Other prizes awarded by The Quilters' Guild
The Sue Ridgwell Challenge
The family of Sue Ridgwell created a beautiful silver trophy in memory of Sue. This is awarded to the winner of the Sue Ridgwell Challenge held each year at The Guild's Conference. The winner keeps the trophy for one year and has an engraved vase to keep.
Winner of the Sue Ridgwell Prize at Torquay in 2017 was Jill Exell.
The Doris Debney Memorial Prize
Doris Debney was a long-standing Guild member and nursery nurse, who loved children. Created by the family of Doris Debney, in her memory, this prize of £100 is given to the maker of the best quilt by a Young Quilter entered into the YQ Challenge at The Guild's Conference to allow the winner to further his/her textile exploration.
The winner of the Doris Debney Award at Torquay in 2017 was Matilda Tate.