Usk in Bloom News - June
June - Usk is
starting to bloom!
Putting up flower
baskets on the bridge.
Hand weeding the wild
Early June -
Planting up the town
May - Usk has a new set of
all the pictures
May - Habitat for
pollinators - Sowing meadow and wildflower seeds
May - Prepare Twyn
Square beds for planting
May - Clearing logs
from fallen trees
Preparing for planting, early May
We're delighted to have been
nominated as one of Co-op Charity schemes to help
with our wildflower plans for the summer.
Please nominate us via
We will feature in a new BBC2 30
minute documentary for 1 programme of a 15
episode series that will be filmed during the
summer. Filming starts in 2 weeks. It's
called Blooming Marvellous and covers plans,
preparation and planting in the run up to and
including Judging day ( for us - Wales in bloom).
What a brilliant achievement that our Volunteers
work is being recognised and a great advert for Usk
Monmouthshire County Council has
congratulated the Usk in Bloom charity following
that it has received the Welsh Government’s Caru
Gwenyn (Bee Friendly) award.
Usk in Bloom is the first organisation to achieve
this status which forms part of the government’s
County Council Press Release