Welcome to the Great Boughton Parish Council website.


Local council elections on 2nd May

The nominations are now in for the parish council elections on 2nd May.  You can find out who your nominated councillors are on our Elections page and don’t forget to vote on 2nd May!

Local Elections 2019


Great Boughton In Bloom Garden Competition 2019

If you live in the parish and have a garden to be proud of, we would love to hear from you. You can also nominate your neighbour or a friend if you think their garden is a special one.

Awards available this year are gold, silver and bronze.

  • The closing date for entries is 12 noon 31st July 2019

Award categories

No matter how big or small your outdoor space is, we have a got a category to suit you. You can only enter one category, so please choose carefully from the following categories ( Awards for Boughton Heath and Vicars Cross) :

  • Best ornamental garden– Low maintenance without a lawn, but contains slate, stone or decking with occasional plants, pots or even a water feature
  • Best large traditional Spring garden– High maintenance garden, which includes lawns and flowerbeds
  • Best small traditional Spring garden – High maintenance garden, which includes lawns and flowerbeds
  • Best large traditional Summer garden– High maintenance garden, which includes lawns and flowerbeds
  • Best small traditional Summer garden – High maintenance garden, which includes lawns and flowerbeds

How to enter

Send your photos with your name and address and the address of the garden you are nominating to clerk@greatboughtonparishcouncil.org.uk


Ring the Clerk on 01244 637277 and ask for someone to take a photo of the garden you are nominating.

Terms and Conditions

  1. All work must be your own – photographs submitted will be verified by a parish councillor on a walk past visit.
  2. You can only nominate someone if you have gained their approval.
  3. Only front gardens are eligible – this competition is aimed at enhancing the public environment in the parish
  4. No artificial flowers or grass
  5. The judge’s decision will be final.
  6. All entries must be received before 12 noon on Wed 31st July 2019. Any entries received after this date will not be entered into the competition.
  7. A list of winners can be obtained by contacting Great Boughton Parish Council after 1st October 2019


Contact details:

Clerk to the Parish Council

Phone or text Kath Lloyd on 01244 637277 or 07709512348

Email clerk@greatboughtonparishcouncil.org.uk

Write to Clerk to the Parish Council, Vicars Cross Community Centre, Thackeray Drive, Vicars Cross, Chester CH3 5LP

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You can find out more about the Transparency Code 2015 here