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  • BADGER CULL DELAY WELCOME: time to throw weight behind alternatives

    Tuesday 23rd October, 2012

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome the Environment Secretary’s announcement to delay the badger cull but are disappointed by his motives.

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  • WILDLIFE GETS A NEW BOG!

    Monday 22nd October, 2012

    Residents in Stonehouse have been getting their hands dirty to help create a community nature garden as part of a partnership project between All Pulling Together and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • ROYALS PLANT A JUBILEE ORCHARD

    Tuesday 16th October, 2012

    HRH The Duke of Gloucester plants an apple tree

    Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester planted local variety apple trees to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee at Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s Lower Woods nature reserve in the new Jubilee Orchard on Friday, 12th October.

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  • LEAVE A NATURAL LEGACY - Will for Wildlife Week 15th-21st October

    Monday 15th October, 2012

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  • WATER VOLES ENLIST ALLIES IN THE COTSWOLDS

    Tuesday 9th October, 2012

    Cotswold Rivers Volunteers scrub bashing in Sherbourne

    Dedicated volunteers have given over £10,000 worth of their time to help save the water vole and other river wildlife throughout the Cotswolds as part of a project for Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • WORKING WITH FARMERS - a bTB Cattle Vaccine

    Friday 5th October, 2012

    Following a meeting of interested organisations and individuals initiated by members of the farming industry a Declaration has been put before Owen Patterson the DEFRA Secretary of State. A copy of the letter which I signed on behalf of the Trust has been sent to the press.

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  • ROYALS PLANT A JUBILEE ORCHARD

    Thursday 4th October, 2012

    apple (c) Dave Kilbey

    Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester will be planting a local variety apple tree to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee at Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s Lower Woods nature reserve in the new Jubilee Orchard.

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  • TOAD HOMES GO UNDER THE HAMMER!

    Friday 28th September, 2012

    Ellen Winter, GWT and Paul Fawcett, WPD help pupils build toad homes.

    Pupils from St Dominic’s Catholic Primary School built new homes for toads thanks to funding from Western Power Distribution.

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  • CHARITY URGES COUNCILS TO PROTECT OUR WILDLIFE

    Monday 10th September, 2012

    (c) Zsuzsanna Bird

    A new report urging planners and developers to recognise the value of brownfield sites as potential wildlife havens has been published by local conservation charity, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • JOE AND ADAM HENSON LAUNCH NEW WILDLIFE FRIENDLY CHEESE!

    Monday 3rd September, 2012

    Rare breed and farming advocate, Joe Henson MBE, and his son, BBC Countryfile presenter, Adam Henson launched Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s new partnership with local cheese maker, Simon Weaver at The Moreton-in-Marsh Show on 1st September 2012.

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