Homecraft Section, 2017

Open to All Comers - Entry Money 20p Each Entry - Late Entries 40p

Prizes: 1st - £2;  2nd - £1.50;  3rd - £1
Entries will be received at the Show Field on the morning of the show,
between 8:45am - 9:45am.
Judging commences at 10:00am
The Homecraft Tent will be closed to the public between 10am and 12noon during judging.
James McKelvie Challenge Cup for the most points in Homecraft Section
W.R.I. Cup for the Rural Institute with the most points (Points for 1st, 2nd & 3rd placings only)
Trophies for most points in each section (held for 1 year)
Trophies presented in the Homecraft Tent at 3:30pm

Full Schedule/Entry Forms/Regulations available from  - 0141 881 3420

    Baking Section - NAS Industrial Section Cup    
    1.        3 Plain Oven Scones
    2.        3 Cheese Scones
    3.        3 Pancakes
    4.        3 Cupcakes
    5.        3 Bakewell Slices (Shortcrust Pastry)
    6.        3 Single Meringues
    7.        3 Empire Biscuits
    8.        3 Viennese Fingers
    9.        Butter Sponge (Single, Iced, no Decoration)
    10.        Egg Sponge (Single, not sugared)
    11.        3 Pieces Traybake (not oven cooked)
    12.        Lemon Drizzle Loaf
    13.        Fruit Loaf
    14.        3 Pieces Shortbread
    15.        A Slice of Vegetable Cake (icing optional, variety to be named)
    16.        Gingerbread (Plain)
    17.        Chocolate Sponge (Single, Iced, no Decoration)
    18.        Individual Dessert
    19.        Flask of Homemade Soup (variety to be named)
    20.        Jar of Chutney
    21.        Jar of Marmalade
    22.        Homemade Dip

Handicraft Section - Margaret G Barr Cup
    23.        Snapshot “A Ruin”                                  (not exceeding 5” x 7” unmounted)
    24.        Hand Knitted Baby's Item
    25.        Any Article in Wool Crochet
    26.        Soft Toy
    27.        Hand Knitted Article in Double Knit or Heavy Knit
    28.        Cushion Cover (any craft, pad optional)
    29.        Hand Made Card (any craft)
    30.        Favourite Cup & Saucer
    31.        Sewn Item (Machine/Hand)
    32.        Any Article in Cross Stitch
    33.         Mounted Pencil Drawing (not to exceed overall A3 size)
    34.        Painting – any medium (not to exceed 24” x 24”, incl mount & frame)

Neilston Agricultural Society
Homecraft Section Regulations

1    All entry forms to be in the hands of the Homecraft Secretary,
                 Mrs Elizabeth Mitchell, c/o Renfrew, 90 Main Street, Neilston.
      by 6.30pm on Friday 5th May 2017

    Telephone entries to 0141 881 3420
    E-mail to
    Text to 0787 678 3354

    (Payment for phone, e-mail and text entries
    taken on Saturday morning at show field)

2    Entry fee 20p per entry – late entries 40p

3    Cheques should be made payable to :-     Neilston Agricultural Society Industrial Section

4     Entries will be received at the Show Field on the morning of the show between 8.45am—9.45am

5    Judging commences at 10.00am

6    Presentation of Cups and Trophies will be at 3.30pm

7    Entries and prize money may be uplifted following presentation of Cups and Trophies

8    Each competitor allowed more than one entry in any class

9    If member of WRI please state which institute on entry form.

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