Best Kept Garden & Containers competition 2017

Congratulations to our green fingered residents who have once again done the area proud with their gardening skills. The Council received many fantastic entries to its Best Kept Garden & Containers competition in 2017 & there was some very close scoring by the judges.

The winnings entries are detailed below.


 Large GardenWinner: Mr & Mrs Peter Rushworth, Ryehill Road, Flimby
 Runner-up: Mr & Mrs Harry Bennett, Ewanrigg Road, Maryport


Medium sized GardenWinner: Mr Peter Myers, Solway Avenue, Flimby
 Runner-up: Mr Alf Rumney, St Helen’s Avenue, Flimby


 Small GardenWinner: Mr & Mrs Horsley, Flimby Brow
 FlimbyRunner-up: Ms Gillian Crewson, Solway Court, Maryport


Containers Joint Winners: Mr & Mrs Tinkler, Meadow Way, Maryport
 Joint Winners: Mr & Mrs Rosser, Meadow Way, Maryport

In addition, judges looked around the Council’s Allotment Sites & selected their favourite plots on each. The winners are set out below.

Church Street:Mr R Lindsay, Eaglesfield Street, Maryport
 Flimby: Mr Cooke, Station Road, Flimby
Sandy Lonning:Mrs Livingstone & Miss Patterson, Gavel Street, Maryport
Overall: Mr & Mrs P Slater, Church Street, Maryport