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  • CULL DECISION IS SHOT IN DARK

    Wednesday 14th December, 2011

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust has expressed disappointment following today’s Government announcement to proceed with a badger cull.

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  • STATE INVESTMENT IN FORESTS VITAL FOR WELLBEING

    Thursday 8th December, 2011

    A scene of trees in the forest of dean

    The Independent Forestry Panel must bust the Treasury myth about the Public Forest Estate and shout about the value of nature. As the Forestry Panel launches its interim report today, The Wildlife Trusts look to the Panel to explain to the Government the true value of our woodlands and to ‘bust the myth’ that the Public Forest Estate is a burden on the state.

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  • GREENEST GOVERNMENT EVER

    Wednesday 7th December, 2011

    View from Crickley Hill

    West Country wildlife charities dismay at attack on vital wildlife legislation

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  • NEW COMMUNITY ORCHARD CREATED AT VELL MILL

    Tuesday 6th December, 2011

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is creating a new fruit orchard using 60 local variety apple, pear and plum trees at the Trust’s Vell Mill nature reserve near Newent this Wednesday 7th December.

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  • GRUNDON ORCHARD RESTORATION AT WINGMOOR FARM

    Thursday 1st December, 2011

    Richard Skehens and Gordon McGlone planting apple trees

    Grundon Waste Management Ltd was alarmed to learn about a 67% decline in traditional orchards in Gloucestershire after reading Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s ‘State of the Natural Environment Report’ published in August 2011.

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  • LEGAL EAGLES FLY HIGH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CHARITY

    Wednesday 23rd November, 2011

    Phoenix Legal Group

    A team of Gloucestershire legal eagles is set to boost the funds of a county wildlife charity by forming a new partnership.

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  • RUNNING FOR WILDLIFE SET TO RAISE OVER £2500!

    Wednesday 23rd November, 2011

    Some of our runners before the start of the race

    Sunday 23rd October saw 16 very keen and fit runners complete the 30th Stroud Half Marathon in support of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • CELEBRITY WELLY AUCTION GOES LIVE!

    Wednesday 23rd November, 2011

    Simon Pegg and his signed Wellies for Wildlife

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is today launching a ‘Welly Auction’ selling off 20 pairs of celebrity signed wellies to the highest bidder!

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  • AUTHENTIC ADVENTURES RAISE £10,000 FOR LOCAL WILDLIFE

    Thursday 17th November, 2011

    John Brough, Managing Director Authentic Adventures presenting a cheque to GWT

    Gloucestershire based business, Authentic Adventures have raised an amazing £10,000 for local charity Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • WELLY WEEK A HUGE SUCCESS!

    Thursday 3rd November, 2011

    Dr Gordon McGlone accepting a £500 cheque from Roland Martin, Headmaster of Rend

    Over 1,000 people throughout Gloucestershire wore their wellies to raise money for local nature conservation charity, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust in October.

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