Edition 10: September 2008.
THORNBURY IS “BEST IN THE SOUTH WEST!”
Yesterday the Thornbury In Bloom team came back from the South West In Bloom presentation with 7 awards!
The most prestigious of which was “The Sponsors Trophy” for THE BEST ENTRY IN THE WHOLE OF THE SOUTH WEST!
We also won GOLD in our class and the “Sargent Cup” for the best in our class. [Beating the giants of St Ives and Sidmouth!!]
We won a RHS discretionary award for interpretation of the competition theme “Local Roots” and...
We had 4 Neighbourhood awards:
Manorbrook Primary, The Catholic Church and The Community Garden won “Awards of Merit” and LITTER BUSTERS won an award of “Outstanding Achievement”
CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK-YOU TO EVERYONE INVOLVED!
Watch this space for more news about how this fantastic achievement can help the town and what YOU CAN DO TO GET INVOLVED!
For more information or to offer help, support or ideas or to subscribe to this newsletter please contact Sue Aitken, Thornbury In Bloom. Tel: 01454 419350 or email
If you would like to talk over an idea please talk to any member of our “In Bloom Team” or call into Thornbury Garden Shop to see Sue Aitken or the Town Hall to see Sue Horsfall.