St. James’ Park and the Friends of St. James’ Park have won many awards since the creation of the Friends group in 2006, including being awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award almost every year since 2012.

Our Awards include:

2014 – 2021

  • Every year since 2014 St. James’ Park have been awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award.

2013

  • St. James’ Park was a nominated finalist in the National Lottery Awards 2013, making it through to the top seven projects in the Environment category.

2012

2010

  • Won first prize in the Hampshire and Isle of Wight section of the South East Community Empowerment Awards 2010 
  • Took second place at Southampton City Council’s Green Spaces event
  • Website shortlisted in two categories for 7th Hantsweb Awards

2009

  • Received a Certificate of Congratulation from the Mayor of Southampton, in recognition of achieving the Heritage Lottery Fund grant

2007

  • Won the Outstanding Park Event 2007 award for Park100

2006

  • Won the Southampton Green Open Spaces Award 2006