Success at Northumbria In Bloom Awards 2021
There was great success for the Seaton Valley In Bloom groups at the Northumbria In Bloom Awards Ceremony held in Gateshead on the 29 September.
The groups have worked hard throughout 2021 to get their displays blooming for the judging that took place over the summer. Their hard work and imagination paid off with the groups achieving awards in various categories in the competition.
In the Large Village category, Holywell In Bloom were overall Best in Class winners and also received a Gold award. Seghill In Bloom received a Bronze award in the same category.
Seaton Delaval In Bloom received a Silver Gilt and Best in Class for the Village Centre in the special entry category of Town centre retail areas and business improvement districts.
Concorde House Patio Group got a Special Award of Gold in the Care/Residential/Convalescent Homes, Hospices and Day Centres special entry category.
New Hartley In Bloom received an ‘In your Neighbourhood’ Level 5 Outstanding award for the Hester Colliery Memorial Garden.
And Holywell In Bloom received a Special Award of Silver for the In Bloom Orchard at the top of Holywell Dene in the village.
We would like to congratulate all of the groups on their success in the competition this year and thank the NCC Local Service Partnership Team for their continued support to the groups.
Photos from the awards ceremony are below. Photographs © Lee Dobson