Damers First School – School Garden of the Year Competition

It was announced  on the Cultivation Street Website this morning and in the Sunday Mirror that we have come 2nd in the School Garden of the Year Competition!!!! We have won £1500 and 100 Calliope geraniums. A fantastic achievement by the whole school and the wider community! https://cultivationstreet.com/school-winners-2018/ Mirror Article attached. 

The Judging Panel included celebrity gardener David Domoney, Lady Salisbury,  Simon Sadinsky, the Deputy Executive Director for Education at The Prince’s Foundation.Steve Dowbiggin, longest serving further educational principle and Market Gardner, Jeryl Stone, Chair of the WI, Lauren Hall, ITV and Gemma Aldridge Sunday Mirror,  David Morley –  Retail Director Clifton Nurseries Ltd. 

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