Britain’s nationwide gardening competition has been keeping our towns and cities in bloom since 1963. Each year Weston-super-Mare enters into the national competition ‘Britain in Bloom’. Britain in Bloom part of the Royal horticultural society and judging takes place every year in the month of July.
Weston in Bloom is funded and organized by Weston-super-Mare Town Council.
On several occasions, we have won Gold in our category as well as the Silver Gilt award, including the South West Tourism Cup for our contribution to tourism locally.
Weston won gold at the South West in Bloom awards 2021 – Weston won gold at the South West in Bloom awards. “South West in Bloom is one of eighteen regional/national competitions that makes up RHS Britain in Bloom, which is the biggest horticultural campaign in Europe.
South West in Bloom is one of eighteen regional competitions that make up Britain in Bloom, the biggest horticultural campaign in Europe. The communities that take part each year is to improve and regenerate our local environments, through the imaginative planting of trees, shrubs, flowers and landscaping, conservation and other projects.
Thanks go to all the volunteers, staff, councillors and all who are involved, for their hard work, dedication and commitment throughout the year.
This national campaign is all about improving your local environment and each year Weston-super-Mare will be assessed on:
- Horticultural Achievement
- Community Participation
- Environmental Responsibility