1st March 2019

INVITE: Paddington in Bloom

PaddingtonNow BID believe in the power of flowers to make Paddington stand out visually and reflect a place where businesses and resident’s unite to show community spirit and pride in the area.

Join us to find out how you can attract more people to the area and your business by adding flowers and greenery to the inside and outside of your property.

Wednesday 20 March 2019


Fountains Abbey, 109 Praed Street, London, W2 1RL

Keynote speaker, Mark Wasilewski is Park Manager for London’s Royal Parks. He is also a Trustee and Judge for London in Bloom and on the national judging panel for RHS Britain in Bloom. With over 40 year’s experience in horticulture, Mark has a wealth of knowledge in the field and will join us to talk about how businesses can influence their sales and staff well-being through the simple design and maintenance of living greenery.


  • Why you should invest in plants for your business
  • What the physical tangible and non-tangible benefits are
  • Learn simple design and maintenance techniques

Event Rundown

17.30 – 1800 – Guests start to arrive, drinks and canapes served

1800 – 1805 – Welcome speech by Marisa Barrocas, PaddingtonNow BID

1805 – 1830 – Keynote Speech by Mark Wazilewski

1830 – 1845 – Awards Ceremony

1845 – 1930 – Networking, drinks and canapes