Judges from RHS Britain in Bloom were in the Halstead yesterday for the national competition.

Halstead was chosen to represent the Anglia district and the results will be revealed in October.

Julia Smith, secretary of Halstead in Bloom, said: “It was great to see the community come together and impress the judges.”

Anglia in Bloom judges inspected the town on Thursday, the results for which will be revealed in September.