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Up to date news and stories from The Conservation Volunteers in Northern Ireland.

Finding his Forte
24 July 2013

William planting

William Goddard gained so much from his recent 'Steps to Work' placement with the Coleraine...

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Completion of work at the Union Locks
30 June 2013

A digger being used to clear Union Locks

Between March and May, The Conservation Volunteers organised the initial clearance of the Union Locks at Lisburn for the...

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Connecting with green space in the South East
29 June 2013

A new willow structure in a community garden

In the South Eastern area, work is continuing on an exciting new project in Holywood with members of the Redburn and Loughview Community Forum.

TCV staff and volunteers have been working hard to create a green...

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ESF boost for unemployed
28 June 2013

Person strimming long grass

TCV's Training for Employment project, which provides training and qualifications for unemployed people, has had a significant boost with additional funding and has also been extended for an additional year.


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Grow Wild pilot
28 June 2013

An ox-eye daisy

Grow Wild is a new mass-participation campaign funded by the Big Lottery Fund and led by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

The project will run from 2014 to 2017 and aims to engage people with UK wild flowers, raise...

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