SIB 2019 competition results

The full results for the 2019 Swansea in Bloom gardening competition are listed below, with a selection of photos from each of the winning gardens. Click on each of the photos to see a larger image in a slideshow.

The full presentation compilied by chairman Paul Chillington, containing all the photographs taken, can be seen in .pdf format here. It is a large file and may take a while to load - please be patient.

Best front garden - Swansea North

Bronze: Patrick McCormack


Silver: Carl James

Gold: David Fleming



Best front garden - Swansea Central

Bronze: June Griffiths


Silver: Alun Stuckey

Gold: Mike Tucker


Best front garden - Swansea South

Joint Bronze: Sean White and Margaret Smith

Sean White


Margaret Smith


Silver: Connie Gambold

Joint Gold: Mark Mead and June Bolch

Mark Mead

June Bolch



Best back garden - Swansea North

Joint Bronze: Andrea Gordon and Andrea Evans

Andrea Gordon


Andrea Evans


Joint Silver: Carl James and Patrick McCormack

C James


P McCormack


Gold:  Stephen Rees


Best back garden - Swansea Central

Gold: Michael Tucker 

Best back garden - Swansea South 

Bronze: Sean White


Silver: June Bolch

Joint Gold
: Mark Mead and Judith MacLaughland

M Mead


Judith MacLaughland



Best care or sheltered accommodation premises

Bronze: Cefn Coed Hospital, Cockett


Silver: Mountbatten Court, Ravenhill

Joint Gold: Laugharne Court, Sketty Park and Coed Lan, Three Crosses

Laugharne Court


Coed Lan Complex




Best community entry

Bronze: Killay Community Council


Silver: St John's Day Centre

Gold: WCADA, Uplands



Best allotment site

Gold: Heol y Gors



Best gardens open to charity

Gold: Mark Mead, Llanmadog



Best small hotel, guest house or B&B

Bronze: Mulberry House, Oldwalls


Silver: The Beachcomber, Oystermouth Road

Gold: Fairyhill, Reynoldston 



Best public house, café or restaurant 

Bronze: The Poundffald, Three Crosses


Silver: The Rake and Riddle, Penclawdd

Gold: The King Arthur, Reynoldston


Best large business or public building

Silver: Oldwalls


Gold: HM Prison, Swansea