Today, a record number of parks and green spaces collect a Green Flag Award
Hale Village in Tottenham Hale has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world. Hale Village joins 453 other green spaces awarded recognition in London.
The Village’s Perkyn Park and other green spaces is among a record-breaking 1,970 UK parks and green spaces and 131 in thirteen other countries around the world, that will today receive a prestigious Green Flag 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.
Hale Village London
Estate Manager, Jeremy Hickman said: “We are absolutely delighted to receive a Green Flag Award for the fourth year running.
“We know how much quality green spaces matter to residents and visitors, and this award celebrates the dedication that goes into maintaining Hale Village to such a high standard.
Quality green spaces in urban environments provide a multitude of benefits, a vital habitat for wildlife and residents alike. Access to these spaces can enhance the health and wellbeing of people living and working in cities. Green spaces on Hale Village provide a safe and clean environment for communities to connect and engage.”
International Green Flag Award scheme manager Paul Todd said: “It’s fantastic that we have more Green Flag Awards in the UK than ever before, joined this year by 131 International winners.”
“Each flag honours the thousands of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly to maintain the high standards demanded by the Green Flag Award. We congratulate each and every winner on their fantastic achievement.”