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Area Staging

Area Staging


Items of staging are stored in a variety of locations.  Individuals or clubs wishing to borrow any of these items should:

  1. Contact the current holder to agree suitability and collection time
  2. Inform the Area Media Officer so that this page can be updated to track the relevant item(s)
  3. Returned the item(s) in good condition at the earliest opportunity and Inform the Area Media Officer so that this page can be updated
  4. Some items may be painted, providing approval is sought from the Area Chairman, and repainted to its original colour if requested.

Items have been grouped into the following categories:

  • Metal poles and supports – for use with drapes and screens at shows and at demonstrations
  • Metal stands and supports – for staging individual exhibits at shows or festivals
  • Wooden stands, plinths and boxes – for staging individual or class exhibits at shows or festivals
  • Wooden bases and risers – for staging individual or class exhibits at shows or festivals
  • Natural items – for use as part of individual exhibits at shows or festivals
  • Drapes and other items – for use at demonstrations and shows

Metal poles and supports – see photos in  Metal poles and supports

ItemMetal Poles & SupportsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes 
MP1Class Title marker poles (in concrete pots)10Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
MP2Banner pole with base and upright
Support for item MP2a
1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
MP2aBB&O banner in dried plant material from Westminster Abbey festival1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
In garage on supports below roof
MP3Metal support poles for item MP3a6Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
MP3aScreen sections for display of photographs or craft items5Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
MP4Metal connectors for poles20Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
MP4aPoles - 2m long22Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo. 8 needed for stage at Benson
2 borrowed by Shirley Sexton Sep 2018
MP5T shaped metal bases for poles19Lynne Cockburn01844 3397972 borrowed by Shirley Sexton Sep 2018
MP6+ shaped metal bases6Lynne Cockburn01844 339797

Metal stands and supports – see photos in Metal stands and supports

ItemMetal Stands & SupportsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
M1Metal candlesticks - 30" high, 6" diameter at top10Lil Ryder 01753 883 738
M2Open cross metal stand, 48" high, 13" across top, 8" across bottom1Lil Ryder01753 883 738Painted gold
M3Black frame 24" x 10" x 5"1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M4Set of 3 stands 11" across on base 14"x10":
One is 53" high, one 33" high, one 16" high
1Lil Ryder01753 883 738
M5Set of 2 vertical poles with holes every few inches, on 6" diameter base
One is 40" high, one 36" high
1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M6Flat metal base for screen1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M7Metal candlesticks - 33" high, 6" diameter at top2Frances Buchan
01865 390 731
M8Set of 2 black pedestals 9" square
One 57" high, one 15" high plus knobs.
Small one can be attached on top of tall one
1Frances Buchan01865 390 7312 photos - separate and attached
M9Black pedestal with some wood attached, 58" high, 10" square1Frances Buchan01865 390 731
M10Grid 33" high, 12" square1Lil Ryder01753 883 738Dimensions to be verified
M11Black frame 15" cube1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M12Heavy flat bases 24" x 18", with 1 vertical support & 1 angled support2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329Painted grey
M13Heavy flat bases 24" x 18", with 1 vertical support & 1 angled support2Brenda Copas01628 484 696Painted brown
M14Stand 53" high, 11" across on base 14"x10"1Frances Buchan01865 390 731No photo

Wooden Stands, plinths and boxes – see photos in Wooden stands, plinths and boxes

ItemWooden stands, plinths and boxesQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
W1Black pedestal/plinth 31" high, 12" square top with 14" rim1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W2Black pedestals, 35" high, 12" square2Frances Buchan01865 390 731
W3White column, 24" high, 12" square2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W3White column, 30" high, 12" square1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W3White column, 39" high, 12" square1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W4White column 30" high, 12" square with 6" recess at top for bowl1?Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W5Solid plinth 8" x 13" x 13"2Lil Ryder01753 883 738
W6Plinth/column - 45" high 12" square2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W7Plinth/column - 30" high 12" square2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W8Plinth/column - 30" high 12" square with 6" recess1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W9Plinth/column - 24" high 12"square1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W10Plinth/column - 43" high 14" wide 12" deep1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W11Plinth/column - 12" high 9" square2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W12Plinth/column - 31" high 12" wide 11" deep with 12" deep recess1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W13Box 18" square10Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W14Box 16" square with hole on top (plus top with hole)1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W15Box 16" x 16" x 2" deep top for box (with hole)1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W16Box 15" x 15" x 16"2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W17Box 18" x 18" x 13" with hole in top1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W18Box 13" x 13" x 2" deep top for box (without hole)1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W19Tiered Staging - 36" x 20" x 8" high 8Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Some black, some green.
W20Tiered Staging - 26" x 19" x 8" high 8Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Some black, some green.
W21Tiered staging - 2 tiers 31" long, step 10", total height 32"2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
W22Small plinths for miniature & petite staging, 9"diameter, 5" high9Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Painted grey
W23Plinth top - 61cm (24") square, 1cm (1/2") deep4Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W24Plinth top - 81.5cm (32.25") x 43cm (17") , 1cm (1/2") deep1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
W25Stands with central pivot, 60cm (23.5") tall x67cm (26.5") wide x 6cm (2") deep3Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo. Store flat
W26Stands 29cm (11.5") tall x 67cm (26.5") wdie x 6cm (2") deep3Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo

Wooden Bases and Risers see photos in Floor bases & risers

ItemFloor Bases and RisersQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
B1Square bases 48"x48"15Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Various colours, mainly black. No photo
B2Hexagonal bases 36" short diagonal, 42" long diagonal12Lynne Cockburn01844 339797No photo
B3Circular bases, 30" diameter1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Various colours. No photo
B4Circular bases, 36" diameter6Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Various colours. No photo
B5Circular bases, 39" diameter9Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Various colours. No photo
B6Circular bases, 48" diameter9Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Various colours. No photo
B7Semi-circular bases, 60" diameter (along long side)4Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
B8Semi-circular bases, 36" diameter
With built-in supports to raise from ground
12Lynne Cockburn01844 339797Hessian covered. No photo
B9Slotted risers for bases: 36" long x 6" high - 2 slots33Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
B10Slotted risers for bases: 42" long x 6" high - 2 slots22Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
B11Set of 3 interlocking risers for large base 42.5" x 17.5"1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
B12Wooden discs with hole2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
B13Circular bases - 5" high, 23" diameter, white2Brenda Copas01628 484 696
B14Circular base - 5" high, 23" diameter, covered in black hessian1Brenda Copas01628 484 696No photo

Natural Plant Material items – see photos in Natural Plant Material Items

ItemNatural Plant Material ItemsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
NPM1Set of wicker covered containers
One 21" high, one 16" high
1Lil Ryder01753 883 738
NPM2Birds nest, 7" high, 17" diameter1Frances Buchan01865 390 731
NPM3Large pieces of bark c10Brenda Copas01628 484 696
NPM4Large dried branch bundles2Brenda Copas01628 484 696
NPM5Old wood plank, 90" high1Frances Buchan01865 390 731
NPM6Covered cone containers 21" long
Tapering from 2" diameter to top to point at base
10Lil Ryder01753 883 738
NPM7Dried fan palms 41" long with 17" span5Frances Buchan01865 390 731
NPM8Natural wood structure 50" high on covered base 14" diameter1Brenda Copas01628 484 696
NPM9Roll of meuhlenbeckia1Christa Adams01753 543 529
NPM10Sheets of birch bark, 30" x 12"6Lil Ryder01753 883 738

Drapes and Other Items – no photos

ItemDrapes and Other ItemsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
X1BB&O Direction signs2Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
X2A' Boards - BB&O Flower Show. 60cm wide. Overall length for cover 133cm4Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
X3Black plastic dustbin for soaking oasis1Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
X4Wooden wedgesc12Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
D1Black drapes - hemmed to go on 2m high metal poles10Lynne Cockburn01844 339797
D2Black drapes - unhemmed for table tops & hanging over polesLotsLynne Cockburn01844 339797
D3Green Drapes - 2' long 30" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D4Green Drapes - 4' long 60" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D5Green Drapes - 6' long 60" wide 2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D6Green Drapes - 8' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D7Green Drapes - 9' long 60" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D8Green Drapes - 10' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D9Green Drapes - 11' long 60" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D10Green Drapes - 11' long 30" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D11Green Drapes - 12' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D12Green Drapes - 12' long 30" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D13Green Drapes - 13' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D14Green Drapes - 14' long 30" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D15Green Drapes - 15' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D16Green Drapes - 16' long 60" wide3Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D17Green Drapes - 17' long 60" wide2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D18Green Drapes - 20' long 60" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D19Green Drapes - 20' long 30" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D20Green Drapes - 28' long 60" wide1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
D21Yellow drapes tbs