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MERIT AWARDS FOR GARDENING

2019 MERIT AWARDS - WINNERS ANNOUNCED

SEE THE FULL LIST OF WINNERS HERE

From one of the largest number of entries ever received, Richmond Borough in Bloom judges have awarded 146 Merit Awards this year across the 10 categories covering front gardens, residential frontages, estates, community buildings, pubs and shop fronts.

All winners were invited to attend a celebration evening at York House on 1 October, when the Mayor, Cllr Nancy Baldwin, presented each of them with a commemorative certificate.

Pictured below is the garden of Julie Burdon, Barnes Avenue, the winner of the Front Gardens category who has also won the Richmond & Twickenham Times award for the Best Residential Floral Display - and Julie with Richmond & Twickenham Times editor Will Harrison and the Mayor, Cllr Nancy Baldwin.

See some of the category winners HERE and use the following link to see the full gallery, from where you can download your own copies: benjaminmolephotography.pixieset.com/richmondinbloomannualawards2019

Entries are now closed for this year’s Richmond Borough in Bloom gardening competitions in 10 different categories for residents and business. Judging to RHS standards will took place in July, after which entrants learnt if they had achieved one of the Merit Awards (Gold, Silver Gilt, Silver or Bronze) or been chosen the overall winner of their category.

The categories include Front Gardens (sponsored by Squire’s Garden Centres), Residential Frontages, Park & Bloom for residents making car space among their flowers, Estates, Community Buildings, Hotels & Pubs, (sponsored by Continental Landscapes Ltd), Shop Fronts and Best Environmental Garden (with an anonymous sponsor). The Richmond & Twickenham Times gives a special award to the best residential floral display and Richmond Borough in Bloom gives a commemorative trophy to the winner of each category. A special award ceremony was held in York House on 1 October 2019.

 

FIND THE FULL LIST OF 2019 WINNERS HERE

2018 WINNERS

 

 

 

THE 2019 COMPETITIONS ARE GENEROUSLY SPONSORED BY

squires

continental

achieving

london

prussian