Wight in Bloom 2016 – Application Form Now Available


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Wight in Bloom 2016 is now open for entries and we would like to invite you to enter this year. The free to enter competition, sponsored by Red Funnel and organised by Visit Isle of Wight since 2015, encourages and rewards those who take pride in their environment and make the Island a colourful and vibrant place to live and visit.

Wight in Bloom is part of Visit Isle of Wight’s Garden Isle marketing campaign, which this year coincides with Visit England’s Year of the Garden 2016 and the 300th anniversary of the birth of the 18th century garden designer, ‘Capability’ Brown.

This year sees 11 categories in the competition, including Best Small Front Garden, Best Large Front Garden, Best Young People Initiative, Best Commercial Garden, Best Senior Citizen Complex, Best Community Floral Project, Best Small Tourist Attraction, Best Large Tourist Attraction, Best Creative use of a Small Space, Best Coastal Garden and Best Edible Garden.

Please click on the below image to download this year’s application form.

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Closing date for applications is 13th June and judging is over three weeks, 4th – 18th July for the main, 19th – 25th July for shortlisted and Overall Winner.

You can either send the form to The Wight in Bloom Co-ordinator, Visit Isle of Wight, The Guildhall, High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY or email the form to bloom@visitwight.org

If you have any queries please call 07502 609 856 or email bloom@visitwight.org