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Leyland In Bloom

Leyland in Bloom 2017 is a community competition to add brightness, colour & community pride to Leyland.

The committee would like more schools, churches, businesses, community groups & residents to get involved by improving & caring for their local environment through imaginative planting, landscaping & growing projects - they would love you to join in and enter too!

There are seven categories to enter: -

  • Front garden*
  • Back garden*
  • Hanging basket/window box*
  • Business /commercial premises / pub
  • Community space / shared area
  • Church
  • Schools challenge – outdoor display with a ‘Roald Dahl’ theme

*domestic properties only

To celebrate the launch, the committee have organised an event on Tuesday 28 March 2017 between 6pm & 8pm at the Civic Centre, West Paddock, Leyland. Come along & see what we did last year, get tips from our gardening expert, Marguerite Hughes who is delivering a Spring Gardening – Creative Containers workshop & take advice from our Expert Panel including Michael Cookson from Newgate Nurseries.

All entries must be in by 5pm on Friday 2 June. You can collect & drop entry forms at the Plant Stall on Leyland Market, at the Civic Centre on West Paddock or you can apply by clicking the following link:

Apply Here

Judging will take place week commencing 3 July; all areas for judging must be available for viewing during this time. All winners will be notified after judging is completed and a presentation event will take place in August.

For more information contact Sue Simpson on 01772 625377 or email at ssimpson@southribble.gov.uk or visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/leylandinbloom