Gardening Competition

Awards were given annually for best police garden

Press report of the Police Gardening Competition won by Police Sergeant Baker.
(Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 9073)

Police Constable Denis Cason in his garden at Parkend posing for a photo when he won the best police garden in Gloucestershire.
(Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 10882)

Letter to Police Constable 351 Stevens on winning the County Police Gardening Competition 1963
(Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 970-1)

Presentation of the Lord Bledisloe Cup (County Gardening Competition) to Police Constable N Stevens winner of the award for the third successive year.Presentation made at the Stroud Police Club 1963. Also shown in photo presenting the cup, Chief Constable E P White others in picture , Police Constables Denis Traylor, Stan Elliott, Inspector Bill Davies, Superintendent W G Turner, Detective Constable Peter Scott.
(Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 970-2)

Police Constable David Bullock receiving cup for winning County Gardening Competition 1965. Cup presented by Superintendent Dennis Blick. Also in photo Police Constables Len Brookes, Alan Smith, Bernard (Sam) Sanders.
(Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 904)

This page was added on 12/01/2022.

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  • Posted on behalf of Ron Evans: PC Denis Cason URN10882 was my sergeant at Thornbury Station in the early 1960s. He was great to work with. Green fingers ran in his family as I recall his father was gardener at Angeston Grange, Uley.

    By Elaine Cadman-Cramp (11/02/2022)

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