• Rare hazel dormice re-introduced to Warwickshire

    Wednesday 21st June, 2017

    Hazel dormouse

    Warwickshire Wildlife Trust working with People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) and other partners, have released 40 rare hazel dormice into an undisclosed woodland location in Warwickshire, near Royal Leamington Spa, in an attempt to stem the decline of this endangered species.

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  • New poll reveals that Coventry's city-dwellers love nature but can't get enough of it

    Thursday 8th June, 2017

    © Terry Whittaker - 2020VISION

    30 Days Wild challenge from Warwickshire Wildlife Trust helps people enjoy nature every day

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  • Tamworth to welcome popular heritage event, TameFest!

    Thursday 18th May, 2017

    Tamefest poster

    TameFest 2017 will take place on Tamworth Castle Grounds, on Saturday 27th May for its biggest edition yet.

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  • UK General Election 2017: why it matters for wildlife

    Thursday 18th May, 2017

    Copyright Paul Harris 2020vision

    The snap UK General Election on June 8th is happening at a crucial time for wildlife.

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  • BBC Countryfile films the Tame Valley Wetlands

    Thursday 27th April, 2017

    Countryfile film Coventry Canal with Tim Precious Copyright Ebony Chapman

    The BBC’s most popular rural show visits North Warwickshire in search of Britain’s fastest declining mammal, the water vole, discovering the hidden landscape of the Tame Valley Wetlands on their way.

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  • Bee Creative in the Garden!

    Thursday 20th April, 2017

    Buff-tailed bumblebee courtesy of Jon Hawkins, Surrey Hills Photography

    Royal Horticultural Society and The Wildlife Trusts launch campaign to help wild bees

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  • Career Qualifications in Wildlife and Conservation

    Thursday 20th April, 2017

    Tame Valley

    Local people are being offered a FREE, nationally recognised qualification in Environmental & Heritage Conservation. Courtesy of the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme (LPS), people of all ages, looking for a new career path or wanting to gain new skills and experience, can now take part in practical conservation training, for no cost at all!

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  • Easter survey reveals the need for faster action on peat-free gardening

    Thursday 13th April, 2017

    As the nation’s gardeners prepare for spring, a new survey reveals a lack of real choice for consumers looking for peat-free composts at garden centres and other outlets. It highlights the need for more determined action to phase out peat use from the gardening industry and to protect wild peatlands.

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  • Will West Midlands Mayor make the Pledge4Nature?

    Friday 7th April, 2017

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country has joined with local partners including Warwickshire Wildlife Trust to call on West Midlands Mayoral candidates to pledge their support for a 25 year strategy for nature.

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  • Celebrating the launch of Wild Work Days

    Monday 27th March, 2017

    Siemens Wild Work Day at Brandon Marsh

    To mark the launch of our Wild Work Days this month, Siemens in Coventry undertook a project to make some much needed improvements to our Education Garden, at Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, ahead of the summer season.

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