Stansted in Bloom 2021

Stansted in Bloom 2021

Sworders is delighted to be sponsoring this year's Stansted in Bloom garden competition. If you're a resident of Stansted and are proud of your garden, now is the perfect time to show it off!

Britain in Bloom is the UK's longest running gardening competition, providing a regional and nationwide platform for community groups to brighten up their village, town, or city.

The Stansted in Bloom Group has been established by a small group of residents who were involved in last year’s Stansted in Bloom competition who all wanted to make a positive difference in their local community.

They have set themselves the following objectives:

  • To work in partnership with Stansted Mountfitchet Parish Council for the betterment and beautification of the village
  • To increase community involvement in volunteer led projects as supported and agreed by the Parish Council 
  • To look for sponsorship and financial support to assist in improvement projects
  • To enhance the environment throughout Stansted Mountfitchet by encouraging sustainable practices and increasing the local biodiversity
  • To foster community spirit and encourage civic pride with enhanced planting, weeding, cleaning, and recycling initiatives

If you are a resident of Stansted and are proud of your garden or outside space, now is the perfect time to show it off! The competition categories are as follows:

  • Overall Garden
  • Front Garden
  • Hanging Baskets & Tubs
  • Fruit and Veg Plots
  • Communal areas (schools, care homes)
  • Commercial Properties (pubs, clubs)

Closing date for entries - Wednesday 30 June

Judging day - Sunday 11 July

 


 

 


 

Winners receive a certificate, publicity in the Link and online, with possible press coverage in the Bishops Stortford Independent  - further prize information to follow!

How to enter -

  • Pick up an entry form from Paris Legore in Lower Street
  • Download a copy from http://www.stansted.net/.../05/SIB-entry-form-2021-1.pdf
  • Or send your details to stanstedinbloom@gmail.com - stating your name, address, contact telephone number, email address, and which category you would like to enter

 

Best of luck!

 

 

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