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Otters make local farm their home

Date Posted: 15th October 2015

Winston Farm near Ellesmere has become a wildlife hotspot.
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Photo competition winners announced!

Date Posted: 30th September 2015

The winning entries of the first Meres and Mosses Photo Competition were selected at Merefest by members of the public.
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Enter the Meres and Mosses photography competition!

Date Posted: 7th July 2015

Shortlisted entries will be judged at Merefest in September.
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Creative writing in the landscape

Date Posted: 7th April 2015

Guest blogger Kirstie Edwards writes about her experiences on the ongoing Creative Writing in the Landscape courses.
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Update on Nature Improvement Areas report published

Date Posted: 31st March 2015

Our 12 NIAs have now been existence for 3 years and a collective report to illustrate the strides that have been made.
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