|Godmanchester in Bloom|
In late 2007, John Thackray with support from the Town Council and Godmanchester Community Association initiated the idea that Godmanchester should participate in Anglia in Bloom. With support at an initial meeting, a committee formed comprising: Malcolm Cohen, Godmanchester’s Mayor, Ex officio President, John Thackray, David Brown, Carol Godley, Nina Collier and Mary Stokes.
In 2008 Godmanchester received a Silver Award in the Small Towns Category, and were regional winners in the Best Environmental Quality Award. The past year has been summarised in a short document here (PDF). The 2009 visit by Anglia in Bloom Judges will be on Thursday 9 July. Full itinerary here (PDF)
The present Committee comprises:
This Committe is now operating independently of Godmanchester Community Association and the Town Council. Other groups and businesses provide support and patricipate, and more are always welcome. All residents are actvely encouraged to consider locations that they can improve. The overall objective is to improve the town for everyone, and to see a year-on-year expansion so that Godmanchester is able to celebrate in 2012 eight hundred years since our Charter of 1212.
2009 Rota for the Godmanchester Town War Memorial is here
2009 Winners of Godmanchester in Bloom
For the first time the Pubs took part in the GMC In Bloom flower display competition in 2009. The Judges were Deputy Mayor David Brown and Councillor Mrs Worthington., who made the following awards:
In the Godmanchester in Bloom competition for the Towns Retirement Homes the Judges, Mary Stokes,Alison Mackie,Carlie Campbell and Nina Collier made the following awards:
Minutes of Meetings
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