Entrants gave it some welly at the 2021 Balmoral Show

1st Oct 2021

‘Fill Your Boots’ sponsored by Hillmount Garden Centre and 3T Power returned this year to the 2021 Balmoral Show.

Angela Martin and Alan Mercer had the difficult task of judging the competition on the day. Once again, rivalry was fierce as green-fingered enthusiasts battled it to be crowned champion within the Healthy Horticulture section of the Show.

The following winners were announced;


Pre School & Primary School up to 11 Years

1st       Ruby McConnell, Ballynahinch

2nd      Samuel Little, Poyntzpass

3rd       Tornin McConnell, Annalong

12 - 17 Years

1st        Cookstown High School Learning Support Centre

2nd      Chloe McConnell, Ballyclare

3rd        Zara Little, Poyntzpass

Over 18 Years

1st        Bayview Day Care Centre & Lisburn Links YMCA

2nd       Ruth McElroy, Dromara

3rd       Cheryl Jess, Ballynahinch