Challenge to grow the tallest sunflower

THE area’s young gardeners are being challenged to see who has grown the tallest sunflower by Fraserburgh and District Horticultural Society.

Children under the age of 16 years, who live in within the AB43 postcode area, are being invited to compete in the annual Sunflower Challenge.

Prizes are on offer for all entrants, with the winner being announced at the society’s annual flower and industrial show on Saturday, September 10.

A spokesperson for the society told the Herald: “We hope that this year’s competition will prove as popular as it has done in previous years.”

Anyone interested in taking part should ring Audrey Duthie on 01346 513606 for further details.

Judging will take place this Saturday, September 3.