Barrow in Bloom Projects
Summary of Information about current and future projects by Barrow in Bloom:
Improvements to Bridge Street Amenity Area:
Thanks to all of the votes sent in for us, we have won £500 of goods from Dobbies to spend on this project.
Work will shortly begin on this project - October 2021
We've started - report from 14th October 2021 - full report here
Restoration of old rose beds at Holy Trinity Church
Work began in September 2021 and will continue throughout autumn 21.
Please read the reports as it gets restored after each visit by our volunteers.
Mill Lane Footpath and Hedgerow: (Link Here)
- Nov 2019 - Re-gravel the footpath
- May 2021 - Top up of the gravel
- Sept 2021 - reduce the width of the hedgerow to a more sustainable level
Thanks to Tindle Tree Care Ltd, Tarmac and A&V Squires as well as volunteers for all the hard work to date on this project.
Improvements to Barrow Deep Lock: (Link Here)
Work began in March 2021 and will continue through spring and early summer. Please read the report as it gets updated after each visit by our volunteers.
Planting of Spring flowering bulbs in King George V Gardens: (Link Here)
- 2019 - Daffodil bulbs planting - undertaken in Nov 19
- 2020 - Daffodil bulbs planting - undertaken in Oct 20
- 2021 - Blue bells, snowdrops - tbc
Introduce Wildflowers around the village:
(this project is now being undertaken by the Wild about Barrow Group)
Restoration of Hedgerows
Work will shortly begin on this project.