The Town Council held its annual Allotment competition during the Summer 2017. Prizes were awarded for the best kept and most improved allotment gardens at each of the 4 Allotment sites.
The Town Mayor, Councillor Frank Arrowsmith presented individual winners with their prizes at an awards event held on Sunday 13th August at the Grainger Centre.
Individual winners were:-
Group 1 Allotments (behind Martinwells Lake)
Best kept – John Lee , Most improved – Ian Wright
Group2/3 (Staveley Street)
Best kept – Anthony Buzza , Most improved – Grace Edson
Group 4 (HillTop)
Best kept – Dawn & Graham Smith , Most improved – Isaac Greaves
Group 5 (behind Auburn Road)
Best kept – Robbie Conroy , Most improved – Sandra Fry
Individual winners (or friends/relatives collecting the prize on their behalf) are pictured receiving their award from the Town Mayor, including a group photograph.