|Tuesday, 31 July 2012 00:00|
The winners of the Marches Annual Gardening competition were announced at an awards ceremony at The Garden at the Bannut.
There were 15 winners across the 4 categories and some additional special awards. The judges were so impressed by what everyone had achieved despite the washout weather.
The winners were treated to day out at The Garden at the Bannut, Bringsty where they had a tour of the gardens, received their prizes and enjoyed tea and cake.
Winners in each category were:
Best Front/Rear Garden
Joint 1st place-Mr & Mrs Jones, Moccas
Joint 1st place-Eva Floyd, Eardisley
3rd place-Mr Preece, Shobdon
Best Communal Garden
1st Lilleshall Lodge-Shrewsbury
2nd Norfolk House-Leominster
Joint 3rd Eaton Close, Leominster
Joint 3rd Arkwright Court, Leominster
Best Vegetable Garden
1st Suzanne France, Cleobury Mortimer
2nd Wendy Watts, Kington
No 3rd place
Best Hanging Baskets/planters
1st Mrs Wall, Leominster
2nd Mrs Turner, Leominster
3rd Tanya Fenwick Hope-under-Dinmore
Judges Special Award
Mr Brian Furnival, Leominster.
Awarded for outstanding effort. A small garden with a big WOW factor.
Cennick Crt, Leominster. Best Communal Garden
Mrs Griffiths, Kington. Best Hanging Basket/Container