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  • My Wild Winter: Making wild memories to last a lifetime

    Friday 19th December, 2014

    Despite being the coldest and darkest time of the year, there’s a wonderland of wildlife experiences waiting to be had during the winter months - so wrap up your young ones in preparation for their wildest winter yet!

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  • Wales takes the plunge into protecting our seas

    Friday 12th December, 2014

    Grey seals will be better protected by new MCZ

    Today the Welsh Government designates its first Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ). This announcement means that the seas around Skomer Island off the coast of Pembrokeshire will become Wales’ first MCZ.

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  • Mass rally in Westminster a wake-up call to politicians on nature

    Tuesday 9th December, 2014

    Nature and wildlife-lovers are heading to the Houses of Parliament today to shake politicians out of the Westminster bubble and get them to take nature seriously

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  • Replace road expansion with a greener future

    Monday 1st December, 2014

    Call for Autumn Statement and Roads Investment Strategy to abandon road expansion in favour of green retrofits

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  • Underwater wonders revealed: Winners of photography competition announced

    Wednesday 19th November, 2014

    An explosion of colour in the dark depths has stolen the show in one of the UK’s most celebrated underwater photography competitions

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  • Grand designs will boost bugs’ chances: Winners of Wild About Gardens Week

    Friday 14th November, 2014

    Three ‘grand designs’ will today be awarded ultimate ‘des-res’ status when ‘Bugingham Palace’, a ‘mini-beast mansion’ and ‘seven story stack’ are announced as the winning entries in a national wildlife gardening competition.

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  • 120 MPs unite in call for greater protection of UK seas

    Wednesday 12th November, 2014

    MPs and Peers are united in calling for a full network of Marine Protected Areas in UK seas

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  • Simon Barnes to receive Rothschild Medal

    Thursday 6th November, 2014

    Simon Barnes cpt David Bebber

    Award-winning author and journalist Simon Barnes is set to receive a unique and prestigious medal for inspiring so many for so long with the wonders of nature

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  • Megafauna hotspots: the missing link in marine protection

    Tuesday 4th November, 2014

    New report highlights need to protect important places for dolphins, whales and basking sharks

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  • Act for Nature: Calls for new law to support recovery of nature and improve people's wellbeing

    Wednesday 29th October, 2014

    Charities are today challenging political parties to ‘act for nature’ by introducing new laws to restore nature and increase everyone’s access to it, not only for nature’s sake but also for the contribution it makes to people’s health and wellbeing.

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