Blooming great Wisbech gardening contest

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Keen gardeners are being asked to show their support for Wisbech ahead of the Anglia in Bloom competition.

Wisbech in Bloom members are gearing up for this year’s competition and will be running their annual garden competition.

Last year the committee won a silver gilt in the Britain in Bloom awards and have their sights set on gold.

There are a number of categories to suit every gardener and prizes and trophies to be won.

The categories are: large in town garden, sponsored by Tesco; small in town garden, Tesco; large out of town garden, Clifford Cross Auctions; small out of town garden, Clifford Cross Auctions; wildlife/cottage garden, Fenland branch of the Royal Society of St George; container garden, Doreen Eden; hanging basket, Wisbech in Bloom.

Entries are also invited for the ‘Brightening up a drab corner’ competition sponsored by Octavia Hill Birthplace Trust.

Photos of entries can be posted or delivered to Wisbech Information Centre, 4, Post Office Lane, Wisbech PE13 1HG or e mailed to

Entries, including name, address, must arrive by 5 pm on July 15. Judging takes place on the week of July 20.