Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 11°C

min temp: 5°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Frinton: Town’s In Bloom team are ‘quietly confident’ of success

Anglia in Bloom judge Margaret Spencer was joined by pupils at Frinton Primary School, Frinton Mayor Iris Johnson, judge Bob Hardwick and David Foster, chairman of Frinton in Bloom, on a tour of the primary school

Anglia in Bloom judge Margaret Spencer was joined by pupils at Frinton Primary School, Frinton Mayor Iris Johnson, judge Bob Hardwick and David Foster, chairman of Frinton in Bloom, on a tour of the primary school's garden on Friday, 11 July.

The chairman of Frinton in Bloom says he is “quietly confident” following a visit by regional judges.

shares

David Foster is hopeful the town will retain the Gold standard it has achieved in the previous five years from the Anglia in Bloom panel.

Adjudicators were taken on a five mile walk around the floral highlights of Frinton on Friday, including schools, playing fields and the shopping centres, as well as an edible garden created by children at the Crescent Gardens.

Mr Foster said: “We believe we have had a successful judging day.

“We have won gold for the last five years and we keep up a standard we believe is right.

“We are quietly confident we are as good as last year, possibly better.

“A highlight for me this year is the Triangle Shopping Centre, we were very impressed and the community there had made an effort beyond the call.”

The Anglia in Bloom awards are announced on Tuesday September 9.

shares

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other East Anglian Daily Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by East Anglian Daily Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique East Anglian Daily Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Thatch Fire in Thorndon

A 300-year-old thatched cottage in Thorndon, near Eye, was saved after the quick efforts of a homeowner and neighbour who helped contain the spread of a blaze before firefighters arrived.

The fire service and police at the scene of a fire on Oulton Road North.

Picture: James Bass

An elderly man has died and another man was injured following a fire at a home in Oulton.

Dee Culley had help from her 10 year-old daughter Trinity, who had watched a birthing programme on tv, when she unexpectedly had her waters break and gave birth to Jasmin on March 31.

A nine-year-old girl helped her mum deliver her baby sister after watching TV programme One Born Every Minute.

Gorleston Beach

A man who suffered a cardiac arrest on Gorleston Beach this afternoon has been taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition.

Colchester market manager Emma Powell, Town Crier Robert Needham, Cllr Anne Turrell, Mayor John Elliott, Mayoress Janet Elliott, Roman Centurion David Carter and President of the National Market Traders Federation visited stall holders at the launch of Colchester's new market on Saturday, 18 April.

Colchester’s new Charter Market was officially launched yesterday with a day of celebration.

House burglary in Colchester

A laptop and camera have been stolen during a house burglary in Colchester on Friday night.

Damage is caused to a parked car in Colchester.

It is believed damage caused to a parked car in Colchester was by a vehicle which did not stop.

Woman arrested over Leiston stabbings

A teenager has been arrested in connection with the stabbing of two men in Leiston on Friday night.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April.

Around 50 impromptu dancers wowed crowds on Ipswich’s Cornhill with their Zumba moves yesterday afternoon.

Solar farm. Library image.

A proposed solar park in Wix has been tipped for approval by council planning officers.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages