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  • Funding Boost for London Wildlife Trust in Hillingdon

    Friday 10th October, 2014

    Yeading Brook

    London Wildlife Trust is today celebrating the news that it has received a £41,371 funding boost from SITA Trust towards its Yeading Brook Meadows River Restoration.

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  • Free Land Management Courses with Woodberry Wild Talent

    Friday 10th October, 2014

    East Reservoir Stoke Newington

    Do you love the outdoors and want to learn practical conservation skills that could lead to paid work?

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  • Centre for Wildlife Gardening welcomes SITA funding to improve access for disabled people

    Friday 3rd October, 2014

    Centre for Wildlife Gardening in Peckham

    Access to nature is important for everyone, which is why staff and volunteers at the Centre for Wildlife Gardening in Peckham are so grateful to receive a funding boost from SITA Trust.

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  • Hundreds take to the water and river banks in celebration of the River Thames

    Tuesday 30th September, 2014

    Tidefest 2014, paddle boarders and sailors on the River Thames

    Stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, angling and river dipping were just some of the many activities on offer last Sunday, 28th September, as part of the new, annual TideFest festival.

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  • Wildlife Trust secures £1.5million for Woodberry Wetlands - new nature reserve in North East London

    Wednesday 17th September, 2014

    Woodberry Wetlands

    A Stoke Newington Reservoir, closed to the public for nearly 200 years will be transformed by London Wildlife Trust into a new nature reserve called Woodberry Wetlands, opening in 2015.

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  • Take to the River Thames with free paddleboard and kayaking lessons at TideFest, Sunday 28 September

    Tuesday 16th September, 2014

    TideFest 2014 Active360 Totally Thames festival

    Free stand up paddleboarding and kayaking lessons at Kew Bridge are just some of the great activities taking place along the River Thames as part of TideFest on Sunday 28th September.

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  • Thames Tideway Tunnel decision will pave the way to a healthier London

    Friday 12th September, 2014

    River Thames in London / Thames Tunnel Now

    London Wildlife Trust welcomes today’s announcement that construction of the Thames Tideway Tunnel can proceed. The new tunnel will stop tens of millions of tonnes of sewage overflowing into the River Thames each year and is the only viable solution to dealing with ‘London’s dirty secret’; whereby as little as 2mm of rain can cause sewers to overflow directly into the river.

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  • Environmental and Waterways groups welcome go ahead for Thames super sewer

    Friday 12th September, 2014

    The launch of Thames Tunnel Now

    Environmental charities and amenity groups representing over 5 million people who have been campaigning for a cleaner Thames in London have today welcomed the decision of the government to go ahead with the long awaited and much needed Thames Tideway Tunnel.

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  • Explore a secret Thames island with TideFest – Sunday 28th September

    Thursday 11th September, 2014

    Isleworth Ait nature reserve

    TideFest is a new River Thames event taking place on World Rivers Day, Sunday 28th September, which will highlight and celebrate the importance of the tidal Thames for nature and Londoners.

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  • New pocket wetlands boost Regent’s Canal wildlife at King's Cross

    Thursday 14th August, 2014

    Biohaven wildlife islands installed on the Regents Canal at Baynes Street

    As part of its ‘Wildlife on Your Waterways’ project, London Wildlife Trust and frog environmental, in partnership with the Canal & River Trust, have installed a series of floating islands on the Regent’s Canal in Kings Cross, creating pockets of urban wetland habitat for London’s wildlife.

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