The local In Bloom gardening competition is back for 2017, and is now open for entries.


  • Best Front Garden
  • Best Back Garden
  • Best Back Yard
  • Best Balcony
  • Best Newcomer
  • Best Group Effort
  • Best Edible Kitchen Garden 

To enter or nominate a neighbour visit

For more information contact Sarah Atchison on 0191 428 1144 or email:

Closing date: 4 August 2017

Judging will take place week commencing 14 August