Blooming marvellous education

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Children, staff and parents at Ripon’s Moorside Infants School are celebrating winning a Gold in Yorkshire in Bloom and Ripon in Bloom.

“We are delighted with the result,” said Bridget Taylor-Connor who co ordinates the entries.

“We couldn’t have been more pleased. It is a great credit to the school to have our Outdoor Education recognised and rewarded.”

Winning Gold in the Young Peoples Award for Yorkshire in Bloom, the Judges notes commented: “The dedication of the staff and governors to stimulate interest and knowledge of all aspects of the environment in the children is a credit to this Eco School.

“The school is also awaiting the results of their Green Flag renewal application which will hopefully be successfully assessed in October.”

Children from Moorside Infants Eco Committee celebrate with their Yorkshire in Bloom and Ripon In Bloom Certificates.