Community trust

The Trust was set up with the aims of providing community recreational facilities for the people of Little Melton when the new Village Hall was built in 1990.

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Village Show

The Village Show is where people exhibit the fruits and vegetables that they have grown and the things that they have created. The show has been held every year since 1995 and in 2019  will be held on Saturday September 7th at the Village Hall.  The show is very much for fun and everyone is encouraged to take part.   There is even a class for cookery disasters!  There are refreshements and beers avaialble on the day, so come along and view the exhibits even if you don't take part yourself.   There are cash prises and cups to be won - past winners are listed below. 


There is a Schedule of the Classes that you can enter  and an Entry Form.  You can enter your exhibits on Friday 6th Sept, between 19:00 and 20:30 or on the Saturday between 08:30 and 10:30.   The show is open for viewing between 14:00 and 16:30, entry to the show is 50p, children free.

Winners 2017onwards 

Winners 2013

Village Show - Winners 2013





Heaviest Marrow

Alexander Cup/Certificate

Wilf Chamberlain

Heaviest Pumpkin


 Rosemary Warnes

3 Vegetables

Leg of Pork

Trevor Baker

Spray Chrysanths

Harry Chamberlain Cup/Certificate

James Hersey

Best in Section 1 - Vegetables

Arthur Cup


Trevor Baker - Runner Beans

Best in Section 2 - Fruit


Harry Baker

Best Perennials

Evans Lombe Cup/Certificate

Richard & Julie Smith

Best in Section 3 - Flowers


Jackie Websdale

Best contribution to Horticulture

Smith Cup/Certificate 

Trevor Baker

Best in Section 4 - Cookery

Masons Cup/Voucher/Cert

Jeanette Blacklock - Muffins

Homemade Bread

Beryl Rigby Cup /Certificate

 Derek Barnes

Best in Section 5 - Preserves


Amanda Hards - Lemon Curd

Best in Section 6 - Wines


Sophie Chamberlain

Best in Section 7 - Adult Photography

Kemp Cup / Voucher/Cert

Veronica Dawn Addison

Best in Section 7 - Junior Photography

Kemp Cup /Voucher/Cert

Grace Wallbridge

Best in Section 8 - Crafts

Masons Cup / Voucher/Cert

Mary Starr - Coat





Best 4 and under

Chamberlain Cup / Voucher/Cert

William Peters

Best 8 and under

Buxton Cup / Voucher/Cert

Constance Harrold

Best 12 and under

John Lewis Shield /Voucher/Cert 

Phillipa Websdale

Best 15 and under

Adam Cup /Voucher/Cert

 Emily Annegarn

Medals for painting and drawing





Best 4 and under

William Peters

Maisy Cole

Chloe Peters

Best 8 and under

Thomas Small

Lily Cole

Imogen Small

Best 12 and under

Phillipa Websdale

Thomas Canning

Phillipa Websdale

Best 15 and under

Eva Harrold

Cara Blacklock

Cara Blacklock

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