Malmesbury in bloom 2020

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20 May 2020 00:00 - 01 August 2020 00:00
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We are delighted to report that the Malmesbury in Bloom tradition is still strong and will be going ahead again in 2020.  

With the valued support of local businesses and organisations Malmesbury Town Council will be providing a much needed lift to spirits with floral displays around Malmesbury, planting has already started.

The Malmesbury in Bloom Garden Competition 2020 

If you are lucky enough to have a garden I am sure that you have spent some of your lockdown time working on your gardens. We hope that you will be able to join us in making Malmesbury ‘blooming lovely’ again this year by sharing the fruits of your efforts and entering one (or more!) of the categories for the Malmesbury in Bloom Garden Competition.

There are categories to suit you all from pots and window boxes to large gardens.

Please download the entry form here or at the top of this page (both forms are in the same document, please complete the relevant one to you)

There are categories for; window boxes, hanging baskets and containers, courtyard and small  gardens, large gardens, streets or areas (you get together with your neighbours on this one, at a distance of course), wild flower areas and vegetable patches. Pubs, Cafes, Restaurants, any other business or service providers can also enter their gardens/displays. The closing date is 31st of July and judging will take place in early August.

Due to the current situation entry and judging will take a different form this year.  Please take 3 photographs of your garden for each category you wish to enter and specify which category each photograph is for. Your entry form and photographs can then be emailed to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you do not have access to a computer we can arrange to post you an entry form and accept postal entries.

Please write to the TIC to request an entry form at:

Town Hall, Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, SN16 9BZ

You can then complete this and return along with all your photographs to the same address. Please email the Tourist Information Centre at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any queries.

We look forward to seeing your wonderful gardens. 

Malmesbury in Bloom Children's Art Competition 2020

The entries to the Malmesbury in Bloom Children’s Art Competition from all our local nurseries, primary and secondary schools always add such creativity to Malmesbury in Bloom. We know that some of you have already been working on your entries and are eagerly anticipating seeing these.We would love to see lots of entries to our Malmesbury in Bloom Children’s Art Competition 2020 and hope you will join in.

The theme for this year is ‘Malmesbury in Bloom’. This theme is for all age groups in the four categories:

  • 4 years and under
  • 5 – 7 years
  • 8 – 10 years
  • 11- 16 years

Artwork should be a maximum of A4 in size. This year art works of any media can be submitted, they will need to be scanned. All scans and photographs need to be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Each entry must be accompanied by an entry form with the artist’s name, age, class and the school name (this is important so that we can contact winners).

Please download the entry form here or at the top of this page (both forms are in the same document, please complete the relevant one to you)

The closing date for all entries will be Friday 31st of July. All entries need to be emailed to the Tourist Information Centre by 4pm on that day.
The finalist’s paintings and photographs will be displayed on the Malmesbury Town Council’s website and there will be a presentation for all finalists with prizes.

If you have any queries please contact the Tourist Information Centre at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We very much hope you will enter the competition and as always look forward to seeing your wonderful creative art work.

 
 

All Dates

  • From 20 May 2020 00:00 to 01 August 2020 00:00