Borough celebrates gardening success

A BOROUGH has picked up a string of awards at a regional gardening competition.. 

Fareham has celebrated another year of success at last week's South and South East in Bloom awards.

Warsash Common, Holly Hill Woodland, Westbury Manor and Portchester Common were among the green spaces in the borough to pick up awards as well as the borough as a whole receiving its 15th consecutive winning entry in the Small City category.

Fareham in Bloom also received The County Award for Hampshire for the highest marked entry in the county.

Executive Member for Streetscene at Fareham Borough Council, Councillor Simon Martin said: ‘These are outstanding results, which show the commitment and hard work of those who keep the Borough looking beautiful. I would like to congratulate and thank our passionate volunteers and the Council officers involved.’