Wem Town Council is inviting quotes from companies wishing to take on the maintenance of floral planters in the town.

The town council is responsible for up to 30 planters – including 20 pole planters, four barrel planters and two three-tiered planters – based around High Street, Aston Street, Leek Street, among others.

The successful company will have to collect To collect the 20 pole planters, 4 barrel planters and 2 x 3 tiered planters from Lower Lacon Caravan Park and put them up by the beginning of June 2018.

They will also o water all planters at least three times a week, fertilize as necessary and maintain them in a tidy and attractive condition until the end of September 2018.

Other responsibilities include bringing them down as well making necessary preparations for the change in seasons.

The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence of public liability insurance

and risk assessments for the watering and maintenance of the planters.

If interested, submit quotes to Town Clerk, Wem Town Council, Edinburgh House, Wem, SY4 5DB by February 21.