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

9 minutes ago
David Neale.

Police searching for a missing man from Outwell have today (Wednesday) found a body in River Nene in Wisbech.

Sunshine Coast mayor visiting March. Sunshine coast Mayor Mark Jamieson with Lily Rose Keenoy and Lewis Howe from Cavalry school and Cllr Carol Cox..Picture: Steve Williams.

The Mayor of the Sunshine Coast in Australia made a 10,000 mile trip to pay his respects to one of his countrymen, Second World War hero Jim Hocking, today.

16:39
Chapel road car park.Wisbech.

Police and council officials are working to make sure there is no breach of the peace after about 30 gypsy vans parked at the rugby field in Wisbech.

15:48
Bee Hotel  launched by facet and Sainsburys. Students from Facet with the Mayor of March Rob Skoulding and Michelle Connolly Sainsbury's PR ambassador. Picture: Steve Williams.

Busy bee students were out in force at the side of Sainsbury’s in March to plant a wildlife haven in March town centre.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition