Year Rose Queen Theme Opened by Chairman
2017 Mae Ashford Childhood Characters Martin Rodgerson Steve Howard
2016 Rebecca Foster Rio Carnival Liv Queenie Steve Howard
2015 Mollie Ashford Mad Hatters Tea Party Helen & Chris Chrimes Mark Williams
2014 Grace Austin Country Life Viscount & Lady Ashbrook Mark Williams
2013 Laura Rodgerson All Our Yesterdays Janet Groom Mark Williams
2012 Rebecca Elliott Olympics Judy Ledger Mark Williams
2011 Anna Cameron All at Sea Stormy Stan (RNLI) Mark Williams
2010 Sarah McKeegan Sixties Marjorie Hall Steve Howard
2009 Niamh Webber Howard At The Movies Tony Gordon Steve Howard
2008 Victoria Malaspina The Orient Rebekah Manning Steve Howard
2007 Kasai Rimmer A Day at the Races Elaine Woodrow Steve Howard
2006 Imogen Hughes Space Oddity Sean Jones/Tracy Spencer Steve Howard
2005 Jessica Owen Medieval Mayhem Jane Proudfoot Steve Howard
2004 Elizabeth Phillips Going for Gold George Osborn MP Norma Clarke
2003 Emily Dawson Circus Gordon Burns Norma Clarke
2002 Zoe Smith Wish you were here! Martin Sixsmith Norma Clarke
2001 Heather Phillips Comberbach in Bloom Rev Alec Brown Norma Clarke
2000 Terri Acton Dizney Barbara Geering Norma Clarke
1999 Sarah Gandy Mardi Gras M A Bowhey-Merritt (Mayor) Norma Clarke
1998 Kerri Thom Sports & Pastimes Martin Bell MP Norma Clarke
1997 Phillipa Wilkinson Heroes & Heroines Mr & Mrs Geering Rena Bradley
1996 Alexandra Wilcox Films Mr & Mrs Hughes Rena Bradley
1995 Debbie Kirkham 25th Anniversary 70-95 Karen Robinson Peter Plail
1994 Holly Woodcock Music through the ages Mr & Mrs Kellett Peter Plail
1993 Laura Powling The Orient Mr & Mrs Wright Geoff Kellett
1992 Sara Watkin EEC R Atkinson (Eurocamp) Geoff Kellett
1991 Sally Finlayson Nauticals P Bentham (Waterways) Geoff Kellett
1990 Gillian Bradley Comic Cuts Euan Kerr (Dandy) John Brighouse
1989 Cheryl Goulding Midsummer Mr & Mrs Robinson John Brighouse
1988 Rachel Griffiths Caribbean Mr & Mrs Andrews Chris Chrimes
1987 Emma Daniels Merrie England Mrs E Driver David Powling
1986 Hannah Daniels Wings Diana Mather (BBC News NW) David Powling
1985 Tracey Goulding Circus Neil Hamilton MP Jayne Challinor
1984 Sarah Bunn * A Millington Jayne Challinor
1983 Jane Kellett * Jackie Daniels Jayne Challinor
1982 Bernadette Green * Miss Potter M O'Shea
1981 Mary Coles * * Ron Gerrard
1980 Helen Jefferson * Mr & Mrs Foy *
1979 Mandy Littler * * *
1978 Catherine Hall * * *
1977 Catherine Coles * * *
1976 Julia Woolgar * * *
1975 April Sadler * * *
1974 Caroline Minns * * *
1973 Karen Robinson * * *
1972 ** * * *
1971 ** * * *
1970 ** * * *
1964 Annette Morton * * *
1963 Kathryn Woodcock * * *
1962 Angela Morton * * *
1961 Pamela Plant * * *
1960 Celia Thurlwell * * *
1959 Stella Thurwell * * *
1958 Shena Iosson * * *
1957 ** * * *
1956 Marjorie Harrison * * *
1955 Pat Betts * * *
1954 Barbara Harrison * * *
1953 Margaret Hulme * * *
1952 Phyllis Proudlove * * *
1951 Kathleen Wrench * * *
1947 Rene Robinson * * *
1946 Dorothy Cunew * * *

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