Archives for April 2012

Exmoor ponies travel to South Downs reserve




Five Exmoor ponies will be spending their summer at the RSPB’s Broadwater Warren nature reserve helping to restore heathland. Over the next 6 … [Read more...]




Chichester Cathedral peregrine falcon chick hatches




The first peregrine falcon chick of the year for Chichester Cathedral appeared this week after several days of anticipation amongst fans. The first … [Read more...]




‘Inspired Landscape’ exhibition starts in North Yorkshire




A programme of events to celebrate the 60th anniversary of The North York Moors National Park begins with an exhibition entitled ‘Inspired … [Read more...]




Osprey at Loch of the Lowes lays 62nd egg




The record breaking osprey at the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Loch of the Lowes reserve in Perthshire has laid the 62nd egg of her lifetime. The … [Read more...]




Pen and ink drawings of Frank Armstrong on show




A new exhibition at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes features the work of roaming artist Frank Armstrong. Mr Armstrong, who died in 1967 at … [Read more...]




Osprey returns to Loch of the Lowes for 22nd year




A female osprey, the oldest breeding individual in the UK, has returned to the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Loch of the Lowes reserve in Dunkeld for the … [Read more...]




Martin the cuckoo heads for home




The first of the BTO’s Cuckoos is heading for home. He was tracked crossing the Sahara during Sunday 1 April. Martin is one of four British … [Read more...]




Take care during lambing and nest building season




People enjoying the North Pennines countryside are being asked to take special care during spring, the critical time when both wildlife and farm … [Read more...]