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  • New report links benefits of volunteering in nature with mental health

    Thursday 5th October, 2017

    Volunteers at GWT's Daneway Banks nature reserve

    A new report by The Wildlife Trusts examining the effects of volunteering in nature on people's mental health, involving volunteers from the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust and four other Wildlife Trusts, has been published.

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  • The winners of the 2017 Photo Competition are announced

    Wednesday 4th October, 2017

    Greenfinch (c) Peter Davies

    We are pleased to announce the winners of our 2017 Amateur Wildlife Photography Competition!

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  • Crickley Food Festival celebrates ethical food: Sunday 8 October

    Tuesday 26th September, 2017

    The Crickley Food Festival, an event celebrating ethically and sustainably-sourced food as part of the Gloucestershire Wildlife Friendly Food Project, is coming to the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s Crickley Hill nature reserve on Sunday 8 October.

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  • 2,000 badgers at risk in new wave of culling

    Friday 15th September, 2017

    Badger culling will soon restart in Gloucestershire, with far higher numbers being killed than expected.

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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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