The Changing face of Bloom

London in Bloom Bloom after  53 years still remains a powerful tool for positive change. Bloom with its aims of increasing community involvement, care for our environment, and maintaining our precious Green Spaces are seen as priorities for local authorities and community gardening is making a real impact on the quality of local peoples lives.  During

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 2022

Thank you to all of our amazing entries this year.  We have had a tremendous response and we may even beat our all-time record of 347 entries.

Let’s hope that the year pans out as we all hope and once again we can meet up to see all of your amazing work.

Best wishes to all from the Trustees of London in Bloom


Stay safe and Well

London in Bloom

Categories 2022

New categories from 2021 continue this year.   These categories include the Environmental Challenge to encourage London residents, community groups and local authorities and business communities to tell us what is being done to deal with climate change, global warming and sustaining our fragile eco-systems. The Schools Environmental Challenge and the Desktop entries for smaller entries.

Entry forms can be found on the downloads page

Thank you




Virtual Seminars

The first of the seminar presentations is to be found on the downloads page. Additional presentations will appear there in the downloads section in the coming weeks

Virtual Seminars & Green Lines

The latest newsletter is now available and copies of all the Virtual Seminar presentations can be found on the downloads page.