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River Guardian Receives 2018 Tweed Forum River Champion Award

River Guardian Receives 2018 Tweed Forum River Champion Award

Posted by Jayne Mann

Eric Hastings (69), a recently-retired river guardian from Drygrange who has dedicated his life to protecting the river Tweed, has been chosen as the winner of the 2018 Tweed Forum River Champion Award. Introduced in 2016, the accolade rewards an individual from the Scottish Borders or North Northumberland, from any…

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Rivers Trusts win three Wild Trout Trust Awards for their conservation work

Rivers Trusts win three Wild Trout Trust Awards for their conservation work

Posted by Jayne Mann

West Cumbria Rivers Trust, Bristol Avon Rivers Trust and Westcountry Rivers Trust were among the winners at this year’s Wild Trout Trust Conservation Awards held in London on 17th October 2018. The Wild Trout Trust set up the awards to celebrate the tremendous contributions of individuals and groups improving river…

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A new kind of river movement – blog by Alistair Maltby

A new kind of river movement – blog by Alistair Maltby

Posted by Alistair Maltby

Last week Alistair Maltby our Operations Director returned to the Balkans to join the third Balkan Rivers Tour. Here is his account of the biggest direct river conservation action in Europe. I keep a postcard of the River Una in Bosnia above my desk. Una means the One, and it…

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