Now in our 27th 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.

A sample of what we do: 2018 Summer Floral Display

Wimborne in Bloom Tote Bag

2018: Dec - The brand new Wimborne in Bloom Tote Bag - available to purchase at all 'In Bloom' events, all profits from each sale go towards 'In Bloom' funds. We plan to announce further sales outlets early in 2019.

Monday morning maintenance team

2018: 17th Dec - Some of the Wimborne in Bloom volunteer monday morning maintenance team pose for a publicity photo to be sent for inclusion (hopefully) in the final edition of the Stour & Avon magazine, from left: Peter Glancy, Chris Hooker, Felicity Prince, Rob Cole, Robin Carr, John Eaton and John Allen.

Wimborne in Bloom Float

2018: 8th Dec - Wimborne in Bloom Float in the Annual Wimborne Save The Children Parade, more ...

Wimborne in Bloom Pre Christmas Coffe Morning

2018: 17th Nov - Wimborne in Bloom Pre Christmas Coffee Morning raises almost £600 for 'in Bloom' funds, more ...

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 ...

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 ...


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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