More Bloomin\' Success!
More Bloomin' Success!
Local Solutions' Horticulture Training department has won more awards for its work in Knowsley on the horticultural and environmental regeneration projects. Horticulture has been working in partnership with Knowsley FACE (Family And Community Education) via the Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities Fund in Stockbridge Village to enhance the environment in a number of neighbourhoods.
Judges from North West in Bloom visited the community projects including Craigs Community Garden, Round Hey Residents and St Jude’s, and SEEDS/Spruce Grove. Following the visits the sites achieved merits in the Royal Horticulture Society’s Neighbourhood Awards. The Stockbridge Village project received the Best Community Effort Award, as well as being joint runner up with Manchester City Council in the Urban Regeneration category.