for Apex Park and Marine Cove for national awards
and Highbridge residents are being encouraged to vote for the town's
Marine Cove Gardens and Apex Park to win a nationwide competition
to find the UK's favourite
deadline for voting in the The People's Choice Awards to select
the UK's best parks is this evening (Sunday September 30th) at midnight.
the Burnham and Highbridge parks have been short-listed in the awards
after receiving Green Flag Awards from Keep Britain Tidy earlier
residents can have their say in a nationwide online poll, with Burnham's
Marine Cove gardens here
and Highbridge's Apex Park here.
The top 10 winning parks are due to be announced on 16th October.
Todd, Green Flag Award Manager said: "This year, 1883 parks
and green spaces met the tough standards demanded by our Green Flag
Award Judges but we want to know which parks the UK public love
Peoples Choice award is a chance to show how much your favourite
park means to you. If its worth shouting about, make your
voice heard and vote now."
District Council, which manages both the Burnham and Highbridge
parks, has urged residents to get their votes in before for the
deadline later today.
vote, readers can also go to www.greenflagaward.org
and find the local parks on the winners map, then click the voting
button to make your voice counted in the Peoples Choice Award.
Top, Burnham's Marine Cove gardens; centre - the grteen fklag being
raised at the Burnham gardens; and above - the Apex Park wildflower
area last month and the park's floral tribute to the RAF