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Now in our 27th year ...

Welcome to the Wimborne in Bloom website, a record of some of the activities and successes of a group of volunteers drawn from the townsfolk of Wimborne Minster, in their ongoing contribution towards making this market town an attractive place in which to work and live. Here is a sample of what we do: 2018 Summer Floral Display

Hanging baskets are delivered

2019: June - Beecroft Nursery delivers 195 hanging baskets; with the help of WMTC groundsmen and a bevvy of WIB volunteers they are all put into position around the town in just over four hours.

2019: May - Annual Spring Cofee Morning raises over £650 for 'In Bloom' funds, more ...

Entrance to new Wimborne First School

2019: May - A small team struggled with hard clay and numerous stones to plant somewhere in the region of 750 daffodil bulbs on the bank leading to the new Wimborne First School. The bulbs were generously donated by Vic Plowman and should make a superb show next spring.

Entrance to new Wimborne First School

2019: May - Richard Nunn, John Burden, Peter Glancy, Mary Allen - all wishing that a petrol driven fence post hole borer were on hand!.

Entrance to Redcotts Playing Fields

2019: May - Chris and Jean Hooker took the initiative to plant up a small bed at the northern entrace to the Redcotts Playing Fields to make a more welcoming appearance.

Trellis Public Toilet Block

2019: May - To brighten up the Public Toilet Block on Cook Row we have attached a trellis and will be encouraging climbing plants to cover this otherwise blank wall.

2019: Mar - Wimborne in Bloom to be beneficiary of generous legacy, more ...

Avenue Road Geniuses

2019: Mar 1st - At the 26th annual Wimborne in Bloom Wine & Wisdom Quiz Evening the Avenue Road Geniuses take the Eco-Composting Shield in a close run competiton , more ...

Wimborne in Bloom Annual Meeting

2019: Feb - At the Wimborne in Bloom Annual Meeting it is announced that Wimborne for the second year running will be taking part in the 2019 Britain in Bloom Competition more ...

Wimborne in Bloom Tote Bag

2018: Dec - The brand new Wimborne in Bloom Tote Bag - on sale for £5.00 at all 'In Bloom' events or from outlets in the town, more ...

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How has Wimborne done? ...

2018: Wimborne was awarded Silver Gilt in the RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals in the 'Town' category, more ...

2018: Wimborne was awarded Gold and was ranked top in the 'Town' category in South and South East in Bloom competition (again), we also scooped the Dorset County Award for achieving the highest score in the county across all categories, more ...

2017: Wimborne was awarded Gold and was ranked top in the 'Town' category in South and South East in Bloom competition, more ...

2015: Wimborne awarded Silver Gilt in the RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals in the 'Small Town' category, more ...

2015: Wimborne awarded Gold in South and South East in Bloom, more ...

2012: RHS Britain in Bloom competition - Wimborne was awarded Gold and topped the 'Small Town' category, more ...

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