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Easter survey reveals the need for faster action on peat-free gardening
Thursday 13th April, 2017
As the nation’s gardeners prepare for spring, a new survey reveals a lack of real choice for consumers looking for peat-free composts at garden centres and other outlets. It highlights the need for more determined action to phase out peat use from the gardening industry and to protect wild peatlands.
Woodchip available from Lower House Farm
Wednesday 12th April, 2017
We have clean, hardwood woodchip available for collection from Lower House Farm. Perfect for garden paths or mulching borders! Suggested donation 50p per bag or £4 per boot/tailer-full. Please call in at reception on arrival (closed over Easter BH weekend). Bring own bags!
Herefordshire Wildlife Trust launch crowdfunder appeal to set up new community shop in Ledbury
Friday 17th March, 2017
Selling pre-loved clothes, books and homewares alongside new wildlife products, the shop will also provide a space for talks and workshops, highlighting the work of the Trust on nature reserves and landscapes across Herefordshire.
Herefordshire Wildlife Trust call for public support to conserve rare wetland birds on Lugg Meadow
Friday 10th March, 2017
Bromyard Downs – Past, Present and Future
Monday 6th March, 2017
An exhibition created as part of the Bromyard Downs Project will launch at the Bromyard History Centre on Saturday 11th March
Project to revitalise Bodenham Lake given go ahead by funders
Monday 6th March, 2017
Herefordshire Wildlife Trust are delighted to have secured funding from the Heritage Lottery and European Regional Development Fund for their project beginning at Bodenham Lake nature reserve this spring.
Greener UK coalition launches manifesto urging UK government to use Brexit to restore and enhance the environment
Friday 24th February, 2017
Gruffalo’s Picnic to Celebrate spring at Queenswood Country Park
Wednesday 22nd February, 2017
After successfully applying to the Big Lottery Fund’s Celebrate programme the Gruffalo Spring Picnic has been awarded £6,289 which will be used to host a one-day event on Saturday 8th April at Queenswood Country Park near Leominster.
Volunteers learn new skills to protect Bromyard’s new landscape of ponds
Tuesday 10th January, 2017
The “Pooling Together Project” has entered its final phase, with volunteers from the local community, braving the elements to learn about the practical conservation of their newly restored ponds on Bromyard Downs, Bringsty Common and the National Trust’s Brockhampton Estate.
Taking Action for Herefordshire’s Wildlife
Friday 6th January, 2017
Conservation groups team up to create an action plan for Herefordshire’s wildlife and its habitats