The Great North Carnation Society

Affiliated to the BNCS

Growing Pinks, Border Carnations and Perpetual Flowering Carnations

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2015 Show PF's Championship Dobbies Birtley

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A marvellous show with some beautiful blooms and stems on show.

Four entries in the Championship Class


Brian Duffy won the Championship with a very good vase of Crompton Princess.


Brian Duffy being presented with his trophy from

Brian Dean

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Gordon Dowson won the Best Vase of three blooms with Heracles and also in the same vase, winning the Best Bloom award; Gordon receiving his awards from Brian. 



Eddie Bonas won the Best single vase Bloom with a rather nice Schubert.


Eddie being presented with his crystal glass tumbler from Brian.

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Bob Stoker one of the Society founder members, deservingly won the Best Vase of Borders and the Best Bloom with a very good vase of Mystic Dawn.


Alison Duffy won the Best vase of Pinks and also won the Best Stem with a good stem of Nola Gywnne.


Liam Ledger also shared the honours with some very nice vases of Pink.


Fay Seagrave brought along her new seedling to show the members.

Very nice to.