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  • Conservation efforts marked with new sign at Moseley Bog & Joy’s Wood

    Friday 14th November, 2014

    The new post: photo by Alison Wilkes

    Community groups in Moseley have come together to fund the installation of a new signpost for Moseley Bog and Joy’s Wood Nature Reserve, commemorating the vital contribution of Joy Fifer to keeping it as a natural space for all to enjoy.

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  • Act for Nature: Calls for new law to support recovery of nature and improve people's wellbeing

    Friday 31st October, 2014

    Rowley Hills Flowers

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country are joining with other charities in challenging political parties to ‘act for nature’ with laws to restore nature and increase everyone’s access to it.

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  • Go wild at Peascroft Wood this half term

    Wednesday 29th October, 2014

    Children playing at a woodland fun day

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country are inviting families in Bilston to go wild at a family fun day in Peascroft Wood on Thursday 30th October.

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  • New group starts up for South Birmingham’s nature lovers

    Tuesday 7th October, 2014

    This Friday sees the launch of a new group in South Birmingham for nature lovers to get together for talks, walks and social events.

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  • New Chief Executive takes the reins at Wildlife Trust

    Tuesday 23rd September, 2014

    New Chief Executive Georgia Stokes

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country’s new Chief Executive takes over next week and cannot wait to get started with the challenge of taking forward The Trust’s ambitious plans.

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  • Counting the cost: Thieves break in to EcoPark

    Monday 15th September, 2014

    We are today counting the cost after thieves broke in to our EcoPark environment centre in Small Heath.

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  • Sandwell’s urban nature lovers can enjoy more magical meadows

    Monday 4th August, 2014

    Wildflower Meadow photo by Su James

    Five sites in Sandwell are set to be transformed into idyllic wildflower meadows, rich with orchids and other rare species this week.

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  • Moseley Bog’s beautiful wildlife comes top in list of 50 hidden gems

    Wednesday 30th July, 2014

    A tour round Moseley Bog

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country are delighted that their Moseley Bog & Joy’s Wood Nature Reserve has been voted first in a list of 50 hidden gems.

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  • Beacon of hope for a wildlife-rich future

    Monday 14th July, 2014

    Ground being prepared for creating a meadow

    Towering over the Black Country, Sedgley Beacon has long been a landmark site, but now a new partnership project will enhance its wildlife and historical value for generations to come.

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  • The taste of summer is doubly satisfying for nature lovers

    Monday 14th July, 2014

    Celebrating the launch of our beer

    Coming to a pub near you is a new ale called Yellow Rattle that will not only quench your thirst, but make you feel good about helping local wildlife at the same time.

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