The East Midlands In Bloom Judges will visit Oakham on Friday to cast their eye over the town’s entry.
Judges will meet with volunteers, Oakham Scouts, Oakham Town Council and Rutland County Council representatives and local businesses.
A last minute tidy up to prepare for the East Midland’s in Bloom judges’ visit to Oakham will take place tomorrow (Thursday).
Oakham in Bloom volunteers will be meeting at Oakham Library gardens on Thursday from 6.30pm.
Anyone interested in helping the town prepare for the judges’ visit on Friday can come along and lend a hand.
The judges’ route will cover:
Oakham Castle, Market Street and Market Place
Church Passage and All Saints’ Church
Cutts Close and the Bandstand (the park)
Church Street, Northgate, Barlow Road and Deans Street
Melton Road and High Street
Oakham Library including the Sensory Garden, Prairie Garden and the Peacock
The bypass and its roundabout displays
Tyne Road, Trent Road and Welland Way
Balmoral Road and Braunston Road
Lonsdale Way and Princess Avenue
Cold Overton Road and Rutland Plastics
Lands’ End Way
Burley Road and allotments
Mill Street and The Maltings
Catmose Arboretum (Rutland County Council grounds)