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  • Celebs go wild with the Trust

    Thursday 24th May, 2018

    Two well-known supporters of wildlife issues, BBC Springwatch presenter Gillian Burke and artist Kurt Jackson, have joined in support Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s 30 Days Wild campaign which encourages everyone to do something wild every day during the month of June.

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  • Sun shines on successful Wildlife Celebration

    Thursday 24th May, 2018

    Over 1,500 people attended Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Wildlife Celebration - their biggest annual event, when it was held at Caerhays Castle Gardens on Sunday 20th May.

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  • Upstream Thinking Volunteer Taster Day

    Thursday 24th May, 2018

    Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Upstream Thinking Volunteers for a ‘Taster Day’ of practical conservation on Thursday 7th June, meeting at 9:45am (until about 3pm) at Argal Reservoir car park near Penryn. Practical volunteers are an important part of the Trust’s Upstream Thinking Project, a South West Water (SWW) initiative. Upstream Thinking works with local farmers and landowners towards cleaner water and improved homes for wildlife in and around the College and Argal Reservoirs which provide drinking water for Falmouth and Penryn.

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  • Cornish tradition and stunning views at Little Park Farm

    Thursday 24th May, 2018

    A traditional farmhouse and stunning views over the Malpas Passage, and down the river to Kea and beyond, make the south facing hillside gardens at Little Park Farm in Malpas something very special. Visitors and residents can see for themselves when Little Park opens in aid of Cornwall Wildlife Trust on Sunday 3rd June from 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

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  • A wild Sunday with the Trust

    Thursday 17th May, 2018

    This Sunday is the day to go wild at Caerhays Castle with Cornwall Wildlife Trust at their annual Wildlife Celebration. This is their biggest event of the year and showcases the work they do to protect Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places.

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  • Show your support for Local Wildlife Sites under threat

    Friday 4th May, 2018

    Sign the e-petition before 10 May

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  • A Cornish garden with romantic connections

    Thursday 3rd May, 2018

    A place of interest to both gardeners and poetry lovers alike is the latest garden to open this year in support of Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Open Gardens scheme.

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  • The mobile App that helps Cornish hedgehogs

    Wednesday 2nd May, 2018

    An exciting new mobile app has just been launched that will make recording Cornish wildlife quick easy and fun. The ORKS App, created by ERCCIS; Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s wildlife records centre allows you to record wildlife sightings whilst out and about, even if you don’t have WIFI or mobile data. The App prompts you for the essential information needed, and uses GPS for location and allows you to add photos to upload to the ORKS website [www.orks.org.uk] when you are ready. It is so simple and it is ready just in time for National Hedgehog Week which runs from the 6th to 12th May.

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  • Wildlife Friendly Business Award is open for entries

    Wednesday 2nd May, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust, in partnership with the Environmental Growth for Business (EG4B) project, is delighted to announce that its popular ‘Wildlife Friendly Business Award’ category will once again feature in the forthcoming Cornwall Tourism Awards 2018.

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  • A wild day out with the Trust

    Friday 20th April, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Wildlife Celebration - their biggest annual event, which showcases the work they do to protect Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places, this year moves to the stunning location of Caerhays Castle Gardens near St. Austell, and it promises to be a great event for all the family.

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