Mooragh Park awarded the coveted Green Flag Award
In a record-breaking year Mooragh Park is again raising its prestigious Green Flag Award
Ramsey Town Commissioners is celebrating after receiving a Green Flag Award for Mooragh Park, one of 2216 winners across the Isle of Man, Channel Islands and United Kingdom. The award is the international quality mark for parks and green spaces.
Mooragh Park has a vast range of facilities including a children’s water play park, 12-acre boating lake, playground, tennis and basketball courts, mini golf putting green, crown green bowling green, outdoor adult exercise equipment, skate park and ample free parking.
The Mooragh also features the newly opened Boathouse Eatery which offers coffee, cake, brunch, lunch & ice cream. Costa Coffee continues to operate from the Lakeside Centre.
We are pleased to host a range of events including our popular firework display, Granfondo, bands, park runs and other sporting events.
Geoff Court, and Lead Member for Parks and Leisure commented “This award rightly recognises the dedication, care, and effort invested into one of our greatest natural assets by a highly motivated team”.
Mr Court added “Mooragh Park is a treasured asset and a source of pride for Ramsey. I would like to thank everyone whose hard work has again been recognised by this prestigious award."
Commenting on the news that the Mooragh Park has met the Green Flag Award standard, Keep Britain Tidy’s Accreditation Manager Paul Todd said: “I would like to congratulate everyone involved in making Mooragh Park worthy of a Green Flag Award.
“Mooragh Park is a vital green space for the community in Ramsey. This award is testament to all the hard work of staff and volunteers, who do so much to ensure that it maintains the high standards demanded by the Green Flag Award.”
The Green Flag Award scheme, managed by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy under licence from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, recognises and rewards well-managed parks and green spaces, setting the benchmark standard for the management of green spaces across the United Kingdom and around the world.
Head Gardener Bobby Cunningham and Lead Member for Parks Geoff Court are pictured in the Mooragh Park.