More than 8,000 bulbs planted to make riverbank sing come spring

Around 8,000 flower bulbs are to be planted alongside the riverbank in Wooler.

Sunday, 3rd November 2019, 8:00 am
Updated Sunday, 3rd November 2019, 8:00 am
Picture c/o Pixabay
Picture c/o Pixabay

The parish council has agreed to purchase 5,000 daffodil bulbs for planting on the far bank and 3,000 crocus bulbs for the nearside (South Road).

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“It will add a bit of colour,” said Coun Robert Donkin.

The bulbs will cost around £500 and councillors were told there was money in the budget. Coun Angus Murray added that Fergusons had agreed to contribute £100 towards the bulb planting.