Friends of Exmouth in Bloom 2019

Exmouth in Bloom are currently preparing the launch of their annual ‘Friends Group’ fund raising campaign.  In 2018 we recruited 250 Members raising £2355 all of which contributed towards the cost of flowers, shrubs, plants, compost and watering of our ... Read more »

Thanks to Dave and Linda Wilson.

Exmouth in Bloom presented Dave and Linda Wilson of  Wilson’s Paints Exmouth, with a certificate of thanks for their support and advice with our projects in the town. Over many years they have provided  specialist paint for our boats, planters, ... Read more »

Prestigious awards for Exmouth’s Parks

At the South West in Bloom Spring Seminar, held in Chippenham, EDDC’s Lorna Christo and Sharon Scott accepted awards for Exmouth’s two major parks. Phear Park received a 4 star award and Manor Gardens the top 5 stars. Many congratulations ... Read more »

Misty morning for Volunteers

February’s workparty started in the mist. The boys tackled the roundabout and the Swan, while the girls weeded and dead-headed planters, troughs and boats.  The sun broke through to reveal one of Exmouth’s blue-sky days. The daffodils on Marine way ... Read more »

Eleven go ‘fishing’ at the Waterwheel

Really satisfying morning! Eleven marvelous volunteers, including newcomer Dave, arrived armed with lawn rakes and rubber gloves to fish the leaves out of the Waterwheel pond and generally tidy up the area. Liz our Wildlife Trust expert was on hand ... Read more »

Step by step on The Verge

In preparation for planting, Graham and Richard attacked the roots, (left when the Verge was cut back), with pick axes last week. What a tough job it was. The Verge had not been touched since it was planted 37 years ... Read more »

Linda retires as Friends Secretary

We wish Linda Dennis, who founded the ‘Friends of Exmouth in Bloom’ group, a very happy and restful retirement from fundraising with us. Linda has been a long standing and dedicated committee member and has raised, through ‘Friends’, the incredible sum ... Read more »