November 2013

Latest tweets and news stories about our work, activities and events. Journalists can contact our press team to ensure enquiries will be dealt with immediately: Anna Guthrie 07887 754659 aguthrie@wildlifetrusts.org and Emma Robertshaw 07779 657515 erobertshaw@wildlifetrusts.org

  • Pilot badger cull in Gloucestershire stopped

    Friday 29th November, 2013

    Badger cpt Jon Bowen

    The licence for the extension of Gloucestershire's pilot badger cull will stop with effect from noon tomorrow.

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  • First wave of marine protection welcome

    Thursday 21st November, 2013

    cpt Paul Naylor marinephoto.co.uk

    As the Government today confirms immediate designation of 27 Marine Conservation Zones, The Wildlife Trusts welcome this first step towards the creation of a network so absolutely vital to ensure the healthy future of our seas.

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  • Prime Minister must do more for nature

    Tuesday 19th November, 2013

    Saithe shoal cpt Paul Naylor marinephoto.co.uk

    The Government is failing to deliver nearly a third of its natural environment commitments, despite huge public support for action for nature, wildlife and the countryside.

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  • Pilot badger culls fail

    Tuesday 5th November, 2013

    Badger cpt Wildstock

    Results from the extended pilot badger cull in Somerset - out today - confirm a complete failure to meet required targets and should lead the Government to abandon its culling policy.

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