Press Release29th July 2018Hammersmith & Fulham’s premiers park Bishops Park in Fulham has been awarded Green Flag status. Cllr Amanda Lloyd-Harris the chair of the Friends of Bishops Park said “this was a fabulous result for all of those residents, park users and park workers who had made this possible”. The Green Flag Award® scheme recognizes and rewards well managed parks and green spaces, setting the benchmark standard for the management of recreational outdoor spaces across the United Kingdom and around the world.There are numerous benefits to being an award winner includes increased tourism, regeneration of the park and engaging with the local community. Bishops Park is a well-loved and highly popular park with various activities including, tennis, bowls, skateboarding, children’s play area and water features beside the open space to relax in its tranquil setting beside the River Thames.Cllr Lloyd-Harris was quoted as saying “the award is most welcome but we still have much work to do”.
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