Oakham has been awarded Silver Gilt by East Midlands In Bloom at today’s awards ceremony.
Oakham In Bloom Chairman, Chris Morten, said: “We are thrilled to receive a Silver Gilt Award. It is wonderful to receive such recognition of all the effort and achievements of volunteers, residents and businesses to make Oakham look so good all year round.”
The Oakham In Bloom volunteers were also recognised for their sustained contribution with a special award from the judges.
“I was so proud to accept the special award on behalf of all our dedicated volunteers who work so hard on so many projects,” Chris added.
This year’s East Midlands In Bloom ceremony was hosted by Uppingham In Bloom and held at Rutland Water Golf Course.