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  • Protecting the future of Cheshire’s trees at Kew’s Millennium Seed Bank

    This Autumn Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s volunteers have busy been collecting seed from Alder Buckthorn at its Hatchmere Nature Reserve. The work is part of the UK National Tree Seed Project, a national project to protect the UK’s...

    • Posted October 28, 2018
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  • Cheshire Wildlife Trust marks Older People’s Day on Monday 1st October

    Photo Credit: Creative Play Volunteering is being celebrated by Cheshire Wildlife Trust this national Older People’s Day on Monday 1st October. A survey carried out last year by the Jo Cox Commission found that three-quarters of older...

    • Posted September 29, 2018
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  • Rare spider found in Cheshire

    An exciting discovery has been made this summer at a nature reserve run by Cheshire Wildlife Trust. Arachnologist Richard Burkmar discovered a special tiny jumping spider during a survey visit to the Cheshire bog at Holcroft Moss...

    • Posted September 3, 2018
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  • Green Flags awarded to eight Cheshire East parks

    Cheshire East Council’s parks are some of the very best in the UK – and that’s official! The council has notched-up Green Flag awards for eight of its outstanding parks which is an important element of the...

    • Posted August 12, 2018
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  • Cheshire Wildlife Trust will be hosting its first Big Wild Weekend

    Cheshire residents are being encouraged to take part in Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s Big Wild Weekend, which runs on the weekend of 16th and 17th June. The weekend is part of The Wildlife Trust’s 30 Days Wild campaign, which runs...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
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  • Big Garden Bee Count this weekend

    Cheshire Wildlife Trust is calling on people to create a buzz this weekend to help build a picture of the status of bees in Cheshire. The Trust have organised a Big Garden Bee Count for Saturday 9th June...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • Cheshire Wildlife Trust is urging people to address their stress during Mental Health Awareness Week

    On Thursday 17th May, Cheshire Wildlife Trust is hosting a special open day to encourage local residents and organisations to reap the benefits the outdoors provides for our mental health. The event will be held as part of...

    • Posted May 13, 2018
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  • Cheshire Wildlife Trusts ask people to get back to nature this June

    Cheshire Wildlife Trust is inspiring people to take the time to celebrate nature each day through the national 30 Days Wild campaign. Research carried out over recent years of the campaign has proved that noticing natural beauty...

    • Posted May 3, 2018
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  • Birdwatching events taking place this weekend in Knutsford

    Local community groups are arranging birdwatching events in the local area and asking residents to join them in counting wildlife as part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend. The Friends of the Moor are hosting...

    • Posted January 26, 2018
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  • Cheshire Wildlife’s Marvellous Meadows success

    Cheshire Wildlife Trust is celebrating a key success after creating a network of new meadows as part of the ‘Save Our Marvellous Meadows’ Appeal.   The campaign has raised nearly £12,000 toward restoring 100 hectares of species-rich...

    • Posted January 14, 2018
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