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: Saturday 12th May, Coffee Morning, Bring & Buy, Raffle, more ...

Quiz winners - Wimborne Civic Society

2018: Fri 23rd March, three weeks later than usual due to the snow, the annual Wine & Wisdom Quiz saw 29 teams display their skills identifying weeds, sporting heroes from the past and popular TV characters amongst other things over a varied selection of quiz categories. Winners this year - the team from Wimborne Civic Society, more ...

2018: Wimborne has been nominated as a Britain in Bloom finalist for 2018, more ...

2018: Sun 4th March, daffodils outside the Fire Station reappear as the snow melts away as quickly as it came

Daffodils outside Fire Station

2018: Thu 1st March, snow sweeps across Dorset bringing the county to a standstill, but also provides the very rare opportunity for a Wimborne in Bloom flower tower to get a snowman make-over.

Snowman

2018: February: The grasses bed on Willow Walk, near Waitrose, gets its annual trim

Trimming the grasses bed

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: 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! ...