‘End polio now’ crocus display

Last autumn Rotary organised local groups to plant crocus ‘Red Giant’ to form the slogan for their international campaign to end polio.  The crocus are now in flower in Phear Park – do go and see ... Read more »

Launch of 2016 Friends scheme

Roswell Court residents hosted Exmouth in Bloom members on 10 March to launch the 2016 Friends scheme.  It’s only £5 for a year’s membership.  The sun shone as we enjoyed coffee, cake and ... Read more »

Bramble attack 2 & 3

Armed with secateurs, loppers and saws, the campaign to clear brambles from Marine Way railings continued on 5 and 12 March. Released from ivy ... Read more »

5-stars for Manor Gardens and Phear Park

Last May Manor Gardens and Phear Park were entered in South West in Bloom’s new category called Pride in Parks.  Pat Graham (President, Exmouth in Bloom) and Mike Vine, Asst Parks Development Officer for EDDC, showed the judge round in August.  ... Read more »

Bramble attack

The bramble attack team braved grey skies and a cold wind to cut back brambles along the station railings on Marine Way on Saturday Feb 27.  It was gratifying to release the gorse bushes and holly trees, which we hope will ... Read more »

The good, the bad & the ugly

Spring has arrived in the Parade bringing colour round the trees alongside the bus stops.  Explorer Scouts helped us plant these troughs last October – thank you. An infestation of vine weevil destroyed the polyanthus in this boat near the ... Read more »

Moving the phormiums

Two more men’s sessions in poor weather on February 5th and 9th.  The overgrown phormium plants in the swimming pool bed were ... Read more »