Cities and Urban Communities
These are some extracts from the judges' comments on entries in these classes. If any localities have websites giving information on their Northumbria in Bloom entry, please feel free to contact the Webmaster to establish a link
Class C1 Small City
There were three entries. Thornaby and Washington won Silver awards.
Darlington won a Gold award and the Scottish and Newcastle Trophy.
Class C2 City
Stockton on Tees was again the only entrant in this class and improved its performance this year by winning Gold medal.
C3 Large City
Newcastle and Sunderland both gained Silver Gilt awards but Sunderland took the North East Co-op Trophy.
D1 Urban Community
There were three entries in this class. Belmont, Carrville & Gilesgate Moor received a Silver Award, Winlaton/Blaydon a Silver Gilt. A Gold medal and the Durham City Trophy went to Eston.