Welcome to Ongar in Bloom 2016
AMAZING NEWS!!! Ongar has won SILVER in the 2016 Anglia in Bloom awards
Ongar in Bloom for a cleaner, greener and more beautiful town. Fun and flowers!
We are a part of the RHS Britain in Bloom movement.
Christine Walkden launched our tiny charity, run by volunteers, established to make Ongar a greener and more beautiful place.
Charlie Avent, age 6,Tallest Sunflower 2016→
with his sister Lily, age 2½→
More flowers, shrubs and trees in the Ongar area.
Interesting walks and talks exploring the rich history of our town.
Quiz night, cream teas, garden parties and 'Tidy up' group.
Please join the many Ongar residents who support us by coming along to our events.
Christine believes that growing flowers and trees will help us to grow our sense of community and pride.
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'TIDYUP GROUP' all welcome next meeting :
Time : Saturday morning 24th September at 9.30 - 10.30pm
Coffee after at the United Reformed Church Hall
Meet: In front of Sainsbury's
Job: Tidy up the footpath across the field behind Sainsbury's
Bring: Gloves. All other equipment provided
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Ongar in Bloom end of year meeting followed by a BRING & BUY
Time : Saturday morning 15th October
End of year meeting 10 - 10.30am
Bring & Buy 10.30 - 12noon
United Reformed Church (through the archway between Livingstone cottages in the High Street)
Help boost our funds to provide plants for the new baskets
Bring cakes, toiletries, bric-a brac or just yourself!
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CROCUS PLANTING - we have 5000 purple crocuses to plant
Join us on Saturday morning 29th October 9.30am to 12.00noon
In front of the Burial Ground (opposite Weighbridge Court, High Street)
Bring a dibber or garden fork and gloves!
Town Sign April 2016
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