A first-time London Marathon competitor is running so that her young children will be able to see wildlife when they grow up.[Read more…] about London marathon runner: “I’m doing this for our children”
Two local zoological organisations have joined forces with one of the most prestigious names in academia to work on a huge conservation project evaluating the scientific evidence for zoo animal management.
The news that Devon has topped a league table of places to enjoy a long, healthy and safe retirement is good for local charities. The list, compiled by Prudential, used census data and results from the insurer’s own retirement research to rank the top 20 counties in England and Wales.
There’s been a royal birth at Paignton Zoo.
One of the South West’s largest conservation charities has announced its results for the year. The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust is the charity that runs Paignton Zoo, Living Coasts in Torquay and Newquay Zoo in Cornwall, as well as several nature reserves in Devon.