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We are delighted to report that our two Local Nature Reserves have gained the Green Flag Community Award for 2017/2018. This is now the ninth consecutive year we have received this award in recognition of the work we do over the year to maintain the sites.

A record number of parks and green space...

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Our reserves are again named as being amongst the best in Britain.

A record 1600 parks and green spaces across the UK received either the Green Flag Award or the Green Flag Community Award this year.

The chairman of The Friends of Bramcote Ridge said,

"We are delighted to receive a Green...

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The two local nature reserves managed by The Friends of Bramcote Ridge have recently been informed that they have received the Green Flag Community Award for 2015/16.

This is the seventh consecutive year they have obtained this award, and it is a fitting tribute to the hard working volunteers w...

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We are very pleased and proud to announce that our two reserves have again been awarded the Green Flag Community Award for 2014/2015 for a sixth successive year. The formal confirmation was received a few days ago and read:

On behalf of the Green Flag Award team and the Department for Communi...

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We are very pleased and proud to be able to announce that our two reserves have been given the Green Flag Community Award for 2013/2014. This is the fifth consecutive year we have received this award and it recognises that our sites are well-maintained and are a safe and welcoming place to visit...

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We are very pleased to be able to report that our two reserves have been awarded the Green Flag Community Award for 2012/2013. This is now the fourth consecutive year we have received this award and is in recognition of the work we do over the year to maintain the areas. The aspects that the judg...

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We are delighted to be able to report that our two Local Nature Reserves have gained the Green Flag Community Award for 2011/2012. This was previously known as the Green Pennant Award and as you know we have now received this for three consecutive years. We were proud to be the first site in Brox...

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We are pleased and proud to be able to announce that our application for a Green Pennant award for 2010/11 has been successful!

Last year we were the first site in Broxtowe to be awarded a Green Pennant and to have achieved it for a second year is very satisfying.

The Green Pennant aw...

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