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Garden Competition Winners 2019

Garden Competition Winners 2019

We are delighted to announce the winners of this year’s Garden Competition.

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Community Corner

This category was for a team effort looking after a community garden or an area of communal grounds.

First Place: Daisyfield Tenants Association, Daisyfield Flats, Blackburn

Second Place: Shaw Lodge Tenants Association, Halifax

Third Place: Bakersfield Court, Rotherham

Floral Borders & Gardens

This category was for those with a floral garden or blossoming borders.

First Place: Mr & Mrs Terry Hogg, George Buckley Court, South Kirkby

Second Place: Mr Robert Ingham, Forest Green, Ovenden

Third Place: Mr Samuel Semple, Bellbrooke Close, Barnsley

Mini Gardens

For entriers where floral arrangements are in containers, hanging baskets or in a patio or similar area

First Place: Mr Roy Davies, Harrogate Court, Doncaster

Second Place: Mrs Valerie Siddle, Willow Court, Halifax 

Third Place: Mrs Jane Freakes, Chestnut Court, Selby

Gardener of the Year 2019

All entries are automatically entered into this category. The winner of this prestigious award goes to…

Mr & Mrs Terry Hogg, George Buckley Court, South Kirkby

The winners each receive Love2Shop vouchers. First prize will receive £50, second place will receive £30 and third place £20, plus the winner of Gardener of the Year also wins an additional £50!

Caroline Grosvenor (Head of Sustainable Neighbourhoods) said:

“‘Many congratulations on winning the ‘Gardener of the Year award.’ You are very talented and your garden is absolutely stunning. I am sure this brings you a lot of joy and it is a delight to look at, your neighbours are very lucky to be able to share in such a fantastic view.”

You can watch a recording of the winners speech on our Facebook Page here: 

We’ve also put together a short video and photo gallery showcasing our gardener of the year’s beautiful creation!

Thank you to everyone that entered this year, and we look forward to judging again next summer!

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Ross is the Digital and Social Media Officer at Together Housing. 

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