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Family Fun this February at the Welsh Wildlife Centre

This February at the Welsh Wildlife Centre, bring the whole family along for some fantastic crafty events starting from the 18th February-1st March 2019. Over

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Oak tree Cottage - the cwtch

Wild Stays and Lazy Days at Oak Tree Cottage!

2019 is the Visit Wales ‘Year of Discovery’ and we can’t think of a better place to start this epic year than a long or

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lapwing flying over water

Lapwings at Parc Slip

A spring walk around Parc Slip Nature Reserve is incomplete without hearing the characteristic ‘pee-wit’ call of breeding lapwings. From late February onwards, it is

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Leat restoration at Dowrog common

Leat restoration on Dowrog Common

Dowrog Common nature reserve, a 242-acre extensive tract of wet and dry heath with pools and fen in west Pembrokeshire, has been the focus of

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500 Club Winners for January

The lucky winners for the 500 Club in January are: 1st           392         Mr J Bowden 2nd          3             Mrs Denise Cross

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red squirrel in the snow

Our 2018 Highlights

2018 has been an incredibly busy year within The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales. We asked the staff what their highlights were for

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Paul Thornton winning the Lantra Award

Paul wins a Lantra Award!

Well Done Paul! Last month, Lantra (Sector Skills Council for land-based and environmental industries) announced their Land-based learner of the Year Awards 2018. The ceremony

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Firecrest

Skomer Island Migrant Bird Sightings – November 2018

What’s been spotted on Skomer in November? Numbers of wildfowl were pretty high with peak counts of 12 Eurasian Wigeon (7th), 70 Eurasian Teal (17th),

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News From Vine House Farm

Check out the latest news from Vine House Farm’s blog This month’s blog includes highlights on: Lapwing The Lapwings are on the fields because the

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Open Plan Living Area - Oak Tree Cottage Cwtch

Wild Winter Days & Cosy Overnight Stays!

Banish those winter blues and get WILD in 2019 with a visit or stay at our Welsh Wildlife Centre and self catering Oak Tree Cottage,

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Parc Slip Photo by MJ Clark

New Years Day with The Wildlife Trust

We’re open on New Years Day 2019! Once you’ve celebrated the festive season, eaten an unspeakable amount of mice pies and rung in the New

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Red squirrel looking down at the camera from a branch above

New Kit on the Block

An exciting new development for the red squirrel project in mid Wales! Evidence from red squirrel hairs has provided positive news about the condition of

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