Yorkshire in Bloom Silver Gilt Winner: Weir Holiday Park, Stamford Bridge, York.
Weir Holiday Park at Stamford Bridge has received a Silver Gilt from Yorkshire in Bloom.
The judges’ report commented on the striking perennial planting and how the touring site’s tranquility planting blended into its natural settings – making a unique holiday setting.
Weir Holiday Park is situated on the banks of the River Derwent in Stamford Bridge and is owned by the Hind family. The family and team has worked for a number of years to enhance the natural surroundings and encourage wildlife into the park. The investment into the aesthetics of the park is for more than just the holidaymakers and the flower beds and displays contribute to the development of this nature-loving landscape. Weir Holiday Park is a winner of a David Bellamy Gold Award for Conservation and has been certified as a Bee Friendly Holiday Park.
David and Christine Hind, owners of the park commented: “This award really is testament to Geoff and the team, and all the hard work that they put in to the presentation of the park. Our guests often remark on the gardens and we are pleased that Geoff’s work has once again been recognised by Yorkshire in Bloom.”