Northumbria in Bloom 2006

Prudhoe Community AllotmentIn 2006 the Prudhoe Community Allotment was winner of the Northumbria in Bloom best Voluntary Organisation.

The Northumbria in Bloom Awards began in the region over 40 years ago, with the aim of encouraging everyone to take care of their local environment and to brighten it up using trees, shrubs and flowers.

The competition covers every type of community, ranging from large cities to small villages, urban communities to seaside towns. It also awards prizes in recognition of more individual achievements such as best voluntary project, best pub or hotel and best individual contributor to the competition.