PEOPLE in Hereford are being asked to brighten up the city.

Householders are invited to create award-winning displays in their front gardens, with the winner receiving a trophy and a £200 Radway Bridge Garden Centre voucher.

Businesses are also asked to spruce up their shops, offices, pubs or hotels, with a trophy and a £100 County Gardens voucher being awarded to the winner.

The closing date for entries is Wednesday, July 30.

Entry details can be sent to Trevor Swindells, The Point, Aylestone Hill, Hereford, or emailed to