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Keynsham In Bloom

Every year, Keynsham in Bloom runs its gardening competition for residents to show off their amazing gardening skills across several different categories.

For more information about Keynsham in Bloom visit their public group on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/2527779997508778 or email keynshaminbloom@icloud.com

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Keynsham in Bloom is following the example and advice of South West in Bloom and cancelling its 2020 competition. It will return in 2021. The children's colouring competition is still going ahead.

Keynsham in Bloom 2020 Colouring Competition

 Keynsham in Bloom colouring competition

The Keynsham in Bloom colouring competition for 2020 is rainbow themed. As usual there are Infant (7 years & under) and Junior (8-11 years) categories. To enter you just need to colour in the picture for your age group, fill in your details and return it.

You can either download and print off your own entry sheet or pick up a hard copy form the box outside 14 Warwick Road, Keynsham between 10 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. Monday – Friday. You can also request a hard copy in the post by emailing deputytownclerk@keynsham-tc.gov.uk.

Download an entry sheet

Closing Date Friday 3rd July 2020

Return your completed entry to:

Keynsham in Bloom
c/o 15-17 Temple Street,
Keynsham,
BS31 1HF

Or scan in your picture and email it to:

deputytownclerk@keynsham-tc.gov.uk

Prize winners will be notified by Friday 10th July 2020 and prizes will be posted out to the lucky winners.

For any enquiries about the competition please contact Dawn Drury:

T: 07399 612317
E: deputytownclerk@keynsham-tc.gov.uk


2019 Keynsham in Bloom Results

Rachel Pollock's front garden - overall winner of the 2019 Keynsham in Bloom Competition

2019 was another excellent year with many residents, community groups and businesses entering into the 'A Bug's Life' themed event (See the 2019 results).

Thanks to the hard work of the In Bloomers and the wider community, in 2019 Keynsham was awarded a Gold in the 'Britain in Bloom' awards for the fifth year running!

Schools

  • Somerdale Educate Together Gold Award
  • Somerdale Educate Together Overall Winner

Gardening Project by Young People/organisations

  • Somerdale Shed Bronze Award
  • Keynsham and District Mencap Bronze Award
  • Keynsham Community Vegetable Plot Silver Award
  • Keynsham Community Vegetable Plot Overall Winner

Community Groups

  • Keynsham & District Dial-A-Ride Bronze Award
  • Keynsham Bowling Club Bronze Award
  • Abbeyfield Silver Gilt Award
  • Community at 67 Silver Gilt Award
  • Severnside Partnership Rail & Volunteers Silver Gilt Award
  • Old Vicarage Green Gold Award
  • Old Vicarage Green Overall Winner

Front or Side Garden

  • Carole & Mike Lambern Bronze Award
  • Patricia Adams Silver Award
  • Mike Fox Silver Award
  • Margaret Thompson Silver Gilt Award
  • Mr M Burgoyne Silver Award
  • Andrea Harding Silver Award
  • Janet Lane Silver Gilt Award
  • John Hemmings Gold Award
  • Margaret Davies & Family Silver Gilt Award
  • Clare Pollock Gold Award
  • Matt & Roxy Prosser Gold Award
  • Trish Nash Gold Award
  • Rachel Pollock Gold Award
  • Jessie Bernard Gold Award
  • Rachel Pollock Overall Winner

Containers and/or Hanging Baskets

  • Homeavon House Silver Award
  • Mr & Mrs Reynolds Gold Award
  • Lisa O’Brien Gold Award
  • John Hicks Gold Award
  • Nick Schafer Gold Award
  • John Hicks Overall Winner

Back Garden

A bug hotel on some chopped wood
  • Mary Sampson Bronze Award
  • Maureen Dickinson Silver Award
  • M Gibbons Silver Award
  • Michael Burgoyne Silver Award
  • Ray Griffin Silver Gilt Award
  • Patricia Adams Silver Gilt Award
  • John Hicks Silver Award
  • Homeavon House Silver Gilt Award
  • Margaret Davies & Family Silver Gilt Award
  • Carol & Mike Lambern Silver Gilt Award
  • Angela Sheppard Silver Gilt Award
  • Andrea Harding Silver Gilt Award
  • John Hemming Silver Gilt Award
  • Mike Fox Gold Award
  • Mr & Mrs Reynolds Gold Award
  • Aileen Brown Gold Award
  • Madeleine Davies Gold Award
  • Mr & Mrs A Kirby Gold Award
  • Clare Pollock Gold Award
  • Trish Nash Gold Award
  • Hilary Hays Gold Award
  • Jessie Bernard Gold Award
  • Mr & Mrs Reynolds Overall Winner

Allotments

  • Sarah, Stacey and Kelly Plot 102 Silver Gilt Award
  • Madeleine Davies Plot between 6-10 Charlton Park Gold Award
  • Mike May Plot 34 Gold Award
  • Angie Cullen Plot 115 Gold Award
  • Mike May Plot 34 Overall Winner

Business

  • Philippa Paget – Keynsham Properties Silver Gilt Award
  • Jamie & Scott – The New Inn Silver Gilt Award
  • Jamie & Scott – The New Inn Overall Winner

Places of Worship

  • Keynsham Baptist Church Silver Gilt Award
  • Keynsham Baptist Church Overall Winner

Special Awards

Best New Entry

Lisa O’brien

Most Artistic Entry

Mike Lambern

Best Vegetable Display Entry

Aileen Brown

Conservation/wildlife Garden

Mr Kirby

Best Umbrella Display as Voted by the Public

Cocoa Hair Design

The Ed Sant Memorial Shield Awarded to the Most Inspiring Garden 2019

Angie Cullen – Plot 115

Overall Competition Winner

Rachel Pollock