March garden competition

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ENTRIES are starting to come in for the March Gardens Competition.

The Citizen, in conjunction with March Town Council’s March in Bloom group, has launched the popular competition which carries top prizes donated by generous local businesses.

Category winners from previous years who enter will be placed in the Champion of Champions category.

Previous winners will not be eligible to enter any of the other categories.

Our sponsors this year are March businesses Johnson’s Ironmongers, West End DIY, Selby and Taylor Opticians, March Town Council and a new sponsor this year is Skylark Country Store and Garden Centre of Manea Road, Wimblington.

To enter send a picture of your garden to the Citizen as soon as possible.

Mark your entry ‘March Garden Competition’ and remember to state which category you are entering, your address and a day time contact number.

Post your entry to the Fenland Citizen at 11 Union Street, Wisbech, Cambs PE13 1DN.

The closing date for entries is June 13.

The judges will be out looking at the gardens on July 7.

Entries can also be sent via email to:

Remember to include all the above details with the picture. Emailed pictures must be in jpg format and no bigger than 2MB

Some of the photographs may be featured in the Citizen in the build-up to the competition and all entries will be forwarded to the judges.

The prizes will be presented at a special reception hosted at March Town Hall, the date of which is to be announced later.

More garden entries will be featured in next week’s Citizen.