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  • Abandoned hedgehogs rescued by Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

    Friday 23rd June, 2017

    Our badger vaccination coordinator Debbie Bailey rescued two abandoned young hedgehogs last week.

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  • Natural music at the Whistlestop!

    Thursday 15th June, 2017

    Diane Davison

    Join us in a celebration of music and nature at the Whistlestop Centre on Saturday 8th July.

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  • Celebrate Middleton!

    Thursday 15th June, 2017

    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has been successful in applying for funds from the BIG Lottery Celebrate Fund to hold an event called ‘Celebrate Middleton' on Saturday 15th July from 10am-6pm.

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  • Nature and nappies!

    Wednesday 14th June, 2017

    Photo, Adrian Clarke

    Why should tots and teens have all the fun? We’ve got a new playgroup to introduce tiny children to nature, and give parents and guardians chance to grab a cuppa and see other grown-ups!

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  • Heavy metal survivors

    Monday 12th June, 2017

    Wild mountain pansies, Shoshanah Crookes

    Gang Mine Nature Reserve at Middleton by Wirksworth is internationally protected for the diversity and rarity of its plants. Learn with Julia Gow how these little gems survive on thin, metal rich soils and why they are so special.

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  • Wildlife volunteer project wins Land Trust award

    Tuesday 30th May, 2017

    A volunteer project at the Avenue Washlands Nature Reserve near Chesterfield has won an award for enhancing the natural landscape.

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  • Borrow Wood School are Feeling the Buzz!

    Tuesday 30th May, 2017

    Red-tailed bumblebee, Penny Frith

    Staff from Accrofab Ltd will be delivering the school assembly, helping the pupils to learn all about bees and handing out Buzz Boxes which they pledged to get from Derbyshire Wildlife Trust as part of the Feel the Buzz! project

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  • Renishaw Hall and Gardens are feeling the buzz!

    Friday 26th May, 2017

    Renishaw Hall and Gardens have replanted borders in the garden with more flowering plants to encourage more bees.

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  • Midsummer Wildflower Wander in the Wye Valley

    Friday 26th May, 2017

    Join Derbyshire Wildlife Trust on a guided wildflower walk to see the Wonderful Wye Valley in its full glory.

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  • Derbyshire beauty spots to benefit from grant to improve understanding of local mining legacy.

    Wednesday 24th May, 2017

    Flowers in Rose End Meadow Nature Reserve, Roy Smith

    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has secured a grant worth more than £19,000 from the Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund through the Derbyshire Environmental Trust; a fund that helps to build communities and transform lives through awarding grants to community and environmental projects across Derbyshire.

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