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  • New Spurn Visitor Centre will contribute towards a £20 million boost to East Yorkshire’s Nature Tourism industry whilst safeguarding visitors and protecting wildlife.

    Tuesday 30th June, 2015

    Spurn Visitor Centre © Salt Architects

    A brighter future is being planned for Spurn National Nature Reserve by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

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  • Spurn Migration Festival 2015

    Thursday 25th June, 2015

    Birdwatchers at Spurn Migration Festival (Credit Jess Charlton)

    Tickets have now gone on sale for this bespoke festival celebrating the great bird migration spectacle that passes through Spurn in East Yorkshire every year.

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  • Adult Summer School at Stirley

    Thursday 25th June, 2015

    Beehive at Stirley Community Farm

    Stirley Community Farm is offering a summer of activities for adult’s wanting to do something a little bit different this year

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  • "Say No" to world's largest potash mine

    Wednesday 24th June, 2015

    Little Beck Woods

    29 environment and amenity groups urge members of the North York Moors National Park Authority.

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  • BBC Countryfile set to highlight Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s Fishing for Litter Holderness project

    Tuesday 16th June, 2015

    Shellfisherman Russ Conlon at North Landing Flamborough (Credit Anthony Hurd)

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust project ‘Fishing 4 Litter Holderness,’ is set to feature on this Sunday’s edition of BBC Countryfile

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  • The time is right to explore your local wildflower meadows

    Tuesday 9th June, 2015

    Marsh orchid at Ledsham Bank

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust encourages people to get out and reconnect with nature.

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  • Owl extravaganza to be held at Wheldrake

    Monday 8th June, 2015

    Barn owl, Wheldrake Ings Nature Reserve

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust to host a weekend of owl-themed events.

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  • People's Postcode Lottery Charity of the Week

    Saturday 6th June, 2015

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  • Vision of one man for a wildlife-rich landscape recognised by prestigious award

    Wednesday 3rd June, 2015

    Stephen Martin

    Avid nature conservationist, Stephen Martin, receives the Cadbury Medal

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  • Wildlife-rich areas must not suffer at the expense of land development

    Tuesday 2nd June, 2015

    Great crested newt

    Following the Government's recent proposal to introduce a statutory register for brownfield land, environmental charities call on the Government to honour its original commitment to ‘protect previously developed or brownfield land that is of high environmental value for wildlife'.

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