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Robin's alarm flashes red for danger across the green space

Robin's alarm flashes red for danger across the green space | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Country diary: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire The season might just have tipped over the balance of the autumn equinox but the woods were still green
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Dig finds UK's oldest sacred site

Dig finds UK's oldest sacred site | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Archaeologists say a sacred burial site uncovered in Shrewsbury in February is over 4,000 year
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Guardian Country Diary by Paul Evans Toadstools in a Shrewsbury graveyard

Guardian Country Diary by Paul Evans Toadstools in a Shrewsbury graveyard | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Country diary: Shrewsbury We walked to the grave of Mary Webb and found the fungi growing around her neighbours’ headstones
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Remeasuring rewilding: why accurate reporting is vital - Geographical

Remeasuring rewilding: why accurate reporting is vital - Geographical | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
The proposed reintroduction of species such as the wolf and lynx to the British countryside is a highly contentious issue.
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Victorian artist turned nun wins acclaim for glass work - BBC News

Victorian artist turned nun wins acclaim for glass work - BBC News | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
More than 60 years after her death, a woman who created works of art found in churches around the world has been recognised for her achievements.
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National Trust in the Midlands Autumn Walks 

National Trust in the Midlands Autumn Walks  | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Historic houses and buildings and special outdoor places cared for by the National Trust in the Midlands
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Marine life, nuclear power and clever crows – green news roundup

Marine life, nuclear power and clever crows – green news roundup | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
The week’s top environment news stories and green events
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Wildflowers on the verge of disappearing

Wildflowers on the verge of disappearing | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Roadsides are a haven for rare species, but council mowing is a threat. New schemes offer hope
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Events and Festivals Management at University Centre Shrewsbury

Tim Brown explains what the Events and Festivals Management programme at University Centre Shrewsbury has to offer students. For more information, visit
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Slum photographs spark charity appeal - BBC News

Slum photographs spark charity appeal - BBC News | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
A charity is trying to trace children who were photographed in the post-war slums of Britain.
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How I ended up with the stolen letters between a World War Two officer and his wife 

How I ended up with the stolen letters between a World War Two officer and his wife  | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
There can be few things more thrilling than discovering that you’
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Feeding sparrows on Holy Island: an ethical dilemma

Feeding sparrows on Holy Island: an ethical dilemma | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Country diary: Lindisfarne On the table around the crust in my fingers it was like a dancefloor, with dominant birds and watching wallflowers
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Jeremy Corbyn Election Campaign 2017 Telford Vote for the Many and Not the FEW   

8 June Vote for the Many & Not The FEW 6 June 2017. Jeremy Corbyn Election 2017
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4,000-year-old church is the UK's oldest sacred site still in use

4,000-year-old church is the UK's oldest sacred site still in use | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Carbon dating carried out on a wooden post, excavated at the Church of the Holy Fathers in Shropshire, has revealed that it was nailed into the ground in 2033 BC.
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The harlequin ladybird is a clever little devil

The harlequin ladybird is a clever little devil | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Country diary: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire Used to control crop pests, this beetle also has a frightening appetite for other ladybirds and the eggs of butterflies
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Margaret Rope: The 'genius' stained glass artist who became a nun - BBC News

Margaret Rope: The 'genius' stained glass artist who became a nun - BBC News | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
The rebellious Victorian artist behind some of the world's most revered stained glass was forgotten after she swapped motor biking and smoking to become a nun, an exhibition reveals.
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Oswestry-West Midlands: A sculpture made out of thousands knives - The Knife Angel

This piece first broadcast on 22 Sept 2016. Televised on UK's regional television BBC One - West Midlands. Programme (Program) - Midlands Today.
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Photos from the Bank of England's vaults - BBC News

Photos from the Bank of England's vaults - BBC News | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
From pinstriped suits to sporting successes - and life on the farm in wartime - images from the Bank of England's photo vaults.
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Humanity driving 'unprecedented' marine extinction

Humanity driving 'unprecedented' marine extinction | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Report comparing past mass extinction events warns that hunting and killing of ocean’s largest species will disrupt ecosystems for millions of years
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Think glamping is all about the quiet life? A farm stay is a whirlwind of fun

Think glamping is all about the quiet life? A farm stay is a whirlwind of fun | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
You might think you'd be constantly looking for things to do - but not on this family friendly farm break in Shropshire
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Applied Psychology at University Centre Shrewsbury

Dr Shelley Price explains what the Applied Psychology programme at University Centre Shrewsbury has to offer students. For more information, visit
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Britain's dormice have declined by a third since 2000, report shows

Britain's dormice have declined by a third since 2000, report shows | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
Effects of habitat loss and climate change mean the future of the tiny native mammal is uncertain
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Ministry of Defence to sell 13 sites for 17,000 homes - BBC News

Ministry of Defence to sell 13 sites for 17,000 homes - BBC News | Wenlock Edge | Scoop.it
A total of 13 Ministry of Defence sites will be sold to provide land for up to 17,017 homes and raise £225m, the government says.
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