Park in Cirencester receives prestigious award for sixth year running

A PARK in Cirencester has received a prestigious award for the sixth year running.

St Michael’s Park has recently received the esteemed Green Flag Award.

This prestigious award is the benchmark international standard for publicly accessible parks and green spaces in the United Kingdom and around the world.

The award is managed under licence from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities – a UK Government department – by Keep Britain Tidy.

Members of Cirencester Town Council were thrilled to hear that St Michael’s Park has once again achieved this accreditation and said this result is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the team that care for the green space so that everyone can enjoy it.

Keep Britain Tidy’s Green Flag Award scheme manager Paul Todd MBE said: “I would like to congratulate everyone involved at St Michael’s Park in achieving a Green Flag Award.

“St Michael’s Park is a vital green space for the community in Cirencester, bringing people together and providing opportunities to lead healthy lifestyles.

“The staff and volunteers do so much to ensure that it maintains the high standards of the Green Flag Award and everyone involved should feel extremely proud of their achievement.” 

A spokesperson for Cirencester Town Council said: “We are delighted to share that St Michaels Park has been awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award for the sixth consecutive year! 

“This international quality mark is a testimony to the dedicated efforts of our skilled Grounds Team and Park Rangers who keep the park looking beautiful for everyone to enjoy. 

“We continue to maintain the highest standards of park management, as recognised by this benchmark award, and remain committed to providing accessible and inclusive outdoor spaces to enhance the well-being of our residents and visitors.”

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