to enter Britain In Bloom contest for the first time in six years
is set to enter the annual Britain In Bloom contest this year for
the first time in six years.
to Burnham-On-Sea.com, Dave Perrett, Chairman of Burnham in Bloom,
said this week that the town will enter the South West in Bloom
contest for 'best high street'.
last entered in 2011 when it won a coveted Silver Gilt award, as
here at the time.
work to improve Burnham's High Street with new paving, lighting
columns and hanging bakets as part of the town's 'Tesco 106 funding
project' has meant Burnham has not entered the contest since.
needed all the work to be finished and the new hanging baskets installed
along the High Street, and those are now in place," Dave told
able to safely hang the baskets this year so entering the competition
is possible. The town centre will be looking really colourful with
many colourful blooms this summer."
the Burnham In Bloom town competition for the best floral displays
in Burnham and Highbridge will also be held as normal with entry
forms available soon via Burnham-On-Sea.com and at the Tourist Information
Centre. The town will also enter the children's art category and
the pennant contest.