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  • Only rain down the drain in Helston

    Friday 5th May, 2017

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust and the Loe Pool Forum (loepool.org) have teamed up with children from St. Michael’s C of E Primary School in Helston to keep the River Cober cleaner. Children from the school went into Helston armed with yellow spray-paint and fish-shaped stencils.

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  • Hedgehog Awareness Week!!

    Friday 5th May, 2017

    This week is all about spreading the word about hedgehogs, our spiky little garden friends who are sadly disappearing from our countryside at an alarming rate.

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  • Saxophone in the garden and all that jazz

    Wednesday 3rd May, 2017

    Like gardens and music, and care about wildlife? Then the place to be is Restineas Cottage at Garker, St. Austell. On Sunday 14th May the garden opens its gates for Cornwall Wildlife Trust, and for an added attraction, owner Rob Strickland will be playing his saxophone.

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  • Trust Remembers Pioneering Conservationist Stella Turk

    Wednesday 26th April, 2017

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust are paying their respects to hugely influential conservationist Stella Turk, MBE who sadly passed away on April 3rd 2017, aged 92.

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  • Bluebells and history at Coldrenick Open Garden

    Wednesday 26th April, 2017

    The garden at historic Coldrenick House in Menheniot opens for Cornwall Wildlife Trust on Sunday 7th May and the highlights will undoubtedly be the bluebell woodland, magnolias and other spring flowering delights.

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  • Inspired by wildlife at Trebah

    Monday 24th April, 2017

    The sub-tropical paradise of Trebah Garden, near Falmouth once again delivered for Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s annual ‘Wildlife Celebration’. The weekend event, supported by South West Water and West Briton built on the success of previous years and was a wonderful showcase of all the important work the Trust does protecting Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places. Sunday saw a record number of visitors as 1,300 people enjoyed a host of wildlife activities in bright sunshine.

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  • 30 Days Wild: Natural path to happiness gets results

    Wednesday 12th April, 2017

    Sunshine for the soul: 30 Days Wild benefits health and wellbeing

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  • Fox Club bags £4,874 from carrier bag charge fund

    Thursday 6th April, 2017

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s junior membership, Fox Club is delighted to announce it has bagged £4,874 from a Tesco funding scheme.

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  • Stunning Helford garden reopens for Trust

    Friday 31st March, 2017

    Pedn Billy on the Helford Passage is undoubtedly a record breaker when it comes to opening their garden to the public. For the past three years this garden has been Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s most visited garden as part of their Open Gardens scheme, and on Sunday 9th April first timers to this beautiful garden can find out why while regulars will love to visit it again.

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  • RETURN TO THE WILD: Bringing Beavers back to Cornwall

    Thursday 30th March, 2017

    After being hunted to extinction several hundred years ago, Cornwall Wildlife Trust and local farmers Chris and Janet Jones from Woodland Valley Farm are bringing Eurasian beavers back to Cornwall this summer. This ground-breaking project intends to show that beavers can help create new wildlife habitat, make our streams cleaner and crucially reduce flooding.

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