GOOSTREY Summer scorcher bursts berries

A scorcher of a season turned triumph into a disaster for many of Goostrey Gooseberry Show’s champion growers after weeks of hot sunshine failed to produce a crop of heavyweight berries.
Former show secretary Emma Williams, the first woman grower to win the premier trophy eight years ago, scored again with a Montrose berry tipping the scales at 28 pennyweights 18 grains at the Crown Inn on Saturday.

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