well as the stories of the growers, flower arrangers and home cooks. Interviews with judges, and organisers reveal their stories behind the shows including mishaps and triumphs.
This book explores the wonderful British tradition of village shows and uncovers what it takes to win. Features official RHS guidance for preparing and staging over 100 different exhibits, all illustrated by authentic photography from real shows. This book also describes how to prep and present with judging notes, showing how the judges score.
From winning cake and preserve recipes with expert advice from Thane Prince, and top tips on everything you need to know to enter first-class fruit, vegetables and flowers for competition from Matthew Biggs as well as a foreword by RHS Vice President Alan Titchmarsh. This book has everything you need to grow your way to winning entries.