TWINNING DAY 2010
by David Marshall
Presentation photographs by Richard Hebden
logo designed by Dick Mills
All other photographs by David
Sunday 15th August the majestic Whistler Room at Pickering Memorial Hall played
host to a special Twinning Day involving the members and friends of the Ryedale
Aquarist Society and STAMPS.
day began with a special presentation on the subject of Pencilfish that was given
by Miss Amy and Mrs. Wendy Charters.|
guest for the event was Mr. Steve Dent of the Yorkshire Cichlid Group who presented
two talks based around his favourite cichlids of South and Central America.|
people present enjoyed taking part in a food and drink quiz that was devised by
taking part in the quiz
Jones collecting the first place quiz price on behalf of her team
'A' Class Judge Mr. Trevor Douglas judged the 9-class mini-show in which a total
of 44 fish were entered. The quality of fish was excellent and included Corydoras
pantanalensis, Chinese Roundtail Guppy, Schubert's Golden Barb and C6.|
A sales table was also held
with various cichlids, livebearers and fish foods causing much interest.
Kerrigan looking after the sales table.
Aquarium Gazette CD magazine was also present with an information stand.
Twinning Day would not be Twinning Day without our traditional 'pot luck lunch'.
A big thanks to all who brought along such a wonderful selection of sweet and
Marshall preparing the 'pot luck lunch' tables
big thank you to all the people present for all the work that was done on this
very special day and for friendship.
very special photograph, featuring Bede Kerrigan and Frank Tolomeo, sums up what
Twinning Day is all about.|