Nominate Your Favourite Gardens

Our annual Local Garden Competitions are currently open for entries - judging takes place in August, with awards presented at our AGM in September...

Become a Volunteer

Find out more about what we do and contact us to become a volunteer.

Join our Monthly Lottery!

It's easy to support Oakham In Bloom projects - just £12 a year enters you into our monthly draw, with a chance to win £30, £20 or £15 every month!
Oakham In Bloom was formed in August 1997 – the committee consists entirely of volunteers and works in partnership with Oakham Town Council, Rutland County Council, schools and youth groups, voluntary organisations, residents and businesses. Read more...

Featured Projects

The Peacock
 

The Peacock

In the gardens at the back of Oakham Library is a popular feature with visitors and residents - The Peacock! 'Rescued' in 2011 from the old prison site at Ashwell, the Peacock was installed and planted in 2012.
Bypass & Roundabouts
 

Bypass & Roundabouts

The bypass and its roundabouts have been the biggest project for Oakham In Bloom in recent years. Throughout 2009 Oakham In Bloom planned to develop the centres of the five roundabouts along the bypass – a long term project over several years.
Gardening Fun at Brooke Hill
 

Gardening Fun at Brooke Hill

We had a wonderful time at Brooke Hill Academy's Assembly... the children are taking part in a sunflower competition and have started a gardening group.