Carlisle City Council is encouraging people to support Chance’s Park in a national competition to find the nation’s favourite park or green space.
This year a record breaking 1,797 parks parks and green spaces were awarded the prestigious, international Green Flag Award. Award winners included Chance’s Park, Carlisle. It’s the seventh year running that the park has achieved the distinction.
There is now the opportunity to vote for Chance’s Park to be one of the nation’s favourite parks in the People’s Choice Awards.
You can find your nearest award-winning parks at www.greenflagaward.org. To vote for your favourite, simply find it on the map and click the vote button.
Voting opened on 1 September and closes 30 September, with the top 10 winning sites being announced on 11 October.
To vote, simply go to www.greenflagaward.org, select your country or region on the interactive map, find your favourite park or green space, click on more details and click the 'vote for this site' button.
Paul Todd, International Green Flag Award manager said, “Following the huge success of #LoveParks Week, the People’s Choice Award is another chance to show how much your favourite park means to you. Make your voice heard and vote now.”
All Green Flag Award-winning sites are entered into the annual People's Choice Award vote.