What is South & South East in Bloom

South & South East in Bloom is part of the Britain in Bloom, campaign  where Boroughs, communities, residents, businesses can work together to improve their  environment. We have three main objectives: 1. See an increase in the number of people involved in gardening and horticulture and to see the standard maintained or rise wherever possible. 2. To
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Welcome to South & South East in Bloom

Welcome to the South & South East in Bloom Website – The web site for community groups, schools and local authorities wishing to participate in Britain in Bloom in the Southern England and South East region. Each year we receive 100’s of entries from communities, schools, cities, towns and villages who wish to participate from
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Gardens & Gardeners

The efforts of South & South East in Blooms Gardeners can be seen all across the region and each year judges are amazed at the number and quality of the gardens they are shown. But if you are proud of your front garden or a balcony and your Borough, Town or village  does not have

How to get involved

If you want to get involved,  go to ………………………………….and see what difference you can make locally  or if you already part of a group committed to improving your area  have a look through our site we are sure to have a category you can enter. From our free to enter It’s Your Neighbourhood (an RHS
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Parks & Gardens

South & South East England’s  Country Parks, Gardens and Greenspaces are among the very best in the UK and are the glue that binds our campaigns together, we  therefore wish to recognise these special places at our Annual Awards.  Infinitely variable, from large open spaces to small, intimate gardens offering peace and quiet just for

Awards 2016 Update

Thanks to our sponsors and supporters, Your London Airport Gatwick, Bourne Amenity, Amethyst Horticulture and Ferring Nursery, and our Awards hosts Fareham Borough Council. The South & South East in Bloom 2016 awards at Ferneham Hall, Fareham were a great success.

Some 340 guests enjoyed a great day at Ferneham Hall which was beautifully decorated and presented by Matt Wakefield and the Fareham in Bloom Volunteers.
From the number of Silver Gilt Awards and the number of the much coveted Gold awards, standards have risen again this year.

The results are published on the Downloads page and Anne & Kate our Campaign Managers will be sending out images by the weekend.

Thank you all for making 2016 another great year.

Kindest regards

Peter Holman - Chairman

Headline Sponsor 2017

Our Headline sponsor 2016 "Your London Airport Gatwick" who provided us with such tremendous support enabling us to run the 2016 campaign announced at the 2016 Awards at Ferneham Hall, Fareham that they would be sponsoring South & South East in Bloom again in 2017. Great News

Hints & Tips

The September hints & tips are now available from the downloads menu. This months hints & tips includes some suggestions for attracting butterflies and bees into the garden. More from Reg next month. Happy Gardening Ed.

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All at South & South East in Bloom would like to wish our National Finalist the very best of luck at the forthcoming awards.

They are: Deal, Bournemouth, Farnham, Ryde & Canterbury