Search

Two days of voting left to hand Redbridge park national award

08:30 13 October 2012

Residents have until tomorrow to vote for their favourite award-winning Redbridge park.

Valentines Park, South Park, St Chad’s Park, Elmhurst Gardens, Goodmayes Park and the Ilford War Memorial Gardens are some of the Green Flag spaces up for the People’s Choice Award.

The annual online vote is seeing 1,424 parks and green spaces flying the Green Flag Award across the UK vying to be named the site of the year.

The criteria each site is judged on are grouped under eight main headings including: healthy, safe and secure; conservation and heritage and community involvement.

Vote for the People’s Choice Award at www.greenflagaward.org.uk.

0 comments

Latest News Stories

54 minutes ago
The Queen pub in Wanstead

A plan to convert a former pub into flats has been given a mixed reception by residents.

Snaresbrook Crown Court Pic: John Stillwell/PA

A Lithuanian builder who repeatedly slammed his pregnant girlfriend’s head into a brick wall when she refused to have sex with him has been jailed for nine years.

Man, 43, has been charged by police

A 43-year-old man has been charged by police in connection with an attack on a woman in Ilford Lane on Tuesday evening.

The message on the outside of the retail unit at 114-116 Snakes Lane East Photo credit: TellMamaUK

A plan to build a Muslim community centre with prayer facilities has split opinion among residents.

Most read news

New responsibilities over income tax and welfare could be heading to Holyrood.

A man and woman in their 50s died in Fetcham, Surray.

1,000 people were asked to finish the sentence: “Jeremy Clarkson is…” and the results were somewhat hilarious.

Winds of 88mph (141kph) and mutant hailstones meant it certainly wasn’t barbecue weather.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ilford Recorder e-edition today E-edition