St John’s Day Wreath

24 June is not only Midsummer day but also St John’s Day.

Every year, St Johns’ Almshouses place a wreath to commemorate this on the arch leading into their cloister. This year it is spectacular:

And the hanging baskets in their cloisters also look amazing:

These are watered and maintained by the residents who do a grand job. Thank you to all for such a beautiful Sherborne sight!