• Mosslands Team Blog - December 2014

    Thursday 11th December, 2014

    Here's a seasonal update from our our Mosslands Team, including a quick chat with our new Community Engagement Officer...

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  • Nature reserve’s secret codes

    Wednesday 10th December, 2014

    When it comes to questions about new technology the best people to ask are schoolchildren.

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  • Wigan willow tits on Countryfile

    Thursday 27th November, 2014

    Ellie and Mark Champion at Wigan Flashes.

    BBC Countryfile is producing a North West-themed show on Sunday November 30. A chunk of this will concern the willow tits of Wigan. LWT’s Alan Wright describes a fascinating day with presenter Ellie Harrison, the film crew and the Wildlife Trust’s Wigan team...

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  • New flood awareness website launched!

    Friday 14th November, 2014

    A new website,, has been launched to raise awareness of flood risk in the North West.

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  • LWT welcomes Countryfile to Wigan!

    Friday 7th November, 2014

    Ellie Harrison and the BBC Countryfile team were filming at Wigan today looking at some of the wonderful wildlife at Wigan Flashes and Three Sisters Country Park.

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  • Call to end decline in nature and health

    Friday 31st October, 2014

    As wildlife has declined dramatically over the past 50 years, the general state of people’s health has plummeted too.

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  • Mosslands Team Blog - October 2014

    Friday 31st October, 2014

    It's all change in the latest blog update from our Mosslands Team...

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  • Making Room for a View!

    Friday 17th October, 2014

    Residents living close to a Lancashire nature reserve are getting better views of the surrounding countryside because of the work of hardy volunteers.

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  • A legacy for nature: A gift for future generations

    Wednesday 15th October, 2014

    Leaving a legacy helps wildife

    Nature is an iconic part of who we are in Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside.

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  • Brockholes Volunteers making a difference

    Monday 13th October, 2014

    One of the reasons Brockholes nature reserve has continued to develop into one of the region’s premier wildlife sites, is because of the fantastic and often unheralded work that our weekly practical conservation volunteer groups do.

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