I am not sure which parks are being referred to in the letter Sorry To See Decline Of Town.
Every year Sconce and Devon Park, run by Newark and Sherwood District Council, is awarded a Green Flag, a national award recognising excellence of parks.
For the last six years the park has been awarded outstanding by the Royal Horticultural Society from East Midlands In Bloom — It’s Your Neighbourhood.
The ranger works with many volunteers to keep it looking good. It is a free local amenity, is used by hundreds of people. — C. Hinton, via email.
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