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Ely scoops double award win for its Parks and Green Spaces

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Date: 
Thu, 07/28/2016

The city is celebrating a double award win for its parks and green spaces thanks to the Keep Britain Tidy Green Flag Awards Scheme.

Ely Country Park and Jubilee Gardens are among 1,686 parks and green spaces that have received a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or green space.

A Green Flag flying overhead is a sign to the public that the space boasts the highest possible standards, is beautifully maintained and has excellent facilities.

Councillor Richard Hobbs, chair of commercial services said:

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Ely scoops double award win for its Parks and Green Spaces

Jubilee Gardens is on Cloud Nine

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086/13
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Fri, 09/06/2013

Ely’s Jubilee Gardens has won its ninth Green Flag – the prestigious national award handed out by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Jubilee Gardens is on Cloud Nine

Jubilee Gardens – the eighth wonder of Ely

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090/12

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17/07/2012

 

Ely’s Jubilee Gardens has won a prestigious Green Flag award for an unheralded eighth year in a row.
 
Opened in 2002 by Prince Phillip to mark the Queen’s Jubilee, the Gardens has become a place where young and old go to enjoy nature on the Riverside and has this year celebrated its tenth anniversary. It has again been recognised for its well-managed, high-quality green space which is so important for health and leisure activities.

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Jubilee Gardens – the eighth wonder of Ely