AND DISTRICT AQUARIST SOCIETY
63rd OPEN SHOW SUNDAY 14th NOVEMBER 2010
by Arthur Kenworthy
Photographs by Sue and Arthur Kenworthy for Bradford Aquarist
This years Bradford show was held at the Bradford
Academy in Bradford and as always a good show to finish the showing year.The show
had 438 fish on the show bench and had the most lots in the auction they have
The day started with the presentation of a gold badge for winning
500 first places cards at open shows to Gavin Cowen as Gavin could not be at the
show the prize was presented to his son Aiden
Stansfield presenting the gold badge to Aiden Cowen
and Shiela Daughtery having a well earned rest after finishing booking in
members hard at work in the cafe
Jones was the auctioneer with help from Bradford members and people from other
societies helping by doing the running but as you can see not all the things sold
were to do with fishkeeping.
thanks to the Judges, Trevor Douglas, Mick Price, Trish Jones, Kevin Webb and
B Trainee Paul Brown doing his first show.
Trevor Douglas, and Trainee Bclass judge Paul
the afternoon Bradford Aquarists Society made a presentation to their treasurer
who was retiring after 40 years. Allan had always wanted a varigatus platy, but
had never aquired one, well he has now! The carving was done by Brian Walsh.
Anthony Fisher presenting Allan Daughtery
with a carving of Varigatus Platy.
Wallbridge and Terry Nelson doing the show cards
and the white sheets
Tetley doing the rafle