Archive of: November, 2014

  • 30.11.14 'Tis the season to be jelly

    Out and about in the woods and on the Downs over the weekend I noticed a lot of jelly fungi growing on branches and stumps. On the South Downs there was lots of yellow brain on the gorse branches.Yellow brainOne of
  • Sussex Badger Vaccination

    Dr Tony Whitbread, Chief Executive of the Sussex Wildlife Trust, discusses badger vaccination on the Trust's nature reserves within the Sussex bovine TB hotspot with BBC South East.Please help the Sussex Wildlife Trust to vaccinate badgers against bovine TB by donating
  • 21.11.14 The holy grail for moth-ers

    OK, technically this isn't Lewes but I couldn't resist posting a photo of this incredible oleander hawk-moth which was discovered down the valley in Newhaven. This migrant moth, which
  • MPs speak out against a second Gatwick runway

    Author Tony WhitbreadChief Executive Gatwick Area Conservation CampaignFive Members of Parliament were on the platform, and three more sent messages of support, at a mass protest meeting on Saturday 22 November organised by the
  • The Badgers Quiz

    Author Richard CobdenDigital Media OfficerHow much do you know about badgers in popular culture?[playbuzz-item url=http://www.playbuzz.com/sussexwildlifetrust10/famous-badgers-quiz]If the embedded content doesn't display please click here
  • 12 reasons to love November

    fly agaric / Richard CobdenRonnie ReedPeople and Wildlife Officer Seven Sisters Country ParkNovember is: wild blustery days when the trees seem to lift their roots and sway like sail boats washed far out
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