Entries by Mary McGuire

Ely: A Local Perspective

Having been a listed writer here for a while I thought it was time I actually wrote about something… so it seemed logical to write about the bit of local life I’m most involved in, the Ely Perspective. I got into it 4 years ago when I stopped work. I’d been using Ely as a […]

Judging Day – Ely In Bloom 2005

After working flat out since March, the day of reckoning has finally arrived for the volunteers, organisations and businesses who have been working with the Ely Perspective to prepare the City for entry in this year’s Anglia in Bloom… along with the judges, Brian Thornton and Brian Swift. Just under 40 voluntary organisations and businesses […]

Ely In Bloom 2005

Now it’s shop windows in bloom! The Ely in Bloom campaign is gathering steam! As the date of the judges’ visit is announced, a wide range of different projects begin to produce results for all to see – and now comes a call from Ely’s new Mayor for local shops and businesses to play their […]