In Bloom

The In Bloom federation of East Staffordshire is a collective group whose members comprise of technical officers from East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Horticultural and Grounds maintenance departments as well as members of local community groups and parish councils.

The aim of the group is to develop strategies and support entries into the regional Heart of England in bloom campaign from across the Borough. 

In Bloom 2022

East Staffordshire entries, supported by Molson Coors and Trent & Dove in this year’s Heart of England In Bloom competition have been rewarded for their hard work, as they collected a haul of gold medals at the regional awards on Thursday 22nd September.

In claiming the awards, East Staffordshire entries have now collected a total of 36 consecutive gold medals since 2008. Burton upon Trent, who are also bidding for RHS Britain in Bloom glory later this year, made it a total of 14 consecutive gold medals, as the town collected gold in the small city category.

There were also golds for entries in Winshill, as well as Uttoxeter, who took a win in the Small Town category.

East Staffordshire parks, open spaces and neighbourhood entries also claimed a total of 21 medals, including 12 gold. There were also special judge’s awards for Winshill volunteers Dennis and Margaret Fletcher for the work they have carried out in their community, as well as for Fountains High School, who picked up best project for young people for the Potting Shed which they operate at Stapenhill Cemetery.

In Bloom Highlights 2022

2022 In Bloom Results

Burton upon Trent GOLD
Uttoxeter (category winner) GOLD
Winshill GOLD
Stapenhill Gardens GOLD
Bramshall Road Park GOLD
Mill Hill Lane GOLD
Stapenhill Cemetery GOLD
Uttoxeter Cemetery GOLD
Shobnall Playing Fields SILVER GILT
Anglesey Community Park SILVER GILT
Eton Community Park SILVER GILT
Pennycroft Community Park SILVER GILT
Newton Road Park SILVER GILT
Horninglow Community Park SILVER
Go Garden Uttoxeter GOLD
Uttoxeter Train Station GOLD
Community Well Being Garden GOLD
Uttoxeter Library  GOLD
Redferns Cottage SILVER GILT
Community Garden (Heath Road, Uttoxeter) GOLD
Winshill Resource Centre GOLD
Winshill Wildlife Wood SILVER GILT
Globe Foundation ADVANCING
Dennis & Margaret Fletcher (Community Achievement) JUDGES AWARD
Fountains High School (Potting Shed Project) JUDGES AWARD

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