St Ives in Bloom Garden and Allotments Competitions 2017

We had more entrants than ever to the St Ives in Bloom local competition for private and community gardens this year.  Julie and Linda had a lovely time visiting your beautiful gardens and we presented the winning certificates during the judges’ visit on Friday 7th July.  If you went into the competition but did not make it to receive a certificate, please get in touch and we will arrange ‘delivery’.


Gold (winner):  Gail and Steve Wolff

Gold (runner up):  Trevor and Sue Jones, Larna and Peter (with winner for community garden on Garner Drive)

Gold:   Annie and Robin Waters, Chris and Sally Riggall, Anne Roy, Bunty Rawlings, Val Lamont, Mr and Mrs Sharratt

Silver gilt:  Tony and Jill Currington, Brian and Rose Hill

Silver:  Tony and Carol Brazier, Sandra and Peter Tremlett, Veronica and Terry Avory, Trevor and Rose Bull, Angie Harris

Bronze:  Janet and Peter Evetts, and retail area: Bull Lane and Quay Court

Highly commended:  Katherine Law, Peter and Gwen Spaxman, Bob and Ann Marshall, Burleigh Hill Community Centre, Mrs M Stimpson, Alison Riley

Click on the link if you would like to see the judging criteria for private garden.

Picture of Bernard Rackham's winning allotment


Plot number 119/120 – large plot winner

004. Plot 240-241 Large Plot Gold Award 2nd in category (1750x1168) (1650x1101)Plot number 240/41  – large plot runner up

Plot number 206 005. Best Small Plot - Silver Guilt Award 206 (1750x1167) (1650x1100) – small plot winner

Click here if you would like to see a selection of previous years’ winning gardens.