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Rise and Shine Hedgehogs in Spring

Posted February 16, 2017

Wakey, wakey, rise and shine – its spring and time to help hedgehogs again. What are hedgehogs are doing at this time of year? Help create wildlife habitats, pick up information and take the pledge... View Article

Create a Free App for Your Park

Posted February 16, 2017

This link gives a step by step guide to set up a free App to create a trail around your park or for information about points of interest. Click Here It has been set up... View Article

Birchfield Regeneration Action Group Project Manager Post

Posted February 16, 2017

There is a part-time position based at Livingstone Road Community Allotment Hours per week: 16 hours per week (Initially a fixed term 12 month contract with the possibility of an extension) Salary: £8750 (£10.52 per... View Article

National Meadows Day 2017

Posted February 16, 2017

National Meadows Day is a growing event which celebrates wildflower grasslands, providing an opportunity for you to showcase the amazing wildflowers and species you have on your sites and in your communities. Feedback from last... View Article

Job Opportunities at Warwickshire Wildlife Trust

Posted February 16, 2017

The Warwickshire Wildlife Trust are advertising for staff: Princethorpe Woodlands Living Landscape Project Officer Salary: £22,000 per annum Grade 2c Closing date: Tuesday 28th February 2017 Location: WWT Head Office, Brandon Marsh Visitor Centre, Brandon... View Article

Good Practice in Social Prescribing for Mental Health Report

Posted February 14, 2017

Natural England has published a new report, which explores prescribing for mental health outcomes in green spaces and how commissioning can be strengthened. The pressures of modern living are coupled with increasing mental health issues... View Article

Parliamentary Public Parks Inquiry

Posted February 14, 2017

The much-awaited report has been published by the Select Committee.  Statutory service has not been recommended, however, partnership working with Health and Wellbeing Boards to create joint Parks and Green Spaces Strategies has been. Click... View Article

Reconomics Plus The Economic Value of Outdoor Recreation

Posted February 8, 2017

The Sport and Recreation Alliance has launched Reconomics Plus, an online resource designed to help its members and the wider sector champion the value of outdoor recreation to the economy, health and to creating strong,... View Article

Adopted Birmingham Development Plan

Posted February 1, 2017

The Birmingham Development Plan (BDP) 2031 was adopted by Birmingham City Council on 10 January 2017. The BDP sets out a spatial vision and strategy for the sustainable growth of Birmingham for the period 2011... View Article

Community Asset Fund

Posted January 26, 2017

From 30 January, sports clubs and community organisations are invited to bid for Sport England’s new Community Asset Fund, to enhance spaces in local communities to give people the opportunity to be active. It reflects... View Article