The Uppingham in Bloom team were celebrating this weekend after picking up a silver guilt award in the national Britain in Bloom contest.
The results of this year’s competition were announced at a glittering ceremony on Friday night (October 16). Uppingham entering for the first time, won silver gilt in the small town category.
A spokesman for the group said: “We are delighted with this result, and feedback from the judges today told us we were not far off the gold!! Let’s keep up the support and hard work to make it happen next year.”