Flower power set to hit Chesterfield

Chesterfield Crooked Spire with daffodils
Chesterfield Crooked Spire with daffodils

Green-fingered residents are invited to enter this year’s Chesterfield in Bloom competition.

There are nine categories in the annual completion led by Chesterfield Borough Council.

These include: Best front garden; Best back garden sponsored by Frederick’s Ice Cream; Best container garden; Best blooming pub/restaurant sponsored by Chesterfield Borough Council; Best kept allotment site; Best kept allotment plot sponsored by Dunston Hall Garden Centre and New Leaf Garden Centre; Most improved garden; and Best hanging basket.

Councillor Chris Ludlow said: “Every year, we have so many entries and the standard is always remarkable.”

Application forms are available at www.chesterfield.gov.uk. The closing date for entries is July 3. Budding Chesterfield in Bloom volunteers can also contact john.ramsey@chesterfield.gov.uk or call 01246 345097.