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16th September 2016

National landowner calls for public money to be used for public good

National land management charity, the Land Trust has responded to the Government Environment Audit Committee's inquiry on the future of the natural environment post BREXIT, urging Government to replace farming subsidies with subsidies to reward landowners for managing their land sustainably, helping improve our country's natural assets and connecting more people with nature.

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Canvey Wick

8th September 2016

Canvey Wick Nature Reserve to be expanded

Canvey Wick Nature Reserve is set to be expanded to around 150 hectares following the transfer of adjoining land from Morrisons to the Land Trust.

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CIRIA Big Biodiversity Challenge

6th September 2016

Wellesley Woodlands shortlisted for BIG Biodiversity Challenge

Wellesley Woodlands has made the shortlist for the Large Scale Permanent Award at this year’s BIG Biodiversity Challenge.

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Phoenix Park underpass mural

Phoenix Park underpass gets a new lease of life

The Lockwood Road underpass leading into Phoenix Park in Thurnscoe, South Yorkshire, has undergone a dramatic transformation thanks to a local artist and nearby residents.

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Heritage Open Days

25th August 2016

Discovering heritage treasure with the Land Trust

Interested in the heritage of your local green space and looking for a free day out to suit the whole family? As England’s largest grass roots heritage festival involving over 40,000 volunteers and 5,000 events, Heritage Open Days (8-11th September 2016) is your chance to see and explore some hidden gems that might not otherwise be open to the public.

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