Carrickfergus Borough Council - Voting Starts on Virtual Flower Show

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Voting Starts on Virtual Flower Show.

Voting Starts on Virtual Flower Show

23 August 2011

Voting has started on the Carrickfergus in Bloom Virtual Flower Show.

Alderman May Beattie, Chairperson of the Parks, Countryside and Amenities Sub-Committee explained "The Virtual Flower Show is a web based competition that encourages people to submit to the Virtual Flower Show website ( a favourite photograph taken during the last year, which fits one of the classes'.

- My Garden
- My Favourite Outdoor Plant
- My Favourite Indoor Plant
- My Favourite Landscape or Garden Setting
- Flowers in their natural, wild setting
- Flowers with pets or other animals

"The Carrickfergus in Bloom Virtual Flower Show affords the community an opportunity to view and vote on the horticultural work of local people. I would encourage borough residents to log-on to the Carrickfergus Borough Council Virtual Flower Show website at to view the entries and vote for their favourite. The quality of the work is very high and the willingness of local people to display their Carrickfergus in Bloom themed work is commendable."

"Voting is easy just log on to and pick your favourite photograph. The photo in each category that receives the most votes wins. The winners and runner-up will be invited to a prize-giving ceremony at the Town Hall in October to receive their certificates and prizes. " Mr Daye ended