Trim Town was awarded gold in Entente Florale Europe 2015 competition!
Councillor Noel French, after an announcement was made, has posted: “Well done, Trim. Thanks to everyone who helped win GOLD. The people of Trim, The Tidy Towns, the workers on the Council and all the Council officials. You played a blinder! WE WON GOLD in European competition. What does that say! It says that we are top standard in Europe. Trim is top standard. wow!”
The association organizes an international competition known as ‘Entente Florale Europe’, in order to promote a greener and more pleasant environment in European towns and villages and to facilitate international contacts among the participants, based on reference towns and villages network.
Through this annual competition, public authorities, private bodies and individuals are encouraged to cooperate in beautifying their towns and villages thereby improving the quality of life for both inhabitants and visitors, by the planting of flowers and shrubs, by the development and maintenance of green spaces and parks and by generally fostering development which is ecologically and environmentally sensitive.