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Britain in Bloom Judges are coming

Britain in Bloom judges are coming soon
THE BRITAIN IN BLOOM JUDGES ARE COMING… ON WEDNESDAY 2ND AUGUST We need you to help us prepare… Sunday 30th July at 10 am, meet at the Buttercross for a pre Britain in Bloom … http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/britain-bloom-judges-are-coming/

Town marker stones repainted

Gateways to Otley cleaned up and repainted.
We have cleaned up and weeded and trimmed around the gateway stones on Leeds Road and Pool Road, and repainted the lettering, so you can read the town name now.   http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/town-marker-stones-repainted/

November tasks

In November we worked at Bremner Street and at the Fire Station garden.
On 1st November we had two tasks to do. Some of us worked at Bremner Street doing some pruning, including cutting back an oversized prickly shrub that was growing out over the … http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/november-tasks/

Recycling plants at the allotment

Weeding, tidying, and potting at the allotment so we have some spare plants to use when we need them.
This week a few volunteers did some work at the Otley in Bloom allotment.  Here's what they said about it: Had a good morning in the wind at the allotment - much tidier, weed fre… http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/recycling-plants-allotment/

Replanting the wooden planters in Otley

Otley in Bloom members Edie, Mary, Jacquie, Ian and Maria trimmed, weeded and planted 15 Instaplanta planters between them.
var addthis_config = {"data_track_addressbar":true}; Replanting the wooden planters in Otley A very productive Sunday morning initiated by Jacquie.  Otley … http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/replanting-wooden-planters-otley/

Weeding at Linfoot Court

On November 10th, four Otley in Bloom members weeded a bed and some paving at Linfoot Court.
On November 10th, Margaret, Alan, Edie and Sue from Otley in Bloom weeded a bed and some paving at Linfoot Court, the sheltered housing by the side of Waitrose in Otley, and swept… http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/weeding-linfoot-court/

Chippendale flower bed clean up

Today Otley in Bloom members Sue, Ian, Jacquie, David and Maria pruned, weeded and generally tidied up the flower bed beside the Chippendale statue.
var addthis_config = {"data_track_addressbar":true}; Today Otley in Bloom members Sue, Ian, Jacquie, David and Maria pruned, weeded and generally tidied up the … http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/chippendale-flower-bed-clean/

Town centre litter picking and clean up

Four of our members tonight weeded, swept and litter picked Bremner Street, outside Mill Trading and the Red Pepper Indian restaurant.
Four of our members tonight weeded, swept and litter picked Bremner Street, outside Mill Trading and the Red Pepper Indian restaurant.    http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/town-centre-litter-picking-and-clean/

Gas works corner clean up and weeding and spraying around town

On Sunday two of our group had cleaned up the area at ‘gas works corner’ where we have created a community orchard and veg / fruit plot for the locals.
var addthis_config = {"data_track_addressbar":true}; On Sunday two of our group had cleaned up the area at ‘gas works corner’ where we have created a community … http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/gas-works-corner-clean-and-weeding-and-spraying-around-town/

Town Centre maintenance

One of our members today spent a beautiful early morning round town watering, removing graffiti and weed spraying.
var addthis_config = {"data_track_addressbar":true}; One of our members today spent a beautiful early morning round town watering, removing graffiti and weed sp… http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/town-centre-maintenance/

Tidy up, weeding and watering around town

A few of our members were out tonight tidying up the Leeds and Pool Road Gateways, they also gave the grasses in the Manor Square Barrier Planters a haircut.
A few of our members were out tonight tidying up the Leeds and Pool Road Gateways, they also gave the grasses in the Manor Square Barrier Planters a haircut.  Moving on through to… http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/tidy-weeding-and-watering-around-town/

Weed Killing

Weed Killing Over the last few weeks a small team of dedicated Otley In Bloomers have been out walking the town spraying the weeds.
Over the last few weeks a small team of dedicated Otley In Bloomers have been out walking the town spraying the weeds.  They were joined on Tuesday by several others to clear away… http://www.otleyinbloom.co.uk/blog/weed-killing/