Roeshot Hill allotments Green Flag status

The Roeshot Hill allotments in Highcliffe have been awarded Green Flag status for the ninth consecutive year.

Vice chairman of the allotments association, David Keeton said: "This is a tremendous achievement. We are all really proud of the accolade."

The allotment complex on Lyndhurst Road is owned by Highcliffe and Walkford Parish Council.

Chairman Cllr Bob Hutchings added: "It’s fantastic news and a real testament to the hard work, skill and pride that all the allotment holders bring to bear."

The Green Flag status is awarded by the Tidy Britain Group.