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Leeds In Bloom

Leeds in Bloom encourages residents and businesses to work in partnership to decorate their homes or premises with flowers and make Leeds look more attractive.  

Leeds in Bloom competitions

Everyone can get involved with competitions. You can enter your own garden or flowerpots, or your work place's window boxes or hanging baskets. You can enter your school, place of worship or housing complex.  Our regular design a flowerbed competition encourages budding young artists and our photography competition selects the best visual images for the annual Leeds In Bloom calendar.

For more information visit the related pages.


In Bloom Groups

There are 50 local In Bloom groups across Leeds. These volunteers take pride in where they live. They enhance the area, raising funds for flower  displays, creating and maintaining flower beds and litter picking. To see if there is a local group near you or to establish one in your area, please contact Richard Gill at richard.gill@leeds.gov.uk

Britain In Bloom 2012 

We are very proud to annouce that Leeds won GOLD in the Large City category this year.

Other local winners were as follows: 

  • St Georges Crypt won the Young Peoples Awards 
  • Kippax In Bloom won Gold and was a Joint category winner in the Urban Community Category
  • Pat Samy from Kippax in Bloom won the Community Champion Awards
  • Town Close Hills (Billy Woods), Kippax, won the Conservation and Wildlife Award

Frequently asked questions

Is there a competition I can enter?

Yes, Leeds In Bloom have a range of competitions look at the links on this page.

How do I get an entry form?

The entry forms are available on each competitions webpage.

How will I know if you have received my entry form?

We can not write to everyone confirming there entry has been received but if you telephone 0113 25301 we will confirm verbally.