Green Flag Awarded to Eaglesfield Park

Green Flag Award Logo Colour JPEG

Eaglesfield Park has again achieved Green Flag status.  The environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy awarded Eaglesfield Park the Green Flag which recognises and rewards the best parks and open spaces across the country.   Eaglesfield Park first received the Green Flag Award in 2013.

The Friends of Eaglesfield Park are very proud to receive the award for the year 2015/16.  Eaglesfield Park is unique and much loved by local residents and we look forward to future successful years.   Join us to keep the flag flying.

Do you remember how the pond used to be?

048  FOEP pond before  VLUU L200  / Samsung L200 VLUU L200  / Samsung L200

And now a wildlife pond!

SDC10050VLUU L200  / Samsung L200

VLUU L200  / Samsung L200

The Green Flag Awards are judged by an army of more than 700 green space experts, who volunteer their time to visit applicant sites and assess them against eight strict criteria, including horticultural standards, cleanliness, sustainability and community involvement.

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. All the flags flying this year are a testament to the efforts of the thousands of men and women, both staff and volunteers, who work tirelessly to maintain the high standards demanded by the Green Flag Award.”

Green Flag sites in Royal Greenwich

The sites in Greenwich with Green Flags are:
Avery Hill Park
Blackheath (awarded jointly with the London Borough of Lewisham)
Charlton Park
Eaglesfield Park
East Greenwich Pleasaunce
Eltham Park North and Eltham Park South (as one site)
Fairy Hill Park
Horn Park
Maryon Park
Sutcliffe Park
The Tarn
Well Hall Pleasaunce


This entry was posted in Eaglesfield Park, Environment, Events, Parks, Pond Dipping, Pond Life, Royal Borough of Greenwich, Uncategorized, volunteering, wildflowers and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *