ANGLIA IN BLOOM RESULTS 2017

BEST OVERALL ENTRY
AND
WINNER OF THE ‘ANGLIA IN BLOOM’ TROPHY

BURY ST EDMUNDS

 

 

 

 

CATEGORY ENTRANTS & AWARDS

 

VILLAGES (301 - 2,500 RESIDENTS)

Winner and Gold Award: FILBY Silver Gilt: BENWICK: WOBURN: Silver: WEELEY

 

SMALL TOWN (2,501 - 6,000 RESIDENTS)

Winner and Gold: FRINTON ON SEA
Gold: DOWNHAM MARKET: HALESWORTH: REDBOURNE Silver Gilt: SOUTH WOOTTON: COGGESHALL: HOLT

 

TOWN (6,001 - 12,000 RESIDENTS) Winner and Gold: HALSTEAD:
Gold: MALDON: CHATTERIS:
Silver Gilt: SWAFFAM: EPPING: ONGAR: Certificate of Achievement: ATTLEBOROUGH

 

LARGE TOWN (12,001 - 35,000 RESIDENTS)
Winner and Gold: BURY St. EDMUNDS:
Gold: DUNSTABLE: HUNTINGDON: KINGS LYNN: RAYLEIGH: ST. IVES: WISBECH:
Silver Gilt: WARE:

 

CITY (35,001 - 200,000 RESIDENTS) Winner and Gold: NORWICH: Gold: LEIGHTON LINSLADE: Silver: COLCHESTER:

 

URBAN COMMUNITY
Winner and Silver Gilt: WATERLEES (WISBECH): Silver: MOOR (HUNTINGDON):

 

COASTAL (UP TO 35,000 RESIDENTS) Winner and Gold: HUNSTANTON: Gold: GREAT YARMOUTH: Silver Gilt: LOWESTOFT:

 

BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (BID) Winner and Gold: NORWICH BID:

 

HISTORIC & HERITAGE PARKS
Winner and Gold: WREST PARK AND GARDEN: Gold: AUDLEY END HOUSE AND GARDEN:

 

PARKS (Large Over 10 Acres) Winner and Gold: EATON PARK, NORWICH:

Gold: ABBEY GARDENS, BURY ST. EDMUNDS: MENTMORE PARK, LEIGHTON LINSLADE: NOWTON PARK, BURY ST. EDMUNDS: PAGES

PARK, LEIGHTON LINSLADE:

Silver Gilt: HIGH WOODS CONTRY PARK, COLCHESTER: Silver: CASTLE PARK – COLCHESTER

 

PARKS (Medium 5 to 10 Acres)

Winner and Gold: HALSTEAD PUBLIC GARDENS

Gold: PRIORY GARDENS, DUNSTABLE:

Silver Gilt: KING GEORGE V PLAYING FIELD, RAYLEIGH: PARSONS CLOSE PARK, LEIGHTON LINSLADE: LINSLADE RECREATION GROUND:

Silver: HALEWORTH TOWN PARK: PRIORY PARK, WARE:

 

PARKS (Small under 5 Acres)
Winners and Gold: NICHOLAS EVERITT PARK, LOWESTOFT: Gold: ST. PETERS CHURCH GARDENS, WISBECH:
Silver Gilt: JENNY LIND PARK, NORWICH: KENSINGTON GARDENS,

LOWESTOFT:

 

CEMETERIES (UNDER 10 Acres)

Winner and Gold: OLD LINSLADE CEMETERY:

Silver Gilt: WESTWOOD ROAD CEMETERY, ST. IVES: THE GENERAL CEMETERY – WISBECH:

Silver: HALESWORTH CLOSED CEMETERY: HOLT CEMETERY:

 

CEMETERIES (OVER 10 Acres)

Winner and Gold: DUNSTABLE CEMETERY

Gold: COLCHESTER CEMETERY: VANDYKE ROAD CEMETERY, LEIGHTON LINSLADE:

 

CHURCHYARDS
Winner and Gold: HOLY TRINITY CHURCHYARD - RAYLEIGH

Gold: THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CATHEDRAL GARDEN, NORWICH: FILBY ALL SAINTS CHURCHYARD:

Silver Gilt: ST. STEPHENS CHURCHYARD, NORWICH

 

CREMATORIUMS
Winner and Gold: FENLAND CREMATORIUM: Gold: WEELEY CREMATORIUM:
Silver Gilt: GREAT YARMOUTH CREMATORIUM:

 

BEST WOODLAND
Winner and Silver Gilt: DANBY WOODS, NORWICH: Silver Gilt: WYBURNS WOOD (RAYLEIGH)

 

BEST PUBLIC HOUSE

Winner and Gold: THE ADAM AND EVE (NORWICH)

Gold: THE BLACK LION, LEIGHTON BUZZARD: THE GOLDEN BELL, LEIGHTON BUZZARD: THE HARE, LEIGHTON BUZZARD: THE STAG LEIGHTON BUZZARD: THE WHALEBONE, NORWICH:

Silver: LIVE AND LET LIVE, DOWNHAM MARKET: Bronze: THE GLIDER, DUNSTABLE:

 

BEST HOTEL
Winner and Silver Gilt: THE GEORGIAN TOWN HOUSE, NORWICH

Silver Gilt: THE ASSEMBLY HOUSE (NORWICH) GUNTON HALL HOTEL (LOWESTOFT): THE GOLDEN LION (HUNSTANTON) CORTON

 

COASTAL VILLAGE HOTEL:

Silver: BROOK HOTEL (NORWICH): THE SWAN HOTEL, LEIGHTON BUZZARD:

 

BEST RESTAURANT
Winner and Silver Gilt: FILBY BRIDGE RESTAUARANT: Silver Gilt: THE ASSEMBLY HOUSE (NORWICH):

 

BEST NEW ENTRY – WOBURN

 

MOST CONSISTENTLY IMPROVED (OVER LAST 3 YEARS) - COGGESHALL

 

SPECIAL AWARDS

The Mike Ames

In recognition of long and voluntary service given by individuals to local and regional In Bloom communities

Jo & Reg Chiddick (Norwich): Adrian Thompson (Filby): Rita Green (Redbourn): Geoff Hyde (London): John Attoe (Norwich): Robert Smith (Chatteris).

 

BIODIVERSITY - Redbourn Common COMMUNITY PROJECT - Pages Park, Leighton Linslade.

 

CONSERVATION PROJECT - Filby School Clay Pits Project DROUGHT/ SUSTAINABLE GARDEN - Park and Ride Beds, St Ives

 

ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY - Bury St Edmunds

 

FLORAL DISPLAY, INDIVIDUAL/COMMUNITY - Garner Road, St Ives. GARDEN FOR SPECIAL NEEDS - Escape Project, Swaffham

 

SHELTERED HOUSING/CARE HOME GARDEN - Managed Housing, Dunstable GROW YOUR OWN - Colin Baileys Allotment, Halstead

 

INDUSTRIAL/COMMERCIAL AREA - Merrivale Model Village, Great Yarmouth.

 

LOCAL AUTHORITY FLORAL DISPLAY - Pericles, Seed Drill and Deck Chair,

Huntingdon

 

PUBLIC OPEN SPACE - Eaton Park, Norwich

 

THE BILL WEBSTER YOUNG PERSONS PROJECT (AGED UNDER 12 YEARS OLD) - Benwick Primary School

 

YOUNG PERSONS PROJECT (AGED12-18 YEARS OLD) - Meadow Gate School, Wisbech.