Your article: Green-fingered villagers celebrate

Terese Walton collecting her prize for Best Kept Front Garden.
Terese Walton collecting her prize for Best Kept Front Garden.

Celebrations have taken place in Stamford Bridge after the village received a Gold Award and a Discretionary Large Community Award in this year’s Yorkshire in Bloom competition.

The village’s in Bloom group held an awards evening, not only to celebrate the two prestigious awards, but also the Stamford Bridge in Bloom Local Awards. These awards were independently judged and presented by Mandy Brisco and Margaret Smith from Wilberfoss in Bloom. The award for Best Business Display went to Alison Munro from Stamford Bridge Post Office, while the Best Kept Front Garden was won by Terese and Jack Walton. Hudson Close was chosen as The Best Kept Street.