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Langley environmental group hosts annual Blackberry Bakeoff

The Blackberry Bakeoff drew hungry people to the Langley Demonstration Garden Aug. 18.

PHOTO: Antonio Bicego and Alma Tomanek, above, sampled blackberry delights. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

The sun was hot, but that didn’t stop people from lining up to sample the goodies at the Aug. 18 Blackberry Bakeoff at the Langley Demonstration Garden.

The annual event turns local blackberries into delicious baked sweets and savouries, while bringing awareness to the problem of the blackberry as an invasive species.

PHOTO: Bob Knudsen and John Hewitt of the Nicomekl Enhancement Society barbecued at the Blackberry Bakeoff. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

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