In bloom

I would like to correct an error in your report last week of the South West in Bloom competition. The Portman Cup was won by Portishead alone – it was NOT shared by anyone else. By winning the cup and also a gold medal Portishead can now claim to be th

I would like to correct an error in your report last week of the South West in Bloom competition.

The Portman Cup was won by Portishead alone - it was NOT shared by anyone else. By winning the cup and also a gold medal Portishead can now claim to be the top town in North Somerset.

This is a fitting reward for all the people and organisations that have worked so hard. They can all feel justifiably proud of themselves and of the town.

Gordon Randall - Chairman Portishead in Bloom


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* Editor's note - The Times printed the competition results in good faith as they were published by South West in Bloom's own website and organisers have subsequently admitted to their error.

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