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Spring market 2013

Held at the Congregational Hall , High Street, Oakham on 25th May. Great oppoortuntiy to buy plants, seedlings etc from RHS Members - look out for more details - posters , this web site etc

Annual Flower and Produce Show

This is the major showcase event of the Society. Held each year this years date is 20th July it gives all members the opportunity to show off the best of their flowers, vegetables, and produce. Classes also include Craft and Photographs, Home Produce, Floral Arrangements and special classes for children.

July 20th  Oakham C of E School, Burley Road , Oakham

Class entry is free to members - non members are WELCOME with a nominal fee of 25p per entry

Judging is undertaken by professionals - normally from the Leicester Judges Guild and is according to the Royal Horticultural Society Show handbook. There are prizes for each class and Trophies are also awarded. Entries are judged in the morning, and the Show is open to the public in the afternoon. Presentation of awards by is normally by a local celebrity at about 4.00pm

Open to the public from 2.00pm until 4.30pm, with the Presentation of Awards and Trophies at 4.00pm

Entry forms can be downloaded from this site, as can the Show Schedule. The new 2013 schedule will be available soon - the 2012 schedule is attached to give you a view of what classes are likely to be available in 2013


Sponsor a class - it costs just £3.00 per class. Acknowledgement of your sponsorship is on the Show bench - and it helps with funding the Show. Sponsorship details are on the Entry form, payment by cheque to the Show Secretary at the address shown in the Schedule

For further information about any aspect of the Show please email the Show Secretary at  




2012 Summer Show Schedule (PDF, 136 Kb)