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Windwhistle in bloom

PUBLISHED: 16:00 26 July 2012

Youngsters with some of their prize-winning blooms

Youngsters with some of their prize-winning blooms


A SCHOOL has claimed first prize in a plant competition themed around the monarchy,

Windwhistle Primary School in Kingsley Road was handed the award by South West in Bloom for its jubilee plant competition.

Phyllis Selby, parent support advisor at the school, said: “They were all proud of their work and very surprised to win.

“Projects for next season will be on vegetable plots and growing herbs. They can’t wait to get started.”

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