Category: Welsh Wildlife Centre News

WWC Report – Autumn 2013

Autumn Half Term events were successful and well attended. The week began with an Autumn Fayre consisting of an array of interesting stalls ranging from

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Biomass boiler by WWC N Walton

The Welsh Wildlife Centre benefits from green energy

The replacement of the degrading boiler system at the Welsh Wildlife Centre with a new biomass boiler has finally been completed. The Austrian ‘Guntamatic Powerchip

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Teifi Marshes Orchard: progress update.

Regular readers may remember that we are establishing a traditional orchard at the Welsh Wildlife Centre. Natural England suggest that around 50% of our traditional

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ALL HALLOWS’ Breaks Loose at The Welsh Wildlife Centre

Fabulous Half Term week fun for everyone Sunday 27 October 2013: Autumn Fayre 11am to 5pm. A variety of stalls with great Xmas gift ideas.

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Fairy House

A Busy Year At the Welsh Wildlife Centre

This year The Welsh Wildlife Centre has experienced a very positive response to the range of activities that have been on offer, in an effort

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Planting a traditional orchard at the Welsh Wildlife Centre.

Natural England has reported that some 50% of our traditional orchards have been lost since the 1950s; no doubt having fallen victim to intensive agri-business

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VOLUNTEER WILDLIFE WATCH LEADERS AND HELPERS

We are looking for very special individuals who are fun loving and enthusiastic about wildlife to join us in becoming…. VOLUNTEER WILDLIFE WATCH LEADERS AND

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STOP PRESS – A new ‘Fairy House’ for Tots at The Welsh Wildlife Centre’s Adventure Play Area

These photos show a work in progress of a bespoke Fairy House which is being created by master wood sculptor Simon Hedges.          It

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Himalayan Balsam flower, invasive non-native species

Teifi Balsam Bash

Himalayan balsam is a very aggressive annual plant which has bullied out many of our native plants along waterways within Wales. The nature of the

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Wildflower Meadow by Kieron Huston

Help Conserve Our Remaining Wildflower Meadows

Due to our insatiable demand for cheap food leading to the spread of intensive agriculture across our countryside, some 98% of our wildflower meadows have

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Treasure Island – a swashbuckling family musical

Come and join us for a day of pirate antics on Sunday 30 June, ranging from BBQs, arts and crafts, theatre workshop and finishing with

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Cetti's Warbler by Mark S Jobling

An increased population of Cetti’s Warblers at Teifi Marshes?

This year Teifi Marshes appears to have witnessed a welcome increase in its population of Cetti’s warblers. A small dark brown warbler with short wings

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