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Stocksfield Plants and Gardens Society has announced a new competition for this year, open to anyone in Stocksfield, Bywell or Mickley. 

Blooming Doorsteps is a summer container display competition.  The Society is looking for plant displays in containers by your front doorstep or front gate.

Categories are ‘Classic Containers’ ‘Enticing Edibles’ and ‘Pollinator Pullers’. Extra points will be awarded for imaginative use of recycled/repurposed containers.

Entry forms and more info from website. or email

Sunday June 25 is the closing date for entries.

Stocksfield blooming doorways