Jamie picks up third title

A GREEN-fingered man from West Lothian has won a prestigious gardening title for the third year on the trot.

Jamie Robertson, from Longridge, picked up the area’s Gardener of the Year title at an event in Linlithgow.

Executive leader for the environment, Cllr Robert De Bold, who announced the winners, said: “The weather during the summer was disappointing. However, those who took part in this competition demonstrated that with patience and ingenuity, it is possible to nurture lovely gardens.”