Irene Barclay Gardens In Bloom Fund

Are you interested in gardening and itching to get your local area looking greener and more floral in time for the summer?

The Irene Barclay Gardens In Bloom Fund is now available to support your community gardening project. The fund aims to bring the community together and to inspire the love of gardening across all age groups while beautifying your neighbourhood.

We are pleased to offer applicants up to £500 towards this.

If you as a community or as an individual would like to take advantage of this bursary, simply complete an application form  below.


Outline in the box above the key aspects of your project, and why you think it should be considered for an Irene Barclay Bursary.
What are the different stages of the project (e.g. start/middle/end date)? How will it be accomplished and who will be involved? What specific plants and trees will you use (if any), and have you approached local suppliers to source any materials? What security measures a there to be sure any equipment purchased for this project will be safely stored or looked after? Is there adequate insurance cover in place (if relevant)? How will the project be sustained long term?
Please provide a detailed, itemised list of the entire cost of your project.
I confirm that the information given on this form is accurate to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I have given misleading information this will be sufficient grounds for cancelling the application.


By submitting this form, you indicate your consent for Origin Housing Ltd to use material contained in this application, or in any accompanying documentation, for publicity purposes.

Origin Housing take your privacy and security seriously and will only process your personal data for the purposes stated in this form and in line with the Data Protection Act 2018.  

If your application for funding is unsuccessful, the data included in this application form will be retained for one year.

If your application for funding is successful, the data included in this application form will be retained for three years with the exception of your name, email address and the name of the organisation for whom you have made this application which will be retained permanently so we may contact you regarding progress of the funded project.

You can read how we store and use data here.