Hedgehog Street – Neighbourhood watch for hedgehogs

A new project, called 'Hedgehog Street', is being launched by two charities to help stop the decline of the hedgehog population. Two charities, … [Read more...]

National beanpole week highlights plight of birds

Gardeners are being urged to purchase coppiced beanpoles, sourced from local forests, to help protect birds such as the nightingale. Bringing … [Read more...]

Send us your winter images

As the icy grip transforms our land, countryside and urban areas take on a whole new look. This popular walk in the north of Cumbria is transformed … [Read more...]

Petition demands end to killing of birds of prey

Wildlife Minister Huw Irranca Davies has accepted a petition signed by more 200,000 people and many organisations demanding an end to the killing of … [Read more...]

Podcast: Grey Squirrel spotted.

The grey squirrel is spreading through the UK and wiping out the native red squirrel. We spotted this grey squirrel in a park in Carlisle, … [Read more...]