Planters kept busy in Halstead

ALL SMILES: Volunteers and council workers united to plant meadow flowers in Halstead. ANL-140711-111452001
ALL SMILES: Volunteers and council workers united to plant meadow flowers in Halstead. ANL-140711-111452001

Volunteers planted more than 800 plants in Halstead on Wednesday in a bid to keep the town looking beautiful.

Halstead in Bloom committee members joined local residents and staff from Braintree District Council’s landscape services.

Wendy Schmitt, a district councillor, said: “It is a great pleasure to witness people participate in genuine action to maintain our district’s environment.”