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  • Making more space for nature in the Nene Valley

    Monday 12th September, 2016

    The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire is undertaking further habitat restoration work at Irthlingborough Lakes and Meadows nature reserve to improve the area for wildlife

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  • Preserving Local Wildlife Sites

    Monday 5th September, 2016

    Duston Mill by Edgar Giles

    The Wildlife Trusts' new guide calls on landowners, developers and volunteers to protect vanishing wildlife havens

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  • Improving Twywell Hills and Dales

    Tuesday 30th August, 2016

    Whitestones area of Twywell Hills and Dales nature reserve by Stuart Baker

    Measures are being taken to ensure that a nationally important site for declining butterflies and other insects near Kettering continues to be a haven for these rare species

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  • Marvellous Meadows

    Wednesday 24th August, 2016

    Kingsthorpe Meadow by Matt Johnson

    Creating new wildflower meadows in Northamptonshire - and how you can help

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  • New Trumpington Tribute Garden

    Friday 22nd July, 2016

    Sculpture at the Rainbow Reflection Garden

    Last week saw the opening of the ‘Many Routes to Nature’ visitor improvements at Trumpington Meadows. Several features have been created at the country park and nature reserve to provide a fun, educational and peaceful visitor experience

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  • Godmanchester NR improvements

    Wednesday 13th July, 2016

    Poplar lake by David Ferris

    Generous grant funding from WREN have allowed infrastructure upgrades at Godmanchester nature reserve - thanks to all staff and volunteers who helped with the implementation

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  • King's Wood and Rushmere National Nature Reserve extension

    Tuesday 12th July, 2016

    Ribbon cutting at Rushmere Country Park by Caroline Fitton

    Rare species and plant conservation in Bedfordshire receive a boost as a National Nature Reserve expands

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  • A journey through the Nene Wetlands – special for wildlife, shaped by people

    Friday 8th July, 2016

    Covent Garden-style street performances and characters from nature and history will soon be inviting Rushden shoppers to explore the wildlife spectacles on their doorstep thanks to a ground-breaking wildlife and heritage project.

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  • Birds, bees and butterflies get boost from new countryside coalition

    Friday 1st July, 2016

    A farmer in Cambridgeshire is at the vanguard of 42 progressive arable farms embarking on a new model for sustainable farming. They will maintain nature-friendly corridors on farmland which, if placed end to end, would reach from Land’s End to John O’Groats

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  • Sign of the times

    Thursday 30th June, 2016

    Representatives from the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire and Tarmac yesterday (Wednesday 29 June) unveiled a new heritage interpretation board – funded by Tarmac - celebrating the fascinating and varied history of Godmanchester nature reserve.

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