Certificates of achievement were presented the various participants in Cranleigh in Bloom 2016 at a prize giving tea party at Notcutts Garden Centre on Thursday afternoon.
Our judges carried out an inspection in the village last month, deciding the winners in a number of different categories and awarding a bronze, silver or gold standard.
The judges used the RHS judging criteria, looking for quality of planting, maintenance and floral impact.
Here is the full list of the winners in each category:
Gold – Handyman’s Hardware
Silver – Cranleigh Village Community Hospital & The Natural Life Shop
Bronze – Carolyn Lodge Travel & Informed Choice
Gold – Cromwell Coffee House
Silver – One Hundred &Twenty One
Bronze – Idyllic
Gold – Manns of Cranleigh
Silver – One Forty
Bronze – The Richard Onslow
Community floral displays
Gold – Fountain Square (presented to Gill Ford)
Silver – Stocklund Square (presented to Fran Foster)
Bronze – The Obelisk (presented to Abi Truelove) & Millennium Sculpture (presented to Andrea Bamford)
Gold – Cranleigh Library (presented to David Johnson, Baskets in Bloom)
Silver – Post Office flower beds (presented to Rotary Club of Cranleigh)
Bronze – Fountain Square & Village Hall flower bed (presented to Andrea Bamford)
Gold – The Three Horseshoes
Gold – British Red Cross Shop
Silver – Oxfam Shop
Gold – Cranleigh Water Trough (presented to Miki Marks)
Silver – Cranleigh Community Group
Bronze – Rania Flower Bed (presented to Paul Stevens)
Gold – Rawlings of Cranleigh
Silver – Little Manor Service Station
Gold – Stewart Stennett & Robert Todman
Cranleigh in Bloom chairman Martin Bamford presented £50 gift vouchers, kindly donated by Glendale Services, to Christopher Robin Sure Start Centre and Cranleigh Community Group.