Cosgrove Primary School Fete 1971


Wolverton Express 2nd July 1971

Although rain delayed the start of the Cosgrove County Primary School Fete on Saturday, visitors were able to enjoy the sound of Roade School Band before watching “Nursery Medley”, entertainment sung and performed by the primary children, pictured above.

Competition prizewinners were: Decoration on wheels:Under 7, Robert Ford; 7-9.Hilary Groom; 9 -11. Alison Groom. 

Garden on a plate: Under 7, Angela Alderman, 2 Timothy Hudson, 3 Rebecca Runacres; 7 - 9, 1 Rosemary Groom, 2 Jessica Clark, 3 Andrew Gordon; 9 - 11, 1 Russell Bailey, 2 Deborah Clark, 3 Adrian Moseley.

Buttonhole: Under 7. 1 Robert Ford, 2 Timothy Hudson. 3 Angela Alderman; 7 - 9, 1 Jessica Clark, 2 Geraldine Hardy. 3 Hilary Groom;9 - 11, 1 Shelley Hudson. 2 Russell Bailey, 3 Amanda Gordon.

Madeira cake: Under 7, 1 Adrian Hickford, 2 Annette Bailey, 3 Robert Ford; 7 - 9, 1 Stuart Forrester, 2 Geraldine Hardy, 3 David Moore; 9 - 11, 1 Virginia Hardy, 2 Russell Bailey, 3 Deborah Clark.

Mrs. Hudson won the basket of fruit, and Mrs. Woodward the Humpty Dumpty in raffles. The trea­sure hunt was won by Mrs. Hillier. The cake competition was judged by Mrs. W. Harris, and the other competitions by Mr. and Mrs. J. Garner. of Old Stratford School. Refreshments were provided by the parents who earned the grateful thanks of the headmistress for their help.