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Record-breaking bird inspires musical masterpiece

27 June 2016

Today, more than 2000 children will perform a special piece of music inspired by one of Britain’s rarest breeding birds

Upland wader facing extinction needs a home in the North Pennines

18 June 2016

With their beautiful bubbling song and long down-curved bills, curlews are a much-loved and integral part of the upland landscapes of Northern England during the spring and summer months. However, this wading bird is in serious trouble and could become extinct in a generation unless urgent action is taken.

Curlew profile

Get involved in Giving Nature a Home, your chance to save nature

14 June 2016

New data reveals further declines in sightings of some of our most familiar and favourite garden species

Hedgehog sign