Gate open! Almost £1 million from the Welsh Government, thanks to persuasion by Rhodri Glyn Thomas, assembly member for Carmarthen East & Dinefwr, means that once again the public can walk the nature trails of Gelli Aur Country Park, Golden Grove, while the rest of the park is restored. 410 more words
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Adelaide ex-teacher avoids jail for second child pornography offence
By Loukas Founten
A former Adelaide teacher who lost his job nearly 20 years ago for possessing child pornography has been given a three-year suspended sentence for a similar offence. 459 more words
Rice was very much in evidence at Tempe, West Coast Berbice with some farmers drying paddy in their yards or on the roadways.
Tractors or other agricultural machinery were in almost every yard while trucks could be seen transporting paddy from the backdam to the rice mills. 1,330 more words
So this summer the trip was to the sunny Caribbean isle of Barbados. Not what springs to mind if you are thinking of a wildlife holiday as most of the habitat is developed into housing and hotels (the Barbados is one of the most densely populated countries on earth) and the government is pretty terrible when it comes to protecting any habitats although at this time of year the first migrants coming to South America are arriving and there are a few sites where various bird species can be seen. 2,604 more words