Wednesday saw our second AGM, and to add a bit of interest the Committee decided to hold a Summer Bake Off Challenge.
Paperwork pertaining to the AGM can be found HERE
As we had no other nominations for the committee, the same members as last year will be continuing in their present posts. Details can be found HERE
The Great Summer Bake Off Challenge 2017
The challenge consisted of TWO categories, the first a Victoria Sponge Cake and the second Traditional Lancashire Barm Cakes. The winner of each category received a cup, certificate and Free membership for the following season. The runner up also received a cup and a certificate.
The judging was undertaken by Lindsey Barrow, President of Buckshaw Village WI and experienced cake judge and assisted by Sheila Misseldine a retired pastry Chef.
Victoria Sponge Cake
We received EIGHT entries in this category.
- First Place going to Maureen Pendlebury.
- Second Place going to Steve Ellison.
- The entries were to such an high standard that the judges aldo presented a Commended certificate to Sandy Fairey
Lancashire Barm Cake
We received SEVEN entries in this category.
- First Place going to Brenda Strobie.
- Second Place going to Pam carroll.
After the judging the rest of the members had chance to try all the entries in a Jacob’s Join. Boiled Ham and homemade butter provided by Jim Porter.