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Gardeners invited to show off their talents in new competition

15 May 2017
Grange House, one of last year's winning gardens.

Budding gardeners across Tameside and Oldham are being given the chance to showcase their talents.

Entries are open for New Charter Homes and Aksa Homes tenants’ annual gardening competition with prizes up for grabs in several categories, including:

  • Best garden (individual or communal)
  • Best young gardener
  • Best independent living scheme
  • Best overall garden

Winners will each receive vouchers to spend on their home or garden with an additional trophy for the overall winner.

The closing date for entries is Friday 14 July 2017 and judging will take place during the week of 24 July.

To enter:

Via post: Send your name, address, category you’re entering and a contact number to:

David Wrigley, Jigsaw Group, Cavendish 249, Cavendish Street, Ashton-under-Lyne. OL6 7AT.

Via Facebook: Follow New Charter Homes or Aksa Homes on Facebook and send the above details via a private message. Please ensure you do this via an inbox message rather than posting any personal details on the main Facebook wall.