13 September 2010
St Giles & Seven Dials In Bloom Competition 2010 - the Awards!
The award ceremony for the St Giles & Seven Dials In Bloom Competition 2010 was held on Sat 4th September at the Phoenix Garden Agricultural Show & St Giles Fayre.
Phoenix Garden Chairman, Alex, announced the winners and presented certificates and winners' rosettes.
Category: Best Roof Garden
1st - Graham and Anya, Neal's Yard.
2nd - Gina Saunders and Sian Frances, New Compton Street.
Category: Best Communal Garden
1st - Dudley Court Tenants Association, Endell St.
2nd - The Alms House, Macklin St (accepted by Rev.Bill Jacobs)
Category: Best Hanging Basket
1st - Garrard Knowles, Stacey St.
Category: Best Edible Plant
1st - pears. Graziella Mecarone, Pendrell House
1st - potatoes. Luke and Sharon Peppard, Stacey St.
Category: Best Wildlife Garden
1st - Marea McCormack and residents, Newton Street.
Category: Best Container
1st - street tubs. Gina Saunders, New Compton St. (accepted by Sian Frances)
2nd - Nicolette Roberts, St Georges Church.
Category: Best Balcony
1st - Steve Fothergill, Pendrell House.
2nd - Sian Frances, New Compton Street.
2nd - Yasmin and Kieran Egan, Pendrell House.
Category: Best House Plant
1st - orchids. Virginia, Pendrell House.
and, one totally made up category, for all her hard work organising the agricultural show;
Category: Best Show Organiser.
1st - Jane Palm-Gold
(Well done you lot! More entries next year please!)
Our thanks to Soho Housing Association for supporting the competition this year.