The Changing face of Bloom

The Changing Face of Bloom Bloom has enjoyed 52 years in London and still remains a powerful tool for positive change. However, the way Bloom is being delivered across the UK is changing. No longer are all local authorities able to organise and manage Bloom and consequently many once proud and successful City entries are

Business Improvement Districts & Town centres

Since London in Bloom started in the 1960’s businesses have been a major contributor in brightening up our High Streets and Town Centres and creating destination hubs and visitor experiences across London.  Business also make contribution to the Boroughs of London who enter London in Bloom and several who go on to represent the Capital in

Londons Parks, Greenspaces & Heritage Parks & Gardens

Public Parks & Gardens and Green Spaces are among the most important places for Londoners and indeed they form part of our heritage. Infinitely variable; large and small, and often intimate places that can be enjoyed on many levels. Perhaps for just sitting and enjoying the scenery, for sport and children’s play, for gardens or

London in Bloom

London in Bloom  celebrates the efforts of London’s Boroughs & Cities, Business Improvement Districts, Towns & Villages, Town Centres, Community Gardening Groups,  Parks & Green Spaces, Businesses and individuals.  Through the annual category based competitions  London in Bloom recognises entries by awarding Bronze, Silver, Silver Gilt & Gold Awards  and other awards at an annual

Allotments & Grow Your Own

London in Bloom is not just about flowers,  and we welcome entries from Allotment sites, either via the local authorities entry into London in Bloom or in their own right.  If you are a member of an allotment society who manages the whole site voluntarily you could enter the RHS Its Your Neighbourhood Scheme administered

What is London in Bloom?

London in Bloom is a campaign and competition where Boroughs, communities, residents, businesses can work together to improve the environment of London to make a greener, cleaner place to live, work and visit. London in Bloom’s annual competition recognises and rewards participants with Certificates & Trophies at its annual award ceremony. To support our entries

London in Bloom 2020

Dates for seminars, events and judging will be posted in Novermber. The online application system for 2020 will go live at the end of October. All current participants will be informed via email.



London in Bloom Awards 2019

London in Bloom held a very successful annual Awards Ceremony at the Art Pavilion, Mile End in the Borough of Tower Hamlets on Friday 20th September. The LB Tower Hamlets hosted event was a great success with over 300 attendings.. two hundred and eighty (280) awards were presented to Community Gardening Groups, Parks & Gardens entries and main categories. The overall winner this year was Walthamstow Village. London in Bloom would like to thank all of those who were able to attend and the many groups who could not. Your participation is greatly appreciated. To the team at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets wh created a superb event and to the Trustees and judges who make the whole year work so well. Thank you

London in Bloom Chairman says Farewell

Geoff Hyde who has been the Chairman of London in Bloom for fourteen years stepped down at the London in Bloom Awards. Geoff has been involved with London in Bloom since the mid-’90s. Geoff says he will continue in his role of Trustee & Company Secretary.

Geoff has guided London in Bloom through a period of great change and has been a key figure in advising the Britain in Bloom Federation.

Geoff’s final function as Chairman will be attending Britain in Bloom Awards in London on the 25th October.

The replacement Chairman(s) will be announced following those awards.



London in Bloom Results 2019

Please see the results by going to the downloads page