Triple success for Morecambe’s parks

THREE of Morecambe’s parks and open spaces have received Green Flags, which reward standards of excellence in public green spaces.

Torrisholme Cemetery receives the award for the fourth year running, while Morecambe Cemetery, together with Morecambe Parish Church, wins the award for the second year in a row.

Happy Mount Park has also received a Green Flag, in recognition that it is well-maintained and well-managed, with excellent facilities.

Coun Ron Sands, cabinet member with responsibility for culture, said: “Happy Mount Park is a tremendous facility, which attracts thousands of visitors each year. This award reinforces all the good work that is being done.”

See The Visitor (03-08-11) for full story.