Verge winner announced

2017-02-28 06:00
PHOTO: suppliedProud of the beautiful verge (from left) Vauneen Douthwaite, James Radebe, Karen Shuttleworth, Maggie Fleming and Barbara Fourie.

PHOTO: suppliedProud of the beautiful verge (from left) Vauneen Douthwaite, James Radebe, Karen Shuttleworth, Maggie Fleming and Barbara Fourie.

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THE Keep Hillcrest Beautiful Association members Barbara Fourie and Maggie Fleming have been busy in the area scouting for the verge to be awarded the winner for 2017 Summer Verge. The committee believed this time it would limit the award to complexes, churches and schools.

The award is to publicise those in the area who make the effort to maintain the verge outside their property, which it feels lifts the area and makes the surrounds a pleasure to behold.

According to the organisation, the winner is Highbury Place, and the gardener James Radede has beautified the gardens for 26 years. He is a dedicated gardener and without his efforts the gardens would not be as beautiful as they are. - Supplied.

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