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  • Celebrities urge gardeners to save the nation’s hedgehogs for Wild About Gardens Week: Mon 26 Oct-Sun 1 Nov 2015

    Monday 19th October, 2015

    Twiggy, Ben Fogle, Bill Oddie and Chris Beardshaw are backing Wild About Gardens Week this autumn and urging gardeners to save hedgehogs

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  • Calling on Government to deliver ambitious vision for nature and people

    Tuesday 13th October, 2015

    An ambitious and inspirational long-term plan is urgently needed to save nature and improve our well-being – that is the clear message from the Response for Nature report published today by a coalition of leading conservation organisations

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  • Spaniel helps survey efforts for water vole

    Monday 12th October, 2015

    A dog with a nose for rodents is being used to help monitor new colonies of water voles, as part of a major project to reintroduce the species to Hertfordshire

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  • Trust’s partnership with the Mace Foundation rewarded at Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards

    Friday 2nd October, 2015

    London Wildlife Trust has won the Community Partners Award at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards, in recognition of the Trust’s work with the Mace Foundation.

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  • Players of People’s Postcode Lottery boost their support to The Wildlife Trusts with an extra £25,000

    Thursday 1st October, 2015

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    The Wildlife Trusts are delighted to confirm that players of People’s Postcode Lottery have awarded an extra £1.575 million to long-term supported charities. The Wildlife Trusts is one of 63 charities that will receive the extra £25,000 award from players of the charity lottery.

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  • Environmental charities challenge Government on economic decisions

    Thursday 24th September, 2015

    Welcoming the Government’s response to the Natural Capital Committee’s Third Report, environmental organisations challenged the Government to correct chronic under-valuation of nature in decision-making by implementing the Committee’s recommendations and strengthening the Committee.

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  • Go nuts for the native nutkin: Get ‘reddy’ for Red Squirrel Week

    Monday 21st September, 2015

    Radiant redheads are only found in certain areas of the UK, which is why The Wildlife Trusts are encouraging everyone to look out for them during Red Squirrel Week (Sat 26 Sept – Sun 4 Oct)

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  • Putting nature at the heart of plans for farming and for water

    Tuesday 15th September, 2015

    Environment sector sets out visions for farming and for water in two influential publications

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  • A celebration of British wildlife

    Monday 14th September, 2015

    Winners of the British Wildlife Photography Awards 2015 announced

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  • Dear Ted, Rest in peace

    Monday 14th September, 2015

    We regret to announce the death of Ted Smith, President of Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust. He died yesterday, Sunday 13 September, at Boston Hospital. His daughters Alison and Helen were with him. We offer our deepest sympathy to his family and to his friends and colleagues, he will be so greatly missed. Dear Ted, rest in peace.

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