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  • Walk 4 Wildlife this July

    Tuesday 21st June, 2016

    Walk 4 Wildlife (c) Anne-Marie Randall

    On Saturday 2nd July Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) are holding their annual Walk 4 Wildlife at one of their newest nature reserves, Crickley Hill. It rounds off their month long #30DaysWild social media campaign encouraging people to get out and enjoy nature in their everyday lives.

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  • THE LARGE BLUE BUTTERFLY EMERGES AT DANEWAY BANKS

    Wednesday 8th June, 2016

    (c) David Slater

    Britain’s rarest butterfly, the large blue, was spotted at Daneway Banks nature reserve on Sunday 5th June for the first time this year. These beautiful and very rare butterflies were reintroduced to the nature reserve in 2002, after being extinct in the county since the 1960’s. The reintroduction is part of a national large blue project.

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  • ELLIE HARRISON LAUNCHES APPEAL TO PROTECT BARN OWLS

    Thursday 2nd June, 2016

    (c) Janet Marsh

    Ellie Harrison, BBC Presenter and President of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, is today launching an appeal to protect vulnerable populations of barns owls in the county.

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  • 30 Days Wild: Make room for nature this June

    Wednesday 1st June, 2016

    (c) Katharine Davies

    An exciting new challenge for everyone! This June, The Wildlife Trusts are asking everyone do something wild every day for a month. The challenge is simple and designed to delight: make room for nature - no matter where you are or how busy your life. Make this the month when you do something wild every day, and let Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust motivate you!

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  • Celebrating Sir David Attenborough at 90: Thank you for being the UK’s great supporter of the wild world

    Friday 6th May, 2016

    Celebrating Sir David Attenborough at 90: Decades of devotion to UK wildlife The Wildlife Trusts thank David for being the UK’s great supporter of the wild world

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  • Tree planting ceremony celebrates the future of Gloucestershire’s countryside

    Friday 22nd April, 2016

    This Friday, 22nd April 2016 Gloucestershire County Council officially hands over five of its countryside sites to Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust at a celebratory tree planting event.

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  • Holiday Dog Show Fun and Wildlife Discovery

    Tuesday 19th April, 2016

    Nature Discovery (c) Nick Turner

    “May day, May day” Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is calling for local families to visit Robinswood Hill Country Park for a free family event discovering and exploring nature, alongside a fun dog show, organised by Teckels Animal Sanctuaries.

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  • £1 MILLION SECURED TO TRAIN YOUNG PEOPLE FOR GREEN EMPLOYMENT

    Wednesday 6th April, 2016

    One million pounds has been awarded to the Avon and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trusts to train 1,100 18-24 years olds in community engagement and conservation skills, and work with more than 7,000 young people over the next five years.

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  • The Hare Festival Way Official Launch in Cirencester on Saturday March 19th 2016 11am to 12.30pm

    Thursday 17th March, 2016

    Join us for the opening and inaugural walk of the Hare Festival Way - the new nature trail for Cirencester. This fantastic new walking route has been created by Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust in partnership with Cirencester Town Council and Gloucestershire County Council. The project was funded by the Cirencester Hare Festival, which was promoted by the Cirencester Community Development Trust, and leaves a lasting legacy for the town.

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  • DANEWAY BANKS NATURE RESERVE IS SECURED!

    Wednesday 9th March, 2016

    (c) large blue by Robert South

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) is today celebrating the ownership of Daneway Banks nature reserve following a successful fundraising appeal in 2015.

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