Tenants' flourishing garden designs triumph again

Borough residents are celebrating an award for their 'dreamy nostalgia'-themed garden at the RHS Tatton Flower Show.

Monday, 24th July 2017, 10:35 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:19 pm

Wilf and Sue Ford, Alan Harper and other tenants of Sussex Close, Hindley, scooped silver gilt.

Their garden is a beautiful river scene with a rowing boat and jetty, reminiscent of years gone by.

They’ve come a long way from a group of amateur gardeners and were only one point away from getting gold.

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They have now been invited to the RHS show for four consecutive years and have won silver once and silver gilt three times.

Wilf said: “Friends, family and neighbours have all worked hard.

“We want to say a big thank you to Borsdane Avenue Pharmacy who have sponsored us and given us so much support to get here.”