The Old Toilet Garden

The Old Toilet Garden, as its name implies, is located on the site of a now-demolished public convenience on the A30. Because the ground is ashphalt on concrete the planting is in tubs and planters (although a buddleia does seem to have broken through of its own accord…)

Sherborne in Bloom

Sherborne in Bloom

A donor has offered to sponsor the plot to keep it planted through the seasons with bee-friendly plants. The Gryphon School pupils duly obliged and it is now in full bloom.

Sherborne in Bloom

This little garden is now an amenity in quite a different sense from its original purpose!


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Best Website

This website is honoured to have twice won the coveted Barry Cruse Trophy for 'Best Website' in the South West in Bloom regional competition.

We were awarded the trophy in 2010 and 2013.

Champions 2016!

Sherborne in Bloom was awarded joint Champion of Champions at the South West in Bloom awards 2016. We were joint winners with St Just in Cornwall, scoring exactly the same marks.
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