Show goes on for Ann despite mishap

ANN Ritzmah s display became the outstanding exhibit at the Orwell Show on Saturday. But it could have been different. Her outstanding example of a phaleonopsis orchid lost a stem holding nine blooms just before the show. But undeterred she displayed the

ANN Ritzmah's display became the outstanding exhibit at the Orwell Show on Saturday.

But it could have been different.

Her outstanding example of a phaleonopsis orchid lost a stem holding nine blooms just before the show.

But undeterred she displayed the exhibit - and walked away with the prize.


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The horticulture show was just part of the activities taking place on the recreation ground.

In the arena visitors were able to see displays of vintage tractors.

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But a display of heavy horses from Wimpole had to be cancelled due to foot and mouth restrictions.

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