Entrant Category: Urban Community
Certificate of Recognition
Grow Uddingston are a volunteer environmental group, with the aim of growing Uddingston environmentally through growing local community involvement. They arrange floral displays along the Main Street, at the Uddingston "Gateway" and at the railway station, through the Scotrail "Adopt-a-Station" scheme. They also arrange tree planting, litter picking and graffiti removal initiatives, as well as several fundraising events including the Uddingston Christmas Fayre, where significant support from local businesses and the community are much appreciated.