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Mendip Rocks! 2013

13th June 13

Mendip Rocks! 2013 Programme now available!

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Cheddar Gorge Bid

10th June 13

Cheddar Gorge- bid to become the 8th Wonder of the world! The Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Unit is urging the public to vote for Cheddar Gorge in an online competition. Cheddar Gorge is listed amongst 300 entries...

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Coronation Meadow!

6th June 13

At the end of 2012, HRH The Prince of Wales suggested a remarkable nationwide project – a meadow in every county across the UK to mark the anniversary of The Queen’s Coronation.  The first stage of Coronation Meadows launched at...

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Vote for Cheddar Gorge!

5th June 13

Find out how and why on our Visiting the Mendip Hills page

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Bowland Award

4th June 13

Media Release – Call for nominations for Bowland Award 2012        Date: 31st May 2013 Contact:  If you would like to have further information on this media release, please call Jill Smith, Communications Manager on 07969 888823 or jill.smith@landscapesforlife.org.uk For immediate release The Bowland...

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Ranger News May 2013

4th June 13

Ranger News This May has been gorgeous. It is my favourite month with cow parsley in the lanes throughout the month and great patches of bluebells by the end, also wild garlic nestling under the hedges. I heard my first cuckoo at...

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Practical Tasks Programme!

4th June 13

Practical Volunteering in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) The Mendip Hills AONB Unit’s new summer programme of volunteer practical tasks is now available.  The AONB Unit has a very committed group of regular volunteers but is always...

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