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Framlingham Community Wildlife Garden

Page type: News post
Date: 25 Jun 15

By Angela Jones, community adviser with Suffolk Wildlife Trust Suffolk Wildlife Trust has recently been able to extend its outreach work to inspire on the ground action for wildlife by helping more people create, monitor and enjoy wildlife-rich spaces where they live. Support from the Heritage Lottery Fund has meant that we have been able […]

Barn owls in East Bergholt

Page type: Project
Date: 17 Apr 15

Installing barn owl nest boxes has been something Suffolk Wildlife Trust, along with the Suffolk Community Barn Owl Project has been pioneering, to great success, for some years now. In 2011 a grant from the SITA Trust funded 100 free boxes that were erected around the county near to and on suitable community habitat such […]

National Bird Box Week – February 2014

Page type: News post
Date: 15 Dec 14

During Nation Bird Box Week, villagers in Gazeley came together to make bird boxes and seed feeders to attract birds into the churchyard. Once completed the boxes were installed in the churchyard trees and the children hung their feeders in the surrounding shrubs. A great day was enjoyed by all those that attended.

Old School Wood

Page type: Project
Date: 10 Jul 14

In 2008 approximately 130 adults and children helped create this 3.3 acre woodland adjacent to St Lawrence’s Church as part of the Branchlines Community Woodland Project. Over 500 bare-rooted trees were planted including species such as hawthorn, oak, beech, hazel, yew, mountain ash and buddleia. Paths were cut so that visitors can walk amongst the trees, a wildlife pond […]

Charities Meadow

Page type: Project
Date: 10 Jul 14

The meadow was purchased in December 2001 to provide a recreation area for the village and was officially opened in September 2002 after local farmers prepared the meadow, which was previously used for agricultural purposes. In March 2003 local children, parents, staff from the adjoining village school, friends and the Charities Trusties planted its boundaries […]