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  • Lift your spirits with nightingale song

    Thursday 29th April, 2010

    Now is the time to celebrate the song of the nightingale, with The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • Get up with the larks

    Wednesday 28th April, 2010

    For Bill Oddie, it’s the sound of the grasshopper warbler. But whatever your favourite bird song might be, nothing beats the stunning combination that makes the dawn chorus, a chiming celebration of spring that rings through the skies each day as the season begins.

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  • Good things come to those who wait…

    Friday 23rd April, 2010

    Delayed bluebell displays will be glory of the spring

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  • Turn detective and learn about wildflowers

    Friday 16th April, 2010

    What do lords and ladies, a bugle and a pheasant’s eye have in common? More than you might think, and there’s a simple and fun way to find out.

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  • Green groups assess parties’ manifestos

    Friday 16th April, 2010

    In the week which saw each of the major political parties launch their manifestos for the forthcoming General Election, eight of the UK’s leading environmental organisations issue their assessment of the commitments made on climate change and the natural environment.

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  • New stamps highlight plight of UK’s mammals

    Tuesday 13th April, 2010

    The Wildlife Trusts are working to ensure the ten species of UK mammals, featured on new stamps issued today by The Royal Mail, have a wild future - not a sticky end.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts call for White Paper on Nature

    Tuesday 6th April, 2010

    Leaders of the three main political parties will today receive a letter from The Wildlife Trusts - urging them to introduce a White Paper on nature and ecological restoration in their manifestoes.

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  • Public urged to tell politicians:

    Tuesday 30th March, 2010

    We care about wildlife

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  • An egg before Easter!

    Wednesday 24th March, 2010

    Derby Cathedral’s famous peregrine falcons have laid their first egg of the year. It happened at or before 5 a.m. on March 24th, a day later than last year.

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  • Breath-taking beauty: The Wildlife Trusts’ wildflower meadows

    Tuesday 23rd March, 2010

    But habitat is under threat warns the leading conservation organisation

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