That’s right, the awards were announced on Thursday 16th September at an awards ceremony heled at New Vic Theatre in Newcastle under Lyme where it was announced the Moseley in Bloom achievied the only gold in the Urban Community category, and thus also becoming overall category winners.
The judges stated “Once again Moseley in Bloom has put together an outstanding entry into the Bloom campaign. The work and the enthusiasm by the volunteers are to be congratulated and this stands out as you go around Moseley.”
Jan Miller, Chair of Moseley in Bloom said:
“We’re thrilled with our continuing success which is a just reward for all the hard work and commitment put in by so many people from the City, both councillors and officers and our wonderful team of committee and volunteers. We also appreciate all the positive comments and interest we get from the people of Moseley.
We’re delighted that our neighbours, Balsall Heath and Kings Heath have also done well, both achieving silver-gilts – and together we’re beginning to transform the A435.”
The National Britain in Bloom results will be anounced on September 29th at an awards evening being hosted in Birmingham. All fingers are crossed in the hope that Moseley in Bloom can improve upon the Silver Gilt award they received for the first time they qualified for the National competition.
Moseley in Bloom would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that volunteered and contributed to the various activities that took place over the past year and wordked so hard to make Moseley look so attractive. This award is really a testament to your work!
Moseley in Bloom are already busy looking at the year ahead coming up with ideas and activites for 2011. Keep your eyes peeled to see what will be taking place!
If you would like to volunteer with Moseley in Bloom, visit us on our “Volunteers” page to find out how you can get involved!