Pershore College student receives the Midland Regional Grower Apprentice of the year award, at this year’s RHS Malvern Spring Show held last week. (Thursday 10 May).

Max Bailey, 23, is in his second year of a Crop Production Horticulture Apprenticeship, and currently works at Cotswold Garden Slowers in Offenham.

Award winner Max Bailey, said:

“First off I would like to say how delighted I am to win the Apprentice of the Year award, it is such a great achievement to top off a brilliant two years. Secondly, I would like to say a huge thank you to everyone involved at Cotswold Garden Flowers, Pershore College and the Midland Regional Growers group, and I am looking forward to my future in Horticulture.” 

Mark Diggines, MRG Trainer Assessor for WCG, Said:

“There was lots of competition within the Midland Regional Growers group, but this award is well deserved. Max is incredibly enthusiastic about his plants and horticulture as a whole. He is always looking to further his knowledge and he makes my job very easy”.

An overcome Max, received a trophy and £100 worth of vouchers, presented by Sir Alan Titchmarsh in the Festival Theatre, for his dedication and outstanding achievement.

WCG offers a range of full-time courses in a wide variety of subjects. For more information, call 0300 456 0049.

You may also be interested in these articles:

Register, Login or Login with your Social Media account:

The FE News Channel gives you the latest breaking news and updates on emerging education strategies and the #FutureofEducation.

Providing trustworthy and positive news and views since 2003, we publish exclusive peer to peer articles from our feature writers, as well as user content from our network of over 3000 contributors, offering multiple sources of news across the Education and Employability sectors.

FE News also broadcast live events, webinars, video interviews and news bulletins so you receive the latest developments in Skills News and across the Apprenticeship, Further Education and Employability sectors.

 RSS IconRSS Feed Selection Page