On Britain in Bloom episode 10, Chris Bavin heads to the historic market town of Oakham in Rutland where the Bloomers are having to cope with major roadworks around the town. They can’t avoid them, so the team has decided to embrace the construction with a roadworks-themed Bloom entry.
In Britain in Bloom episode 9, Chris Bavin travels to the Lincolnshire coast to meet a group of dedicated Bloomers determined to put the ‘Great’ back into Great Grimsby. Last year their council funding for Bloom was cut and the volunteers had to drop out of the competition, but they are back and have created a social enterprise company to raise funds.
This inspiring short takes you on a journey as a young woman tries to save the forest, risking it all for the place she loves the most. Although she struggles, she comes out a legend.
Take action and join Miranda’s fight: On June 16th the World Heritage Committee will meet to decide the fate of the forests Miranda has fought to protect. No matter where in the world you are, join the 48 Hours of Global Action June 13-15th