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December Newsletter, getting into the festive spirit!

Wednesday December 13th, 2017 | Stephanie

Exciting new Curlew partnership announced Curlew Country is pleased to announce a closer working partnership with the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT).  The GWCT has been one of Curlew Country’s national partners for some time and has supported the project with a range of advice and help.  When the Landscape Partnership Scheme ends in […]

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Scheme Facts & Figures continued…

Wednesday December 13th, 2017 | Stephanie

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Scheme Facts & Figures

Wednesday December 13th, 2017 | Stephanie

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Curlew Country update

Tuesday December 12th, 2017 | Stephanie

Curlew Country is pleased to announce a closer working partnership with the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT).   Follow the link to read our joint Press Statement: Exciting new Curlew partnership announced. The GWCT has been one of Curlew Country’s national partners for some time and has been supportive and helpful with a range of […]

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Exciting new Curlew partnership announced

Tuesday December 12th, 2017 | Stephanie

An exciting new partnership between Curlew Country and the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) has been confirmed today, 11 December, in a bid to reverse the worrying decline of the wading bird. Curlew Country project manager Amanda Perkins said: “We are absolutely delighted to announce this partnership. Curlew Country’s trail-blazing work on low-ground curlew […]

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Scheme evaluation, online survey link

Wednesday November 29th, 2017 | Stephanie

Evaluation of the Scheme is under way. We are keen to hear your thoughts on how things have gone – has the Scheme made a difference? What worked well or not so well? What can we learn from the Scheme to take into future work? If you have been involved in some way and haven’t […]

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Curlew Country film by Ben Osborne Photography helping to spread the word

Wednesday November 22nd, 2017 | Stephanie

  Thank you to Ben Osborne Photography for creating this excellent, short film about the Curlew Country Project.  Ben coordinated the Curlew Country Arts Project in 2015, helping to raise awareness about the plight of our local curlew. For more information see www.curlewcountry.org

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Curlew Country gathers momentum

Wednesday November 22nd, 2017 | Stephanie

At the recent Curlew Country presentation, 40 people gathered from over the country to hear about the success of the Shropshire and Welsh Marches based project. Curlew Country is reversing the decline of our local curlew population and helping the national and international race against time to save this iconic bird. This year, the project […]

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Newsletter, September 2017

Wednesday September 6th, 2017 | Stephanie

Sharing the Scheme’s Successes You are warmly invited to our Celebration Event on Tuesday 17th October at Norbury Village Hall.  So much wonderful work and activity has been achieved since the start of the Scheme in 2013.  We will be sharing our successes, and some of the stories and stumbles we’ve had along the way.  […]

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Celebration Day for Successful Shropshire Hills Heartland Project

Tuesday September 5th, 2017 | Stephanie

In 2017 three artists opened our eyes to new ways of seeing and understanding our fragile Shropshire Hills landscape. Spectators and participants were given the opportunity to explore and appreciate the history, the stories and the future of this beautiful upland area and understand through the arts what part we humans play in caring for […]

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