Lesbury, Onion Show

John Aynsley presents the champions trophy to Ron Thompson at the Coach Inn onion show.
John Aynsley presents the champions trophy to Ron Thompson at the Coach Inn onion show.

It was sweet success at last for Ron Thompson at Lesbury’s Coach Inn as the onion show season got under way.

He has been down the placings in recent years, but stormed to top spot with two beauties from the Kelsae strain.

John Ainsley presents the John Hardy Memorial Award to Alan Tait at the Coach Inn onion show.

John Ainsley presents the John Hardy Memorial Award to Alan Tait at the Coach Inn onion show.

Club chairman John Aynsley presented Ron with the champion’s trophy.

Meanwhile, Alan Tait received The John Hardy Memorial Award for fifth place.

The event was rounded off nicely by Hugh Tulip, who auctioned the flowers and other produce.