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Combermere receives first farm grant

Date Posted: 8th May 2014

The first Meres and Mosses farm grant has been awarded to the Combermere Estate this month.
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Rare visitor makes appearance on meres

Date Posted: 8th May 2014

A rare ring-necked duck has been spotted in three different locations across the Meres and Mosses.
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Fun times had by all at The Plantation

Date Posted: 1st May 2014

On Friday 25th April, The Meres and Mosses team ran a fun-packed day of activities in The Plantation, Ellesmere.
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Dip Shropshire comes to the Meres and Mosses

Date Posted: 16th April 2014

Dip Shropshire includes 8 outdoor workshops that link wild swimming and exploration of the Shropshire landscape to a variety of art forms.
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Prees Heath tower completed

Date Posted: 10th April 2014

The former WW2 airfield control tower at Prees Heath Common has now been restored to its former glory and has become a home for wildlife.
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