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

  • Hedgehog conservation area is UK first

    Tuesday 17th March, 2015

    A landmark project to create the UK’s first dedicated hedgehog conservation area will launch today, developed in response to an alarming national decline in one of our most enigmatic and well-loved species

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  • Nature and Wellbeing Summit hosted in Bristol, European Green Capital 2015

    Wednesday 4th March, 2015

    A Nature and Wellbeing Summit, hosted in Bristol as part of the city’s year as European Green Capital, is this week bringing together leading UK and European practitioners, researchers and decision-makers to discuss the value of nature in our society with a specific focus on landscapes and nature-based solutions for health and wellbeing

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  • Shot peregrine found dead at Derbyshire Wildlife Trust headquarters

    Tuesday 3rd March, 2015

    A male peregrine falcon has been shot and found dead outside Derbyshire Wildlife Trust’s offices at East Mill in Belper, Derbyshire

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  • A Wild Life is a Better Life

    Monday 2nd March, 2015

    David Attenborough is part of 'My Wild Life' - a new campaign highlighting why the natural world is so important to us all

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  • Cameron, Clegg and Miliband sign joint climate change agreement

    Saturday 14th February, 2015

    In a highly unusual move the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition have agreed to work together across party lines to tackle climate change

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  • New hope for precious land at Lodge Hill

    Friday 13th February, 2015

    Lodge Hill area is the only one in the UK to be designated for nightingales

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  • What Nature Does For Britain

    Wednesday 11th February, 2015

    Brilliant new book draws on the work of The Wildlife Trusts across the UK

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  • Accolades awarded for outdoor adventures: Watch Group of the Year

    Monday 2nd February, 2015

    It’s the little things that count for a group of young wildlife enthusiasts who love discovering the natural world’s ‘minibeasts’ and, for these efforts and more, are today announced as ‘Watch Group of the Year 2014’ by The Wildlife Trusts

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  • Seeds of imagination planted with Forest Schools funding

    Monday 2nd February, 2015

    Inner city children to benefit from regular access to natural world

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  • British Wildlife Photography Awards 2015: Call for entries

    Sunday 1st February, 2015

    The 2015 competition is now open for entries

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