When you think about days out in Cornwall, you think about the Eden Project, Lands End or Newquay Zoo right? But what people don’t think about is the tiny islands that dot our coastline and provide sanctuary for some of the sea-faring animals and birds that surround our skies. Some of these islands are completely >> read more
At this time of year the turning of the seasons heralds the arrival of one of our most enigmatic native flowers – the bluebell. It can be easy to take this little plant for granted when it is such a common sight in our gardens, hedgerows and parks, but after a long and dark winter >> read more
The Lost Gardens of Heligan, near Mevagissey, are one of the most popular botanical gardens in the UK. The gardens were created by members of the Cornish Tremayne family, over a period from the mid-18th century up to the beginning of the 20th century, and still form part of the family’s Heligan estate. The gardens >> read more
Cornwall Wildlife Trust are passionate about all aspects of nature conservation in Cornwall. They work to protect and enhance Cornwall’s wildlife. From conserving habitats on land through their 57 nature reserves and conservations to inspiring people to love and care for their local wildlife through their education programme, the Cornwall Wildlife Trust's is constantly working to protect Cornwall's habitats and species that are rare or endangered. They hold frequent events and give expert advice about wildlife in Cornwall.