DOWNTON IN BLOOM 2020 - PROGRESS SO FAR




  • Launched by the Downton Society
  • Approved at a public meeting
  • Registered with (RHS) South West in Bloom 2020
  • Endorsed by the Parish Council
  • Supported by The Horticultural Society, Green Group, Moot & Millennium Green
  • Schools being engaged and businesses approached
  • Over 100 supporters so far – many coming up with new ideas


  • FOCUS FOR JUDGES


  • The Borough and Memorial Gardens
  • The Moot
  • The Millennium Green
  • Others may be added


  • PROJECTS ALREADY PROPOSED


  • Hanging Baskets
  • Giant Cuckoo Topiary
  • Front garden competitions
  • Willow Arches at Millennium Green
  • School children - planting up old boots
  • Improving unsightly patches and tidying verges
  • Environmentally- friendly planting in Memorial Gardens
  • Floral displays with historical themes such as railways, tanning, willow baskets, fishing


  • VISIT DOWNTON IN BLOOM FACEBOOK PAGE FOR UPDATES
    And watch out for “In Bloom” stalls at village events

    Give us your comments and send ideas on e mail to: downtoninbloom@gmail.com