"The Best Kept Villages and Small Towns Competition was introduced to Lincolnshire, in its present form, by Lincolnshire Branch CPRE and Community Lincs in 1962"
"Ropsley has had a great deal of success in Class II of the competition.
The village has won its class nine times, in 1975, 1983, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1995, 1997 and 2000.
Ropsley has also come second four times and third twice"
Award pictured is sited on the village green near the war memorials. Other awards sited throughout the village.
DB 6 August 2018
Ropsley, Lincolnshire Branch CPRE, Community Lincs, Best Kept Villages and Small Towns Competition