Limpsfield in Bloom is very proud of its many golds for the annual Britain in Bloom competition, which is run by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to promote community gardening. This year’s Britain in Bloom, themed ‘Grow Social’, highlights the importance of the scheme’s community and volunteer involvement, that aims to draw communities together in a combined effort by people of all ages and backgrounds to improve where they live and work. Continue reading Growing social with Limpsfield in Bloom
Spring has definitely sprung this week and thoughts turn to our gardens and this year’s Britain in Bloom. As ever, our entry into this national competition run by the Royal Horticultural Society is expertly handled by Limpsfield In Bloom, who have had a lot of success in the RHS Britain in Bloom competition, winning many Gold medals over the years!
This amazing bunch of green-fingered volunteers, led by Ann Osborn and Lilian Hindley, keep the village looking lovely – from flowerbeds, troughs, borders and baskets, to verges and village signs. They also run educational activities with Limpsfield CofE Infants School. They need more volunteers of all ages to help them keep the village looking lovely… Continue reading Get involved: Limpsfield in Bloom
Limpsfield in Bloom received another Gold medal last week in the ‘South & South East in Bloom’ competition run annually by the Royal Horticultural Society. Limpsfield was also awarded the ‘Best Large Village’ award for the South and South East and the allotments were given an ‘outstanding’ accolade! Continue reading Limpsfield in Bloom gets gold – again!
Spring is in the air and it’s time to think about flowers and planting for this summer’s Britain in Bloom entry for Limpsfield! This year, the theme is ‘Harmony’ and colours are pastel shades of pink, blues, purples and whites. Continue reading Britain in bloom 2017 keeps harmony and hedgehogs in Limpsfield!
In case you didn’t know, Limpsfield once again received a Gold award in the annual RHS Britain in Bloom competition in the large village category for South & South East in Bloom. Congratulations to all involved and to neighbouring Tatsfield, the group’s overall winners. Continue reading Gold for Limpsfield in Britain in Bloom!