WESTERHOPE CELEBRATES BLOOMIN SUCCESS

December 12, 2008 1:00 AM

Westerhope has been very successful in the Northumbria in Bloom competition by winning several awards.

Westerhope Village was awarded a Silver Award, Whorlton Grange Residential Care Home gained a Gold Award and Matlock Gardens Residents' Care Home achieved a Silver/Gilt Award.

Councillor Pat Hillicks says: "The success achieved in this competition again proves that residents working with the council and councillors can produce excellent results.

"We congratulate all concerned."