Produce show returns

The fourth annual Lewis & Harris Vegetable, Fruit, and Flower Show returns on August 13th at Martin’s Memorial Church Hall, Francis Street, Stornoway.

This yearly event - presented by the Lewis and Harris Horticultural Producers [LHHP] –– always showcases the best in the horticultural produce grown on the Outer Hebrides.

In addition to the traditional exhibits, for the first time this year the show includes categories for preserves made with locally grown strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants, or rhubarb.

In another first, the show also has classes expressly reserved for Junior growers

Judging the show this year will be Grant Cathro of the National Vegetable Society.

Admission is by donation and doors open at 2.30pm, with the awards presentations an hour later.