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 small market town an attractive place in which to work and live.

Events: coming next ... Wine & Wisdom Quiz, Friday 2nd March 2018, more ...

2018: Tue 13th February: Pancake race around the Minster judged a great success, rain no obstacle , more ...

Pancake Race

2017: Fri 22nd December: Carols in the Cornmarket. An estimated 800 people filled the Cornmarket to take part in this popular annual event. Music was provided by the Broadstone Community Concert Band under the direction of Damon Corio. The collection was in aid of the Mayor's charities, of which Wimborne in Bloom was one of the beneficiaries. Photo shows Town Crier Chris Brown, Anthony Oliver (WiB) and Damon Corio

Carols in the Cornmarket

2017: Sat 9th December: '25 Years of Wimborne in Bloom' is this year's theme for our entry in the Save The Children Parade, more ...

The float

2017: Mon 27th November: 25th Anniversary of the founding of Wimborne in Bloom, more ...

The 2017 committee with Wimborne Town Mayor Terry Wheeler

2017: Sat 18th November: Coffee Morning raises almost £570, more ...

Deputy Town Mayor Cllr Robin Cook (closest to camera) with his wife Sue and Minster Churchwarden Francis Vine arriving for Coffee served by Wimborne in Bloom Committee Members Mary Allen, Chris Hooker and Peter Glancy

Deputy Town Mayor Cllr Robin Cook (closest to camera) with his wife Sue and Minster Churchwarden Francis Vine arriving for Coffee served by Wimborne in Bloom Committee Members Mary Allen, Chris Hooker and Peter Glancy

2017: Sat 11th October: Charities Fair raises almost £4,000 for charity, more ...

Lil Bolton wins first prize in Charities Fair raffle

John Allen (left) and Anthony Oliver (right), Wimborne in Bloom Committee Members present the First Prize Hamper to the winner Lil Bolton and daughter Lucy.

2017: October: With the help of the Town Council the hanging baskets are taken down from around the town centre, they'd created a stunning display of colour throughout the summer but now were beginning to fade.

Taking down the hanging baskets

2017: Wimborne wins Gold and comes top in the 'Town' category in South and South East in Bloom, more ...

2015: Wimborne wins Silver Gilt in RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals, more ...

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

2012: RHS Britain in Bloom competition - Wimborne wins GOLD and tops the 'Small Town' category, more ...

And yet more! ...