• 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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  • A Tale of Two Cities hoping for the best of times

    Tuesday 7th October, 2014

    It may very well be the best of times soon in the North West, as Manchester and Liverpool have combined to become finalists in a national competition to become England’s landmark ‘Grow Wild’ site.

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  • The return of the reds

    Friday 3rd October, 2014

    Children celebrating red squirrel day in Chorley

    Red squirrels are bouncing back from a disease that almost wiped them out in the North West.

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  • The way forward for Winmarleigh

    Friday 26th September, 2014

    Winmarleigh by Alan Wright

    The Lancashire Wildlife Trust has been involved in discussions with local people and groups around Winmarleigh Moss before it carries out vital works.

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