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  • Homes for people and wildlife

    Thursday 11th January, 2018

    Cambourne by Caroline Fitton

    The Wildlife Trust's newly launched guidelines for housing provides a vision for future development - and includes Cambourne as a shining example of wildlife-friendly development

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  • Thanks a Lotto

    Tuesday 19th December, 2017

    Ladybirds Andrew Dent

    Many thanks to all who are playing our Wildlife Lottery - keep going! Buying a ticket means supporting local wildlife and the chance to win £25,000

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  • Giving a whole Lotto thanks

    Monday 4th December, 2017

    Proceeds from the National Lottery help fund some of our vital projects via the Heritage Lottery fund - so we're saying a Big Thank You to players of the Lottery

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  • For the love of orchards

    Wednesday 22nd November, 2017

    Apple orchard by Steve Byrne

    This month Orchards East launched in Bedfordshire - the core aim is to preserve ancient fruit trees

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  • A new Nenescape

    Thursday 16th November, 2017

    A new Landscape Partnership Scheme supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund will celebrate, protect and conserve the River Nene from Northampton to Peterborough

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  • No to housing development

    Tuesday 31st October, 2017

    A controversial plan to allow a 2,500 home development in north Cambridgeshire has been shelved

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  • Photo call for 2018 calendars

    Monday 23rd October, 2017

    Photo competition winners reception by Sophie Baker

    The winners of our 2017 Wildlife Photo Competition attended a reception in Cambourne to receive their prizes - plus copies of our 2018 calendar

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  • Great Fen evaluation

    Monday 16th October, 2017

    Great Fen

    With the end of Heritage Lottery Funding for the Great Fen, much progress and many achievements have been made possible over the last eight years

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  • Nature on prescription - doctor's orders

    Monday 9th October, 2017

    Volunteers at Irthlingborough

    Volunteering in nature has a positive impact on people’s mental health, as discovered in a new Wildlife Trusts report - come and join a work party!

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  • Photo Competition Winners 2017

    Tuesday 12th September, 2017

    Sarah Kelman Hares in Snow

    We are pleased to announce the winners in our 2017 Photo Competition - and 12 of the best images will be featured in a Wildlife Trust calendar

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