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  • Go wild with 30 Days ‘happiness’ pack

    Friday 20th April, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust is encouraging people to do something wild every day for the month of June by taking part in the brilliant ‘30 Days Wild’, the UK’s only month-long nature challenge. Last year Cornwall saw more people than ever before sign up and go wild!

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  • Garden wildlife haven opens for the Trust

    Thursday 19th April, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s 2018 Open Gardens scheme is already attracting crowds of local people and visitors, and this garden is up there with the best of them.

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  • Act Swiftly for nature’s sake

    Wednesday 18th April, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust fears the county’s wildlife is in crisis with only a tiny proportion of Cornwall’s previous abundance of wildflowers, birds and sea-life now remaining.

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  • Cornish wildlife film wins gold in New York

    Thursday 12th April, 2018

    Cornish filmmaker Ian McCarthy has been awarded a gold world medal at the prestigious New York Festival for his film ‘Wild Cornwall – Out of the Edge’ in competition with the world’s top television and films from over 50 countries.

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  • Volunteers lay hedges for Cornish wildlife

    Thursday 12th April, 2018

    Volunteer groups from Cornwall Wildlife Trust and Cornwall Council have teamed up to lay a stretch of new hedge at Millennium Woods near Penzance. The result is a dense, living hedge which provides shelter, food and nesting sites for animals.

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  • Popular Helford garden opens for Trust

    Thursday 12th April, 2018

    For the past three years Pedn Billy on the Helford Passage has been Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s most visited garden as part of their Open Gardens scheme, and on Sunday 22nd April first timers to this beautiful garden can find out why while regulars will love to visit it again.

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  • Burncoose opens its hidden treasures for the Trust

    Thursday 29th March, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Open Gardens 2018 begins with a very special garden location, Burncoose House and Garden, home to the internationally famous Burncoose Nurseries, winners of over 20 RHS Chelsea Flower Show Gold medals.

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  • Visit Cornwall’s Busy Beavers!

    Wednesday 28th March, 2018

    Cornwall’s new beavers have been busy since their release last summer building dams and creating pools in their five acre enclosure at Woodland Valley Farm in Ladock, near Truro. Cornwall Wildlife Trust, working in partnership with the farm, are organising a series of guided tours of the site this spring and summer, to give everyone a chance to see how these incredible creatures are transforming the site and creating more wildlife habitat areas. You may even be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the animals themselves!

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  • More Cornish seafood makes the grade

    Friday 23rd March, 2018

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s award-winning Cornwall Good Seafood Guide website reports that more species of Cornish seafood have been added to their recommended list on the basis of their sustainability.

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  • Cornwall's Marine Strandings Appeal Receives Outstanding Support

    Thursday 22nd March, 2018

    Since launching its Marine Strandings Appeal in January, Cornwall Wildlife Trust has received an incredible reaction from people in Cornwall and around the world, and many people have shared their own devastating experiences with the Trust of discovering these majestic creatures washed up dead on their local beaches.

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