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  • Winter Appeal update

    Thursday 9th February, 2017

    Thank you so much to everyone who has so far donated to our Winter Appeal - all the research and monitoring work we do is reliant on this funding so all donations are hugely appreciated

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  • Peterborough - The UK Environment Capital?

    Thursday 9th February, 2017

    The Wildlife Trust BCN objects to development sites included in Peterborough's Local Plan

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  • Godmanchester improvements

    Wednesday 25th January, 2017

    Tree surgeon at work by Aidan Matthews

    Vital conservation work has been made possible in the past year via generous grant funding from Biffa Award

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  • Pingle Wood and Cutting - reserve changes

    Tuesday 24th January, 2017

    From the end of February 2017 there will be no public access to Pingle Wood, which the Wildlife Trust formerly managed as a nature reserve between 1985 and 2015.

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  • Hare sprung from country park

    Thursday 22nd December, 2016

    A wooden sculpture worth more than £3,000 was last night (21 December) stolen from Trumpington Meadows country park and nature reserve.

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  • A14 - impact on the environment

    Friday 16th December, 2016

    Work has started on the new route of the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon

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  • Gardeners’ Best Bat Banquets

    Tuesday 29th November, 2016

    Southill Lower School Garden Club

    Bedfordshire's Southill Lower School Garden Club are winners of a national bat-friendly planting competition

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  • New fencing at Twywell

    Friday 25th November, 2016

    Following a stakeholder meeting about the fencing at Whitestones, Twywell we have updated our statement and Q & A

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  • Heart of the Fen Wetland

    Monday 21st November, 2016

    Lapwing WTBCN

    An area of the Great Fen is set to benefit from a generous £50,000 grant from Viridor Credits and the Landfill Communities Fund

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  • Gourmet grub for giraffes

    Wednesday 16th November, 2016

    Giraffe: ZSL Whipsnade

    Giraffes at Whipsnade Zoo are benefitting from tree maintenance at the Galsey Wood County Wildlife Site in Bedfordshire

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