A record number of parks and green spaces collect Green Flag Award Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world.
The walled garden is among a record-breaking 1,797 UK parks and green spaces that will today receive a prestigious (Green Flag Community Award) – the mark of a quality park or green space.
This international award, now into its third decade, is a sign to the public that the space boasts the highest possible environmental standards, is beautifully maintained and has excellent visitor facilities
Graham Richardson, Manager said: “We are absolutely delighted to receive a Green Flag Award for the first time.”
“We know how much quality green spaces matter to residents and visitors, and this award celebrates the dedication that goes into maintaining it to such a high standard.”
We welcome visitors to the site and are open (with free admission) every day, except Monday. Please check the website or FB for opening times.
International Green Flag Award scheme manager Paul Todd said: “We are delighted to be celebrating another record-breaking year for the Green Flag Award scheme.
“Each flag is a celebration of the thousands of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly to maintain the high standards demanded by the Green Flag Award. The success of the scheme, especially in these challenging times, demonstrates just how much parks matter to people.”