JUNE Sulej, vice chairman,welcomed members to the Christmas demonstration, Colours of Christmas by Mark Entwistle. Mark, who has recently passed his area demonstrators test, admitted his love of black and white but said that he had enjoyed putting together this demonstration.

The audience were entertained as Mark created beautiful exhibits in vibrant colours and also gave tips on arranging flowers.

A most enjoyable afternoon was had by all.

It was announced that two members, Dorothy Monks and Ann Russell, had also passed their area demonstrators tests and they were congratulated.

The members’ competition results were as follows: Novice: 1st. Jo Halman, 2nd. Pat Webster.

Intermediate: 1st. Elaine Denham, 2nd. June Sulej.

Advanced: 1st. Eve Anderton, 2nd. Barbara Hide, 3rd. Carol Neal.

The vote of thanks was given by Ann Stafford. Foyer flowers were by Betty Stewart.

There is no display in December as members enjoy Christmas lunch at the Yellow Broom restaurant.

The next demonstration will be on January 14 in Goostrey Village Hall with the demonstration starting at 2.30pm. Doors open at 2pm.