Archive of: March, 2019

  • April is the cruellest month

    30 March 2019

    April is the cruellest month

    When T.S. Eliot wrote the first words of “The Waste Land” - April is the cruellest month, many people thought it was because the life and colour of spring ….

     
  • James Duncan: Back by Popular Demand

    29 March 2019

    James Duncan: Back by Popular Demand

    The ‘Woods Mill 50’ project may be coming to an end but project officer James will be sticking around.

     
  • Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad strike out for a Wilder Future

    28 March 2019

    Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad strike out for a Wilder Future

    Stars speak up for wildlife in new Wilder Future campaign trailer hitting cinemas this weekend

     
  • Bee-fly

    27 March 2019

    Bee-fly

    Is it a bee? Is it a fly? Well, it’s a bee-fly!

     
  • Walks, Talks and Courses in April 2019

    26 March 2019

    Walks, Talks and Courses in April 2019

    Michael Blencowe looks forward to the Sussex Wildlife Trust’s wildlife courses, walks and talks in March

     
  • Doing the moth math

    26 March 2019

    Doing the moth math

    From 2004, when I began my employment at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, to late 2018 I ran a moth trap at Lime Kiln Cottage.

     
  • Wild daffodils

    25 March 2019

    Wild daffodils

    Wild daffodils may be harder to find but they do still grow in a few remaining fragments of their former range

     
  • Help us secure the future of Sussex Wildlife Trust's first visitor centre

    20 March 2019

    Help us secure the future of Sussex Wildlife Trust's first visitor centre

    Sussex Wildlife Trust is making an appeal to its members and supporters to secure the future of the new Discovery Centre currently being built at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve.

     
  • The last best hope

    19 March 2019

    The last best hope

    Friday 15 March was the day of the biggest climate strike by children and young people yet.

     
  • Interview with Friends' Chair Cliff Dean

    18 March 2019

    Interview with Friends' Chair Cliff Dean

    After Cliff Dean, Chair of the Friends of Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, has handed over the key to Lime Kiln Cottage to Baxall Construction for the start of works on the Discovery Centre, we speak to him about what the project means to him.

     
  • I'll bee seeing you!

    18 March 2019

    I'll bee seeing you!

    It’s that time of the year when the temperatures are rising, the insects are becoming more active and I come up with yet another tortuous bee pun as the title for a blog post

     
  • Behind the Lens with Dr Barry Yates

    14 March 2019

    Behind the Lens with Dr Barry Yates

    Rye Harbour Nature Reserve manager Barry Yates talks to us about managing the reserve, and how he came to discover his love of wildlife photography