The Humourous Contest was held on Friday 12th August at Speight’s Ale House, Bealey.
The Sergeant at Arms, David Clarkson, opened the meeting and introduced the Contest Chair, Steven Mydlowski who warmed up the audience with some jokes.
We had seven contestants. Their names and speech titles are listed below.
Helen McLeod – Lesson From My Mother
Vivien Cowey – Always Get a Goldfish
Alan Calder – I’ll Be Right Back After this Break
Danny de Hek – Rules of Humour
Rodney Ford – Nuclear Family
Alannah Vickery – Too Quick to Judge
David Cooper – Bright Ideas
We had five guest judges listed below.
Chief Judge – Phil Gourdie
Judges: Beryl Williamson, Beth Bradley, Helen Peat, Mike Johnson(not pictured)
The winners were:
First: Vivien Cowey
Second: Helen Mcleod
Third: Alan Calder
written and captured by Alana Bogart