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It is now time to put the outdoors on hold and follow Government advice on travel, social distancing and personal hygiene. Here is a message from BBC Countryfile Magazine editor Fergus Collins

Different habitats will be joined together to create a large NNR at Purbeck Heaths more than three times its original size in a bid to tackle the climate emergency and provide a lifeline for nature.

The National Trust is aiming to keep its parks, gardens and open spaces in the countryside and coastal regions open free of charge – but will be closing its houses, shops and cafes during the…

Conservationists, citizens, politicians and businesses are all concerned about climate change and the countryside, says Countryfile's Tom Heap

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