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British Quality Foundation Achievement Award - Sustainable Futures
Our Target 2050 strategy became award winning in 2015 when GMFRS won the BQF’s Sustainable Futures award which recognised an outstanding environmental and social contribution to achieving a more sustainable world.
GMFRS are proud to have been one of nine BQF award winners from a pool of 500 applicants.
Manchester Evening News - North West’s Green Heroes
At the inaugural Manchester Evening News Environment Awards GMFRS were named the city region’s Carbon Champions.
North West’s Green Heroes Sustainable Business (large companies) award
The Service also won the North West’s Green Heroes Sustainable Business (large companies) award, for the 2014 – 2020 Sustainability Strategy ‘Creating a Better Tomorrow’ - beating off competition from Kelloggs and Walkers.
Green Apple Awards - Public Sector Best Environmental Practice
The national Green Apple Awards recognised GMFRS as UK Gold Winners in the Public Sector Best Environmental Practice category for the effectiveness and extent of our work to cut both our costs and our environmental impact.
Business in the Community - Ways2Work Award
This award was a continuation of the BITC award won in 2011 in which GMFRS won first place as a National ‘Example of Excellence’. In 2012 the award was specifically relating to sustainable travel and fleet management. BITC awards recognise inspirational programmes that are making a positive impact on the community, the environment or wider society.