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  • An abundance of wildlife in Peakswater

    Thursday 14th July, 2016

    High summer, and our Open Gardens scheme continues to attract crowds of local people and visitors, with a beautiful garden set in a quiet valley with countryside views the next to open.

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  • National Marine Week is a real Rocky Horror Show

    Monday 11th July, 2016

    Discover the real Rocky Horror Show this National Marine Week, 23 July – 7 August, when Cornwall Wildlife Trust celebrates our awesome sea life! Summer is simply not complete without a day at the seaside - but is life in our rockpools quite as placid as it seems?

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  • Sperm Whale Stranded on Cornish Beach

    Monday 11th July, 2016

    A rarely seen female sperm whale has stranded and sadly died on Perranporth Beach in North Cornwall on Sunday 10th July 2016. One of only six sperm whales to have stranded in the county since records began, marine biologists are hoping to investigate the animal further to find out why and how this beautiful animal died.

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  • High Praze for WI hedge competition

    Wednesday 6th July, 2016

    Judges of the Cornwall Federation of Women’s Institutes’ Allsop Cup competition were taken aback by the levels of interest and high standard of entries this year. Praze-an-Beeble WI were awarded first place and will be presented with the Allsop Cup trophy later this year at the WI Annual Council meeting.

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  • Trevoole Farm re-opens for wildlife

    Thursday 23rd June, 2016

    Trevoole Farm has historically been used as a farm and market garden supplying produce locally and far beyond. But it also has a garden which is now aimed at encouraging wildlife.

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  • Respect our Basking sharks!

    Friday 17th June, 2016

    Thanks to a spell of calm weather and long days, Cornwall’s seas are teaming with plankton which in turn has brought basking sharks to our waters.

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  • St Piran’s takes the biscuit!

    Friday 17th June, 2016

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust is celebrating a delicious new partnership! Redruth-based business Cornish Coffee has launched a new range of rich, black leaf breakfast tea - St. Piran’s – and a percentage of all sales will be donated to the Trust.

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  • Lethytep – a 52 acre wildlife haven

    Thursday 16th June, 2016

    Lethytep in Penadlake is one of Cornwall’s top wildlife gardens and so it comes as no surprise that they are once again opening their 52-acres to visitors in aid of Cornwall Wildlife Trust.

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  • And the winner is… your local wildlife

    Tuesday 7th June, 2016

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust has launched its Annual Wildlife Raffle, which raises much needed funds to help with its conservation work, protecting Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places.

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  • Local business supports Trust to help save Cornish bees

    Thursday 2nd June, 2016

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce a new partnership with St Just based clothing company Earth Kind Originals (EKO). EKO has kindly designed and produced a stylish new tote bag inspired by Cornwall’s bees, with all the proceeds going to the Trust’s Bee Kind appeal.

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