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West Farleigh in Bloom

 

 

West Farleigh in Bloom

 

West Farleigh entered the Village category of South and South East in Bloom for the first time in 2018 and we received a Bronze certificate. In 2019 we entered both the Village category and also the Churchyard category. In both we reached Silver medals.

 

We are entering the same 2 categories again in 2020 and are still aiming to better ourselves, at least a Silver Gilt this year!

Kent Wildlife Trust

 

We liaise with the local Kent Wildlife Trust alot in our efforts to support the environment in our village.

 

We have worked together to designate a large green expance managed by the Highways agency as a 'Wilder Verge'

They are also promoting Wild About Gardens which we are embracing. More can be found out here

Village Entry 2020 

 

Due to Covid-19, the competition this year is being judged remotely by a powerpoint presentation on our efforts rather than a face to face visit by the judges.

 

To read our 2020 entry please see here:

Village Entry 2019 

 

The judges visited West Farleigh on 4th July 2019 to see and access our efforts. They were given a presentation ahead of their visit which is attached below.

 

To read our 2019 entry please see here:

Read more about our floral efforts in the community:

 

Flower Arrangers at All Saints

 

Monthly Litter Picking

 

 

Churchyard Entry 2020

 

Due to Covid-19, the competition this year is being judged remotely by a powerpoint presentation on our efforts rather than a face to face visit by the judges.

 

To read our entry please see below:

Churchyard Entry 2019

 

The judges visited West Farleigh on 4th July 2019 to see and access our efforts. They were given a presentation ahead of their visit which is attached below.

 

To read our 2019 entry please see here:

Read our Monthly blog about birds, animals and wildlife in West Farleigh by local resident Ray Morris.  Farleigh Feathers 

Read our Monthly blog about gardening by professional gardener Jon Fenlon.

This Month in the Garden

 

 

 

July:Are your sunflowers a winner?

Posted on 4th August, 2020
How are your sunflowers doing? One of the West Farleigh in Bloom’s team’s sunflowers havalready reached 4 and the ones at St Helens Corner look like they can challenge that. Thjudges will be out with their measuring stick oSaturday 15 August if your sunflowers are novisible from the road please email uat bloom@thefarleighs.co.uk so that we dont
miss you.
We are busy preparing our submission for SoutEast in Bloom which will be electronic this
year. One of the criteria is to show what we havdone during Lockdown. Apart from the bee and butterfly projects we have devised for children iWest Farleigh and at East Farleigh School, we have been posting photographs of flowers around the villagon the Farleighs Facebook page for those who have not been going out. 
If you have enjoyed these please let the judges know bemailing Bloom@thefarleighs.co.uk and help us in our mission to improve on our silver award last year by winning silver gilt this year!

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