Join the Great Stag Hunt on the lookout for beetles

STAG beetles are magnificent creatures – once seen, never forgotten! Britain’s largest land beetle, the males’ impressive antler-like mandibles (jaws) arguably also make them one of the most spectacular. Males are easy... Read more »

Be part of the largest garden wildlife event this weekend

THE world’s largest garden wildlife survey returns this weekend. Hundreds of thousands of people are predicted to watch and count the UK’s garden birds for the Big Garden Birdwatch, being run by... Read more »

Uncover the mysterious world beneath your feet

FROM mind-boggling minibeasts, to complex tree roots systems that talk to each other – some of the diverse wonders of the hidden world beneath your feet that can be discovered at RHS... Read more »

Capturing stunning images of the natural world

AN awarding-winning photographer has been creating a stir with his stunning images of the natural world. Thinesh Thirugnanasampanthar, who lives with his family in Woking and runs the Brookwood Food and Wine... Read more »

Encouraging a passion for wildlife

IS YOUR family wild about nature? Perhaps you’ve resolved to get outdoors and explore the natural world more often in 2022. If so, Wildlife Watch is a great way to encourage youngsters... Read more »

Go wild outdoors in the Christmas holiday

THERE aren’t many hours of daylight at the moment and the weather can be damp, cold and dreary, so you are probably missing the enjoyment of being outdoors during the warmer months.... Read more »

Experience the magic of our heathland

SURREY’S magnificent heathlands are being celebrated with a series of activities, talks and walks that starts today. Surrey Wildlife Trust and Thames Basin Heaths Partnership are combining to stage Heath Week 2021,... Read more »

Garden football netting a danger to wildlife

THE RSPCA is warning about the dangers of leaving out football nets after releasing an entangled young fox from a Woking garden. A family found him early last Friday and, after putting... Read more »

People’s Trust calls for animal reports for Living with Mammals survey

HAVE you seen any wild mammals in your garden or local green spaces recently – from foxes to hedgehogs, and mice to squirrels? Perhaps you have just seen signs that they have... Read more »

Get in tune with nature with the Surrey Wildlife Trust

SURREY Wildlife Trust and Steve Backshall, naturalist and presenter of the BBC’s Deadly 60, are inviting you to join the UK’s biggest nature challenge, 30 Days Wild.  Each year, thousands in Surrey... Read more »