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British Florist Association local heat at CAFRE

February 19, 2018

This year the British Florist Association (BFA) will be holding their local heat at CAFRE’s Greenmount Campus on Wednesday the 21st February 2018.

This is your chance to enter one of the competitions to win a place at the final. For details of how to enter, the schedule for the competitions, the fees and the rules and regulations visit the RHS Chelsea Florist of the Year page on the BFA website.

CAFRE graduates, Shannon Ormandy, Ballymena, Emma Sinnamon, Donacloney and Natalie Straney, Killeagh with their bronze medals achieved at the prestigious Young Chelsea florist of the year competition at the RHS Chelsea flower show in London.

As part of the event we will also have an inspirational design demonstration by Jane Benefield, Moreton Morrell College, Warwickshire. Jane is an RHS Chelsea Gold medallist, a previous Interflora Florist of the Year and has recently been named BFA Tutor of the Year at the BFA industry awards. If you are a florist/florist shop owner and you would like to come along to see the competitions and the demonstration contact the BFA via the Chelsea Inspiration Days page on their website, with your name and the details of your shop to book your place at the demonstration.