Now in our 26th year ...

Welcome to the Wimborne in Bloom website, a record of some of the activities and successes of a group of volunteers drawn from the townsfolk of Wimborne Minster, in their ongoing contribution towards making this market town an attractive place in which to work and live.

Wimborne in Bloom Charities Fair raffle winners receive their prizes

2018: 10th Nov - Wimborne in Bloom Charities Fair raises almost £5,000 for charity, more ...

Sam and Joes Challenge Bowl and Civic Pride Award recipients at Wimborne in Bloom social evening

2018: 24th Oct - At this year's Wimborne in Bloom Social Evening presentations were made of the Sam & Joes Challenge Bowl - which was awarded to Geoff and Penny Savill for their much appreciated ongoing support of the in Bloom cause, and the Civic Pride Award was given to the Poet's Corner Group - Polly Addison-Lithgow, Robin Lithgow and David Emes (group member Phil Main was able to attend).

Receiving award at Britain in Bloom

2018: 19th Oct - The waiting is over ... Wimborne was awarded Silver Gilt in the 'Town' category of this year's RHS Britain in Bloom competition. It was a great achievement to be invited to take part in the competition, especially for a small entirely volunteer run operation such as ours, more ...

Emptying the Hanging Baskets

2018: 16/17th Oct - Ending 4 months of stunning colour; the hanging baskets are taken down by volunteer regulars with additional help from Wimborne Town Council ground staff.

Waitrose Community Matters Scheme

2018: Oct - At a recent presentation a cheque for £318 was handed over to Wimborne in Bloom, a share of the proceeds from the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme, more ...

Fashion Show

2018: Fri 28th Sept - Fashion show at M&Co in aid of Wimborne in Bloom, more ...

School art and poetry category winners

2018: Sat 22nd Sept - Local Competition Prizegiving at Allenbourn Middle School - The Mayor, Cllr Mrs Kelly Webb with the Schools Art and Poetry Competitions Winners together with Richard Nunn, Chairman, Wimborne in Bloom (back row left) and Susie Gatrell, Committee Member who co-ordinated the completions (back row right), more ...

Adult Local Competition winners

The Mayor, Cllr Mrs Kelly Webb with the Local Competition Adult Prizewinners and Richard Nunn, Chairman of Wimborne in Bloom (6th from left back row in turquoise jersey)

Committee displaying the South and South East awards

2018: September - Wimborne wins the Town category in South and South East in Bloom and also scoops the Dorset County Award for achieving the highest score across the county, more ...

Summer Floral Display

2018: August - The summer floral display makes an impact throughout the town, more ...


How has Wimborne done? ...

2018: Wimborne was awarded Silver Gilt in the RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals in the 'Town' category, more ...

2018: Wimborne was awarded Gold and was ranked top in the 'Town' category in South and South East in Bloom competition (again), we also scooped the Dorset County Award for achieving the highest score in the county across all categories, more ...

2017: Wimborne was awarded Gold and was ranked top in the 'Town' category in South and South East in Bloom competition, more ...

2015: Wimborne awarded Silver Gilt in the RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals in the 'Small Town' category, more ...

2015: Wimborne awarded Gold in South and South East in Bloom, more ...

2012: RHS Britain in Bloom competition - Wimborne was awarded Gold and topped the 'Small Town' category, more ...

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