Rachel de Thame

The town of Cricklade, in Wiltshire was named Champion of Champions at this year's Royal Horticultural Society Britain in Bloom Awards.

A record number of medals were awarded to communities from all over the country, who gathered to celebrate the event at a glittering awards ceremony in the Fairmont St Andrews.

SpeakOut were delighted to arrange for Celebrity TV gardener and presenter Rachel De Thame to host the awards.

It was also announced that next year's awards, will be held in Guernsey.