Four Tops: Loco in AcapulcoiTunes

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Top Award for Borough Gardens


9:29am 23rd July 2012

Dorchester's Borough Gardens has scooped a national award.

It has been named as one of the best in the country.

The Gardens will receive both the Green Flag Award and a Green Heritage Award, telling visitors that the park is well-maintained and managed with excellent facilities.

This year there has been a record number of parks and green spaces receiving awards this year.

The Mayor of Dorchester, Councillor Andy Canning, will be raising the new Green Flag at 12:30pm on Wednesday 25th July as part of the 'Love Parks' celebrations when the Borough Gardens will be full of visitors enjoying the various events going on.

Dorchester Town Council's Compliance Manager, Peter Mullins, said: "It's all down to the staff and the pride they take in their work."

Award-winning sites have the opportunity to receive a further award from the Green Flag Plus Partnership, the People's Choice Award, voted by the public. Visit to register your vote.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

Win M&S Vouchers

Thanks to the new Ignis from Lanehouse Suzuki

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference