Month: May 2020

Waldingfield takes a walk on the wild side

20 May 2020

Local Great Waldingfield village residents have helped to raise over £500 for conservation charity the RSPB with a bumper wildlife walk hosted right from their very own driveways.

National Lottery Funding Awarded for New Mural for the Young People of Ipswich

18 May 2020

Ipswich based community interest company Art Eat Events CIC will be producing another community mural for the Ipswich Waterfront area. The organisers behind Art Eat Festival and four existing murals, will be managing the project with funds from The National Lottery Community Fund gained by Arts La’Olam.

Extremely rare Large Tortoiseshell butterfly could be experiencing a comeback to the UK though Norfolk and Suffolk

5 May 2020

While people across Europe are confined to home, nature has no such restrictions. This spring has seen an unprecedented migration of Large Tortoiseshell butterflies into the eastern counties of the UK. While the odd individual slipping across the channel in high summer is not unusual, Butterfly Conservation volunteers have received more reports this month than in the whole of the previous ten years.