Green Flags awarded to record number of Welsh parks

Five parks and ten community-managed sites in Wales have been given Green Flag status for the first time. Credit: Keep Wales Tidy

A record number of parks and green spaces in Wales have been given prestigious Green Flag Awards, by the environmental charity Keep Wales Tidy.

60 parks and 56 community-managed green spaces have earned the right to fly the Green Flag in 2013/14 - being recognised as quality public areas, receiving long-term care, often with local community involvement.

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Record number of Green Flags

A record number of parks and green spaces in Wales are given the Green Flag Award.