Articles

Join the Sea Cadets

Welcome!  Join us for a better future The Basingstoke Sea Cadets are a local charity operating with the support of the National Sea Cadet charity.  We are a growing unit, with many new recruits recently joining our fantastic group of…
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Dazzling Damsels

Dazzling Damselflies, by Alice Ashcroft, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust Watching damselflies dance through the air is one of the quintessential experiences of summer, and something many of us look forward to every year. Garden ponds are important…
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Wader Wonderland

Wader Wonderland, by Alice Ashcroft, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust There’s nothing quite like the swirling majesty of a flock coming in to roost. Watch the dark silhouettes undulate against the blazing hues of a moody winter sky,…
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Snug As A Bug

Snug as a bug, by Lianne de Mello, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust Shortening day length and dropping temperatures are the signal for many species to go into torpor, a period of sleep. Their hibernation can vary from…
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Discover your wild meadows

by Lianne de Mello, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust Summer is by far the best time of year for exploring your local meadow. Now wildflowers are blooming, butterflies are on the wing, grasshoppers are singing and birds are…
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