Introducing Anna

Anna Heathcote is the new Communications Officer for Our Bright Future. Coming from a charity background, it has been a very natural transition into the Wildlife Trusts’ Our Bright Future team in Newark. Prior to joining the team I juggled two roles, one with fellow conservation charity the RSPB, and the other with local community […]

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Life: better than all the textbooks combined

Guest blog from The Wildlife Trusts’ Communications Support Officer, Beth Rowland Mark Twain famously said, “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education”. That’s confusing, isn’t it? Some people might say that education means school or university, but the Collins English Dictionary defines education as “the act or process of acquiring knowledge” – […]

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Rambles and brambles

Andy O’Callaghan, Youth Project Officer from Our Wild Coasts gives us an update from North Wales Wildlife Trust  As Our Welsh Coasts gears up for working with young people across North Wales, it was time for the development workers to get their hands dirty and understand the ins and outs of how a wildlife trust proactively […]

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In the beginning, there was a dead cat shark

Andy O’Callaghan, Youth Project Officer for Our Wild Coasts tells his story of how he got involved with Our Bright Future  Our Bright Future. It is a title that can be interpreted in many different ways but, for me, those three words speak of hope: although there are many issues to be tackled by our […]

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