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How urban badgers have arrived in the suburbs

How urban badgers have arrived in the suburbs

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York’s Military Legacy – illustrated lecture in historic York to launch new book…….

York’s Military Legacy – illustrated lecture in historic York to launch new book……. Richard II, the Earl of Arundel, and the Earl of Rutland all came to grief at the Battle of Wakefield, and their decapitated heads placed on spikes … Continue reading

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HS2 Appalling threat to London Trees in Euston Square Gardens

HS2 Appalling threat to London Trees in Euston Square Gardens The Guardian newspaper has recently highlighted the shocking threat to some glorious trees near Euston Station – with around 200 mature trees due to be cleared to make way for … Continue reading

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New Northern Forest Proposal

This new proposal has great potential – but let’s hope they adopt the ‘Wilder Visions’ and ‘Shadow Woods’ ideas! https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/environment/northern-forest-to-span-width-of-the-country-along-m62-1-8944504 https://www.ukeconet.org/wildervisions.html And a relevant article from Chris Baines….. BBC Wildlife Talking Point December 2017 The Uplands Post-Brexit

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The face of protest?

A question asked………The face of protest? Local reporter David Bocking posed this question a couple of weeks ago. From my mailbag I know it caused deep offence and upset to many Sheffield people who genuinely care about the city’s trees … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all our tree fellas………

Merry Christmas to all our ‘tree fellas’ (if your conscience allows!)……… to all my readers, and to those who care for Sheffield’s trees……the campaign goes on! This is what I wrote last year ……. scroll to the bottom and little … Continue reading

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Here comes the flood……..

River Rother in flood at Woodhouse Washlands by Christine Handley Here comes the flood…….. https://www.jusnews.net/sheffield-flood-prevention-plan-a-waste-of-money-expert/ Article by Shivam Patel

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