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  • TRUST'S REACTION TO GOVERNMENT'S LATEST ANNOUNCEMENTS ON BOVINE TB AND BADGERS

    Friday 21st July, 2017

    Badger (c) Wildstock

    In the week that Parliament goes into summer recess, the Government has today made a number of important announcements on bovine TB and badgers.

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  • Volunteers’ vital help to protect local peregrine falcons

    Tuesday 20th June, 2017

    Peregrine falcon (c) Wildstock

    Residents living near a nature reserve are working with Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust to protect peregrine falcons in the Forest of Dean.

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  • Walk or run for GWT on 9 July

    Tuesday 20th June, 2017

    Orange tip on cuckoo flower

    North Cotswold Rotary Club and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust are challenging local people to walk or run their way through the glorious countryside surroundings of Greystones Farm in Bourton-on-the-Water on 9 July.

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  • Garden gallivanters welcomed to Ozleworth Park on 25 June

    Tuesday 30th May, 2017

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is hosting a public open afternoon at Ozleworth Park, near Wotton-under-Edge, on Sunday 25th June from 2 – 5 pm.

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  • Hidden Cotswold gem opens up for garden lovers on 9 June

    Thursday 25th May, 2017

    Upton Wold garden

    This summer Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust kicks off its Open Gardens season with a public celebration of the garden at Upton Wold on Friday 9th June 2017, from 5pm to 7pm. Located just outside Moreton-in-Marsh, this is a rare opportunity to visit this inspirational garden.

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  • FROME BANKS WILD PLAY LAUNCH

    Tuesday 11th April, 2017

    Eels and Ladders at Frome Banks (c) Gareth Parry

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) is inviting the local community to join them in celebrating the newly installed community facilities at Frome Banks nature reserve in the heart of Stroud.

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  • GLOUCESTERSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST WELCOMES GROUND-BREAKING CONVICTION OF BUTTERFLY COLLECTOR

    Friday 7th April, 2017

    Large Blue (c) Sarah Meredith, Habitat Designs

    A 57 year old man has today been given a six-month suspended sentence for illegally capturing and killing globally endangered large blue butterflies from Daneway Banks near Sapperton, Gloucestershire and Collard Hill, Somerset in 2015.

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  • GLOUCESTER COMMUNITY GREEN SPACE TRANSFORMATION GETS UNDERWAY

    Tuesday 28th March, 2017

    Wildlife Discovery (c) Nick Turner

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT), in partnership with Podsmead Big Local, will launch a new community project, to transform the Milton Avenue Open Space at a public event on Thursday April 13th, 2017. The event will be attended by representatives of Gloucester City Council, Podsmead Big Local, GWT and the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Gloucester. The project aims to make the site an accessible, safe and inviting green space for people and wildlife.

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  • STROUD PROJECT NOMINATED FOR UK RIVER PRIZE

    Friday 10th March, 2017

    Natural Flood Management - Frome Catchment

    Stroud District Council, the Environment Agency and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) have received recognition for their pioneering natural flood management work in the Frome catchment above Stroud, by way of being announced as a finalist for the 2017 UK River Prize.

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  • NATURE DETECTIVES WANTED IN GLOUCESTER

    Tuesday 28th February, 2017

    Pond dipping (c) Misty Hutton

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) this week launches a new series of sessions for kids to get stuck into wildlife and discover a thing or two about the natural world. Gloucester Watch Group will hold activities at Robinswood Hill on the first Sunday of every month from 5th March.

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