The village of Abbotskerswell has had some form of garden show for over 200 years, in the beginning the annual show was held at Aller Vale Pottery Allotments. Now held each year in the village hall, it has become a much anticipated community event that has been going for over 40 years! The Village Garden Show is a vital part of Abbotskerswell life, with 111 classes in this years show; these range from vegetable, flowers, gardens and arts and crafts, something for everyone. 2022 sees the 42nd annual garden show which will be held at the village hall on; Saturday 6th August 2022 Schedules and entry form may be found in the June issue of Abbtalk. Exhibits can be received at the village hall on Friday 5th August between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm and Saturday 6th August between 7:30am and 9:00am. Any further queries please contact Lynn Howard 07702 092278. The Garden Show opens to the public at 2:00pm Admission is free of charge. Prize giving at 3:30pm.