Multiple Mayo parks have received a Green Flag award for 2022.
The list, announced today by An Taisce, acknowledges Ireland's best public parks and gardens.
Green Heritage Site Accreditation has been awarded to the Jackie Clare Collection Heritage Garden, Turlough Park and North Mayo Heritage Centre, Enniscoe
with Balla Woodlands and Park, Ballina Karen Community Garden and Ballyhaunis Community Garden receiving Green Flag Community Awards.
International accreditation for public park excellence in Ireland has increased again this year, to reach over 104 accredited public green spaces, comprised of 85 formal public Green Flag Park sites, along with 19 volunteer run Green Community Sites.
Local flag raising ceremonies will be organised by Mayo County Council’s Parks Department and Municipal Districts over the coming weeks at the winning locations.