6th September 2016

Green prescriptions becoming more popular?

With public parks under threat from funding cuts, local authorities need to look to other departments to help maintain them. Health departments are a real opportunity, as GPs are starting to promote 'green space' prescriptions.

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9th August 2016

Volunteering good for mental well-being

Researchers identify that volunteering is great for mental well-being, especially for people over 40. We see a significant number of people participating in volunteering at our parks and green spaces, which is not only great for the environment, but they also find it really beneficial too - having fun, socialising, getting outdoors and getting fit!

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2nd August 2016

Housing, health and green spaces!

Great to see how health and green spaces are being incorporated into new development designs.

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22nd July 2016

Biodiversity - why it's important

Some great facts and stats in this article, which provide information on the importance of biodiversity on society.

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I enjoy working at The Land Trust because of the trust that they put in me to be actively involved in projects, and I feel influential in decision making. As a Graduate this provided me with great professional experience across a broad range of disciplines, that'll ultimately be very beneficial for my future career.

Joe Heath, Development Officer


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