The Green Flag Award® scheme recognises well-managed parks and green spaces. It sets the standard for managing recreational outdoor spaces across the UK. Here's what we're doing to make sure our waterways raise the Green Flag.
Many of you will be familiar with Green Flags and their links with parks and green spaces. The scheme, run by Keep Britain Tidy, recognises spaces that boast the highest possible environmental standards, are beautifully maintained, and play an important role in the local community. Most Green Flag sites are parks, but we want people to know that our blue watery spaces can have the same positive impact on our wellbeing as green grassy ones.
The scheme sets the national standard and provides a high level quality against which such spaces are measured. Winning a Green Flag award shows that a space:
Last date edited: 19 November 2020