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, banners and other items – for use at demonstrations and shows

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

ItemMetal Poles and SupportsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes 
MP1Class Title marker poles (in concrete pots)
Some covered in hessian
See also X8
8Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
MP2Banner pole with base and upright
Support for item MP2a
1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
MP2aBB&O banner in dried plant material from Westminster Abbey festival1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
MP3Metal support poles for item MP3a6Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
MP3aScreen sections for display of photographs or craft items5Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
MP4Metal connectors for poles16+?Rosemary McGowan01280 824436Stored at Benson
MP4Metal connectors for poles2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329For media use
MP4aPoles - 8'8Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
MP4aPoles - 8'?Rosemary McGowan01280 824436Stored at Benson
MP4aPoles - 8'2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329For media use
MP4aPoles - 6'?Rosemary McGowan01280 824436Stored at Benson
MP4aPoles - 6'?Melissa Fletcher07913 1291482 are specific for the floral door
MP4aPoles - 6'1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329For media use
MP5T shaped metal bases for poles?Melissa Fletcher07913 1291482 are specific for the floral door
MP5T shaped metal bases for poles?Rosemary McGowan01280 824436Stored at Benson
MP5T shaped metal bases for poles2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329For media use
MP6+ shaped metal bases6?Melissa Fletcher07913 129148

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

ItemMetal Stands & SupportsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
M1Metal candlesticks - 30" high, 6" diameter at top10Lil Ryder01753 883 738Sold to Pattie Wallington
M2Open cross metal stand, 48" high, 13" across top, 8" across bottom1Lil Ryder01753 883 738Sold to Pattie Wallington
M3Black frame 24" x 10" x 5"1Sold to Rowena at Royal Windsor
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 heavy metal base for screen1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M7Metal candlesticks - 33" high, 6" diameter at top2Frances Buchan01865 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
1Shirley Sexton0118 941 23292 photos - separate and attached
M9Black pedestal with some wood attached, 58" high, 10" square1Frances Buchan01865 390 731
M10Grid 33" high, 12" square1?Who has this?
M11Black frame 15" cube1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
M12Heavy flat bases 24" x 18", with 1 vertical support & 1 angled support - grey2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329Painted grey
M13Heavy flat bases 24" x 18", with 1 vertical support & 1 angled support - brown2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329Painted 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" rim1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Not sure if at Melissa's or destroyed
W2Black pedestals, 35" high, 12" square2Sold to Penny Nichol
W3White column, 24" high, 12" square2Melissa Fletcher07913 129148On long term loan with C Pearce
W3White column, 30" high, 12" square1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W3White column, 39" high, 12" square1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W4White column 30" high, 12" square with 6" recess at top for bowl1?Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W5Solid plinth 8" x 13" x 13"2Lil Ryder01753 883 738
W6Plinth/column - 45" high 12" square2Sold to Jackie Page
W7Plinth/column - 30" high 12" square2Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W8Plinth/column - 30" high 12" square with 6" recess1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W9Plinth/column - 24" high 12"square1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W10Plinth/column - 43" high 14" wide 12" deep1Destroyed
W11Plinth/column - 12" high 9" square2Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W12Plinth/column - 31" high 12" wide 11" deep with 12" deep recess1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W13Box 18" square10Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W14Box 16" square with hole on top (plus top with hole)1Destroyed
W15Box 16" x 16" x 2" deep top for box (with hole)1Destroyed
W16Box 15" x 15" x 16"2Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Stored inside one of the larger boxes. On long term loan to C Pearce
W17Box 18" x 18" x 13" with hole in top1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Stored inside one of the larger boxes
W18Box 13" x 13" x 2" deep top for box (without hole)1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo - at Melissa's or destroyed?
W19Tiered Staging - 36" x 20" x 8" high 2?Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Some black, some green
W20Tiered Staging - 26" x 19" x 8" high 2?Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Some black, some green
W21Tiered staging - 2 tiers 31" long, step 10", total height 32"2Destroyed
W22Small plinths for miniature & petite staging, 9"diameter, 5" high9Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Painted different colours
W23Folding cross support for W24 - 12" high3Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W23Folding cross support for W24 - 24" high3Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
W24Rectangular top for W23, c24" square3
Melissa Fletcher07913 129148

Wooden Bases and Risers see photos in Floor bases & risers

ItemFloor Bases and RisersQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
B1Square bases 48"x48"15Destroyed
B2Hexagonal bases 36" short diagonal, 42" long diagonal12Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
B3Circular bases, 30" diameter1Melissa Fletcher
Melissa Fletcher
07913 129148No photo
B4Circular bases, 36" diameter6Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
B5Circular bases, 39" diameter9Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
B6Circular bases, 48" diameter9Melissa Fletcher07913 129148No photo
B7Semi-circular bases, 60" diameter (along long side)4Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
B8Semi-circular bases, 36" diameter
With built-in supports to raise from ground
12Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Hessian covered
B9Slotted risers for bases: 36" long x 6" high - 2 slots33Destroyed
B10Slotted risers for bases: 42" long x 6" high - 2 slots22Destroyed
B11Set of 3 interlocking risers for large base 42.5" x 17.5"1Destroyed
B12Wooden discs with hole2Destroyed
B13Circular bases - 5" high, 23" diameter, white2Brenda Copas01628 484 696
B13Circular base - 5" high, 23" diameter, covered in black hessian1Brenda Copas01628 484 696

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 bundles2Sold to Shirley Sexton
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" diameter1Sold to Shirley Sexton
NPM9Roll of meuhlenbeckia1Christa Adams01753 543 529
NPM10Sheets of birch bark, 30" x 12"6Sold to Patti Wallington

Drapes and Other Items – see photos in  Drapes, banners and other items

ItemDrapes and Other ItemsQtyContact emailPhoneNotes
X1BB&O Direction boards c30" square with arrow4Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Need a refresh
X2A' Boards - BB&O Flower Show4Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
X2aBanner to go over A boards2Catherine Lee01235 768605
X3Black plastic dustbin for soaking oasis1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
X4Wooden wedgesc12Melissa Fletcher07913 129148Or destroyed?
X5Hanging banner 3m wide x 1m high1Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X6Roll-up banner 2Catherine Lee01235 768605
X7Wooden poles for class titles c5' high6Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
X7Wooden poles for class titles c 4' high3Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
X8Floral Door + 2 bases + 2 x 6' poles 1Melissa Fletcher07913 129148See Instructions for Floral Door
Perspex Stands for media table
X94 tier Perspex stands for holding A4 leaflets/magazines2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X104 tier mulitpurpose stands for club fliers4Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X11Individual business card holders10Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X124 tier business card stands3Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X13A4 display stands4Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X14A5 perspex leaflet holder3Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X15DL (1/3 A4) perspex leaflet holder2Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
X16A6 display stands6Shirley Sexton0118 941 2329
Drapes
D1Black drapes - hemmed to go on metal poles10Rosemary McGowan01280 824436Stored at Benson
D2Black drapes - unhemmed for table tops & hanging over poles?Melissa Fletcher07913 129148
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