The Irish National Honey Show - 2012 Results


All-Ireland Supreme Honey

Two 454g jars of honey - Any type. Entries in this class shall be the Supreme Honey at FIBKA approved shows from the previous year (A list of those shows is available from the Show Secretary)

1st Prize: Mary Moynihan Memorial Trophy, Gold Medal and €15

* Emma Williams, Poulaculleare, Cahir, Co. Tipperary *

Class

Class Description

Prize
1st; 2nd; 3rd

Result

1 24 Jars International Class Taylor Cup and €13; €7; €3 1st: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
VHC: James McGinley, Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal
2 Three 454g jars of light coloured honey Atkins Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
2nd: James McGinley, Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal
3rd: Paul Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
VHC: Annie Zwecker, Derryhaw, Tynan, Co. Armagh
3 Three 454g jars of medium coloured honey Boyne Valley Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
2nd: Eoghan Mac Giolla Coda, Trean, Dunleer, Co. Louth
3rd: Judith Leonard, Raheny, Dublin 5
VHC: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
HC: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
C: James Curtin, Farnanes, Co. Cork
4 Three 454g jars of dark coloured honey The Galtee Skep Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Aoife Nic Giolla Coda, Glengarra Wood, Burncourt, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
2nd: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
3rd: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
VHC: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
5 Three 454g jars of chunk honey Paxton Cup and €7; €4; €3 C: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
6 Three 454g jars of naturally granulated or creamed honey G.V. Poulton Memorial Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Ger Williams, Gorey, Co. Wexford
2nd: Judith Leonard, Raheny, Dublin 5
3rd: Tom Moore, Tara, Co. Meath
7 Three 454g jars of ling heather honey Sean McGrane Memorial Trophy and €7; €4; €3
Prize Money sponsored by Michael G Gleeson
1st: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
2nd: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
8 12 Jars for sale with stand Thorne Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
9 12 jars for sale Maher Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Aoife Nic Giolla Coda, Glengarra Wood, Burncourt, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Dennis Ryan, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Tom Moore, Tara, Co. Meath
- Supreme Honey in Classes 1 to 9 First prize: Irish Mist Trophy and €20;
Second Prize: €13;
Third Prize: €7
1st: Aoife Nic Giolla Coda, Glengarra Wood, Burncourt, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
10 Display Class. Swinerton Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Dennis Ryan, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

Comb Honey

11 Two sections of floral honey Carroll Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Norman Robins, 14 Celbridge Road, Leixlip, Co. Kildare
3rd: James McGinley, Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal
12 Two Round sections of floral honey Kehoe Cup and €7; €4; €3 No Award
13 One frame of comb honey Tweedy Memorial Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Bob McCutcheon, Clancoolmore, Bandon, Co. Cork
2nd: Paul Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
14 Two sections of ling heather honey €7; €4; €3 No Award
15 Two Containers of Cut Comb Cavan Inlay Perp. Marq. Plaque and €7; €4; €3 No Award
16 Gift Class Fr. Gahan Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Emma Williams, Poulaculleare, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Aoife Nic Giolla Coda, Glengarra Wood, Burncourt, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Eoghan Mac Giolla Coda, Trean, Dunleer, Co. Louth
VHC: Rebecca Champion East Sussex TN19 7PJ, England
HC: Paul Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
C: Dennis Ryan, Mylerstown, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

Collection of Bee-Products

17 Collection of bee-products. The Rowan Cup and €7; €4; €3 No Award

Novice Class

18 Novice Class Grealy Memorial Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Gerry Clancy, Drangan, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Eamon Hayes, Lurgoe, Killenaule, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Martin O'Rourke, Walterstown, Castlebellingham, Co. Louth
VHC: Paul Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
HC: Ciara Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Honey Cakes

19 Fruit Honey Cake U.B.K.A. President Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Eddie O'Sullivan, Magazine Road, Co. Cork
2nd: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
20 Plain Fruity Cake Eddie O'Sullivan Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
3rd: Eddie O'Sullivan, Magazine Road, Co. Cork

Toffee, Caramel or Sweetmeat

21 Toffee Caramel or Sweetmeat Betty Showler Bon Bon Dish and €7; €4; €3 No Award

Biscuits or Cookies

22 6 small biscuits or cookies €7; €4; €3, 1st: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
2nd: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary

Mead

23 One bottle of Dry Mead O'Reilly Cup and €7; €4; €3
Prize Money sponsored by Peter O'Reilly
1st: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
2nd: Paul Abbott, Tyms Way, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8DG, England
24 One bottle of Sweet Mead Brother Behan Cup and €7; €4; €3 2nd: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
3rd: Bill Fisher, Watford, England

Home Made Wines

25 One bottle of Dry Red Wine €7; €4; €3 1st: Billy O'Rourke, Dooneen, Castleisland, Co. Kerry
26 One bottle of Sweet Red Wine €7; €4; €3 No Award
27 One bottle of Dry White Wine €7; €4; €3 No Award
28 One bottle of Sweet White Wine €7; €4; €3 No Award
- Best exhibit in classes 23 to 28 inclusive Dan Deasy Cup and €25 Bill Fisher, Watford, England

Beeswax

29 Three moulded beeswax candles Karl Showler Silver Bowl and €7; €4; €3 1st: James McGinley, Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal
2nd: Dennis Ryan, Mylerstown, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
30 Three non-moulded beeswax candles Gerry Murphy Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Dennis Ryan, Mylerstown, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
31 Beeswax Polish The Hughes Challenge Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Dody Dineen, Stradbally, Co. Laois
2nd: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
3rd: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
32 One beeswax model (colour dye permitted). D. J. Deasy Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: John Summerville, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
2nd: Paul Abbott, Tyms Way, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8DG, England
3rd: Dennis Ryan, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
HC: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
33 Cake of Beeswax Finbar Dineen Memorial Trophy and €7; €4; €3 1st: Bill Fisher, Watford, England
2nd: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
3rd: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
HC: Paul Abbott, Tyms Way, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8DG, England
34 Five 27g (1 oz) blocks of beeswax. €7; €4; €3 1st: John Summerville,, Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
2nd: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Eddie O'Sullivan, St. Ives, Kilcrea Park, Magazine Road, Cork
35 Photographic Class - Colour Print (see Rule 22) Kathleen Deasy Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Philip Bromley Carrowhanny, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo
2nd: Paul Abbott, Tyms Way, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8DG, England
3rd: Paul Boyle Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
VHC: Carol Downer, 15 Kingsley Street, Greylynn, Auckland, New Zealand
HC: Brian Dennis, Cogenhoe, Northants, England
C: Bob McCutcheon, Clancoolmore, Bandon, Co. Cork
36 An illustrated poster. €7; €4; €3 1st: Carol Downer, 15 Kingsley Street, Greylynn, Auckland, New Zealand
37 Primary School Poster. No entry fee.
Michael Byrne Cup and €20; €13; €7
1st: John Phair, Garbally, Birr, Co. Offaly
2nd: Rory Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
3rd: Sean Boyle, Charlestown, Tallonstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth
38 Secondary School Poster. No entry fee.
Lisney and Cuffe Memorial Cup and €20; €13; €7
1st: Katie Phair, Garbally, Birr, Co. Offaly
39 Essay €7; €4; €3 1st: Jane Sellers, Tournaunt, Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow
2nd: Norman Walsh, Hillsborough, Co. Down
3rd: Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England

Miscellaneous

40 Miscellaneous (New Invention) M. Moynihan Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Bernd Schuch, Upperwoods, Deerpark, Mountrath, Co. Laois
2nd: Gerry O'Neill, Co. Mayo
3rd: Br. Colm Kennedy, Salesian House, Co. Meath
C: Martin O'Rourke, Walterstown, Castlebellingham, Co. Louth
41 Miscellaneous (Decorative Art) €7; €4; €3 1st:Tania Crowe, Stamullen, Co. Meath
2nd: Brian Dennis, Cogenhoe, Northants, England
3rd: Paul Abbott, Tyms Way, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8DG, England
- Best section in the show Bro. Evangelist Trophy and €25 Norman Robins, 14 Celbridge Road, Leixlip, Co. Kildare
- Best Beeswax Exhibit in the show - Sue Carter, Chorleywood, England
- Best exhibit in the show Mrs Poulton Cup and €25 Tania Crowe, Stamullen, Co. Meath
- Exhibitor who obtained most points in the show Digges Cup and €25 Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary

Confined Classes

(Confined to members of South Tipperary Beekeepers' Association)
42 Three 454g jars of light honey S.T.B.A. Cup and €7; €4; €3 1st: Aoife Nic Giolla Coda, Glengarra Wood, Burncourt, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
3rd: Gerry Clancy, Drangan, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
43 Three 454g jars of medium honey S.T.B.A. Silver Tray and €7; €4; €3 1st: Mary Ryan, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
2nd: Irene Power, Annacotty, Co. Limerick
44 Two sections of honey Bro. Evangelist Memorial Tray and €7; €4; €3 No Award

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