“Thank You” Message from the Mayor
In recognition of the success achieved by the team behind Ilfracombe in Bloom the Mayor and representatives from Ilfracombe Town Council hosted a “Thank You” reception last week at the Ilfracombe Centre.
The event was also an opportunity for the Ilfracombe in Bloom crew to explain the structure of the competition, it’s judging process and how they went about creating such a stunning floral display across the whole town.
The Mayor, Cllr Val Gates, spoke about how proud the town were of their achievements, especially in light of the extremely hot period of weather leading up to this years judging and the amount of time and effort it took to plan, plant and maintain the floral displays. She stressed the importance of Ilfracombe in Bloom in the promotion of Ilfracombe not just this year but during the previous 6 years in which an entry has been made on behalf of the town.