Area Judges

Mrs Sharon Badger (also Area Demonstrator, Qualified Teacher)


Sharon passed the judges test in 2011.  Sharon has judged at club competitions, local shows and the Shrewsbury Flower Show.  Sharon has completed the NAFAS Diploma,  Contemporary Floral Design OCN. Qualified as City & Guilds Teacher in  2004,  Taught City & Guilds Floral Design & Leisure Courses-Adult Learning Tutor-Leicester City Council.

To contact ring or email to book: 07907 932185 Instagram - sharonbadgerflowers

Mrs Pat Broughton (also Qualified Teacher) Tel: 01789 293782 Mob: 07759 262388 Email: 


Mrs Janine Hall (also Area Demonstrator) Tel: 0121 373 1751 Mob: 07891 983474 Email: 


Mrs Shirley Henderson (also Area Demonstrator)


Shirley Henderson is an Area Demonstrator and Area Judge with a very varied background and experience in flower arranging.  She’s an American who first entered the flower world of arranging and competition while living in South Africa.  Upon returning to the UK in 2006, she trained to become a NAFAS demonstrator and judge.


Mob: 07804 231168 Email: 


Mrs Ann Horsley (also National Speaker) Tel: 01789 267430 Email: 

Linda Seabrook  (also Area Demonstrator). Tel: 01327 705331. Mob: 07990 992088. Email:


Simone Squire 

I qualified as a NAFAS Area Judge in 2011. I live in Northamptonshire and I am a member of The Bugbrooke and District Flower Society, Centrix (the South Midlands Area Contemporary Group), and the Floral Education Association. 

I am happy to take bookings at short notice, and I am always prepared to travel any distances to judge any kind of shows.

Contact details for Simone are 

Tel: 01327 342167/07713 584031. Email:

Mr Richard Twistleton  Tel: 01572 823700 Mob: 07929 282841. Email:

National Judges

Mrs Janet James (also National Demonstrator)


A love of art and nature was the attraction of flower arranging in the first place, although sole ambition was to “arrange flowers to go on top of the television”.  Member since 1978 of The Solihull Flower Club in the South Midlands Area of NAFAS. Chairman of South Midlands Area J.D.S.& E. Committee & Centrix.  National Judge – have judged at the following shows: NAFAS National Shows Edinburgh and Southport, Harrogate Spring and Autumn Shows, Malvern Spring and Autumn Shows, Belfast City Show, Bakewell, Southport, NAFAS Area shows, Hampton Court Palace. 

National Demonstrator, Adjudicator and Instructor. Have trained demonstrators and adjudicated in many Areas of NAFAS, Adjudicated at NAFAS National Tests on four occasions, including Senior Adjudicator 2012. 

In November 2004 was made an Associate of Honour by the South Midlands Areas of NAFAS 


Contact details for Janet - Tel: 0121 705 1609 Mob: 07721 855577 Email: 


Mrs Margaret Rumens (also National Demonstrator, Area Speaker, Qualified Teacher)


A love of judging arose out of a love of teaching and has now taken Margaret far afield. She is a National Judge, Instructor, Adjudicator and Assessor and has judged at WAFA UK in Glasgow and WAFA Barbados and various NAFAS National and Area Shows. Margaret had 16 years on the RHS Flower Arrangement Judging Committee judging at Chelsea Flower Show, Hampton Court, Tatton Park, Cardiff and the London Shows.


As a National Judge Margaret was Competitions Officer for the NAFAS National Show in Cardiff in 2000 and subsequently enjoyed long service as Staging Officer and then Chairman of the National Show Committee.


Currently Vice-Chair of the NAFAS National Judging Committee Margaret takes the Chair in October 2017 and is Arbitrator for the Festive Food and Flower Show in Blackpool and judge for the NAFAS Designer of the Year. More details can be found on her website Tel: 0121 705 4126 Mob: 07831 376818 Email:

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