Judges tour the blooming marvellous flowers of Fenland for Anglia in Bloom 2014

12:21 09 July 2014

Anglia in Bloom judging, March. Left: Judge Margeret Albinson, judge Nigel Bloxham, Mark and Nicky from Facet. Picture: Steve Williams.

Anglia in Bloom judging, March. Left: Judge Margeret Albinson, judge Nigel Bloxham, Mark and Nicky from Facet. Picture: Steve Williams.

Archant

Judges from Anglia in Bloom began their tour of the district this week.

Anglia in Bloom judging, March. Mark, Nicky and James From Facet with the flower beds they created with the group. Picture: Steve Williams.Anglia in Bloom judging, March. Mark, Nicky and James From Facet with the flower beds they created with the group. Picture: Steve Williams.

They were checking out the glorious floral displays in public spaces in towns and villages around Fenland for the annual competition.

March was the first town to come under the watchful eye of judges followed by a tour around Chatteris.

Next week Waterlees in Wisbech and Benwick village kick off the week’s tour.

then it is the turn of Wisbech and Whittlesey to be scrutinised for their blooms.

Anglia in Bloom judging, All Saints Academy junior youth project. March. Left: Judge Nigel Bloxham, Judge Margeret Albinson, Harrison, Archie and Ruby. Picture: Steve Williams.Anglia in Bloom judging, All Saints Academy junior youth project. March. Left: Judge Nigel Bloxham, Judge Margeret Albinson, Harrison, Archie and Ruby. Picture: Steve Williams.

Britain in Bloom judges visit Wisbech on July 30.

he awards ceremony will take place on September 9.

More news stories

Yesterday, 13:32
Row2Recovery

A Wisbech man and former Irish guardsman who lost a limb in Afghanistan seven years ago, is celebrating after being part of the first all-amputee team to row the Atlantic.

Yesterday, 11:22
The Workshop at Wisbech has begun a collection to fly the body of Mantas Nedveckas back home to his mum in Lithuania

Generous donors raised £3,280 in less than 48 hours to help return the body of factory worker Mantas Nedveckas to his grieving family in Lithaunia.

10 minutes ago
The chamber at Shire Hall,  Cambridge, where the county council is wrestling with its 2016/17 budget

Less money is spent by the county council on the population of Cambridgeshire than most other local authorities in England, says a new report.

Yesterday, 17:13
A47 from Guyhirn roundabout through to Thorney Toll to close for two days

The A47 between Guyhirn and Thorney will be closed next Tuesday and Wednesday as highway engineers install extra safety signs and road markings.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition