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  • The weight of 3.3 million penguins in plastic waste – UK’s Christmas gift to the environment

    Tuesday 19th December, 2017

    Plastic waste mountain

    UK environment and animal welfare charities are calling for action on the plague of plastic pollution this Christmas.

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  • Industry calls for ‘Gove guarantee’ on agri-environment schemes

    Friday 15th December, 2017


    Farming and green organisations have come together to seek a guarantee from Michael Gove that farmers and land managers who sign up to agri-environment schemes before the UK leaves the EU are not penalised post-Brexit.

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  • New report estimates the cost of creating a wildlife-rich countryside for future generations

    Thursday 14th December, 2017

    New report shows how much Government might need to pay farmers and land managers for their role in looking after our natural heritage

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  • Wild Christmas Gifts

    Friday 8th December, 2017


    By gifting ‘wild’ this Christmas you can give nature the helping hand it needs.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts welcome new Chair, Peta Foxall

    Thursday 23rd November, 2017

    Peta is a passionate conservationist and advocate for the role of nature in education and people's health and wellbeing

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  • New housing must respect environmental limits and help bring back wildlife

    Wednesday 22nd November, 2017

    Today’s budget highlights need to adopt a new nature-led approach to housing

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  • Threatened sand dunes set for a golden future thanks to National Lottery funding

    Thursday 9th November, 2017

    Sand dune

    A third of England and Wales’s threatened sand dunes have a brighter future thanks to a pioneering National Lottery funded conservation and restoration project, unveiled today.

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  • The British Wildlife Photography Awards 2017

    Monday 6th November, 2017

    'Heathrow Roostings' by Daniel Trim

    A Celebration of British Wildlife

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  • Unique moment to save our seas

    Wednesday 25th October, 2017

    Dahlia Anemone and Spider Crab

    New report urges Government to tackle five challenges simultaneously

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  • Entrepreneur Annemiek Hoogenboom receives Rothschild medal

    Wednesday 25th October, 2017

    Social entrepreneur Annemiek Hoogenboom received a prestigious medal from The Wildlife Trusts at an event in London on 24 October, in honour of her outstanding fundraising for humanitarian and environmental causes. In particular, for nature conservation and giving children the opportunity to experience wildlife.

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