Roundabout in Bury St Edmunds will be in full bloom thanks to estate agents

Martin and Co Estate Agents are Bury in Bloom's latest'roundabout sponsors - 'Melanie Lesser with Linda Leong-Son, director, and Tamara Rowe, sales manager.
Martin and Co Estate Agents are Bury in Bloom's latest'roundabout sponsors - 'Melanie Lesser with Linda Leong-Son, director, and Tamara Rowe, sales manager.

A roundabout on Moreton Hall in Bury St Edmunds will be in full bloom thanks to an estate agents.

Martin & Co, on Angel Hill, is sponsoring the Suffolk Retail Park roundabout in Bedingfield Way/Orttewell Road as part of a Bury in Bloom scheme.

Melanie Lesser, In Bloom co-ordinator, said all available roundabouts in the town have now received sponsorship.

She said: “We’re delighted - Martin & Co is a local company which is very involved in the town.”

Rebecca Davis, horticultural officer for St Edmundsbury Borough Council, will draw up a design for the roundabout.

Linda Leong-Son, director at Martin & Co, added: “We’re delighted to be associated with Bury in Bloom and very proud of its work in making the town one of the most desired places to live and visit.”

Bury in Bloom is run by the Bury Society and is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.

Melanie is keen to hear from residents who have ideas about how In Bloom could improve areas around the town.

At Anglia in Bloom last year, Bury won gold in the large town category and the Abbey Gardens were joint winners for the best local authority display. Nowton Park won the overall award for large parks, while it and the Abbey Gardens took gold in that class. Email melanie@buryinbloom.org.uk