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£125raised of £2,000 target by 13 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,000 to help to fund vital CCTV and any other equipment and resources to ensure the safety of our local wildlife at Hebburn/Wardley lake & quarry

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A year ago i set up a facebook page and added Debra Bowman as admin as we both shared a love and passion for our local wildlife. The page has gone from strength to strength since day one and we now have almost 1000 members. With the help of these valuable members, and additional admins who have been added along the way we have all done a fantastic job at looking after our wildlife on the lake, in particular out beautiful swan family who are very vunerable to the various elements (both natural & sadly man made) they continually face to survive.

In light of yesterday’s devastating news of the death of our resident male swan George, we need to continue to do our utmost to help our wildlife. We would love to be able to raise enough to fund the installation of CCTV to protect our local wildlife on the lake. We are so very lucky to have them on our doorstep.

This will be an ongoing fundraising page. Initially, it will hopefully help to raise money towards CCTV and carry on in the future to provide anything else needed to give our wildlife the best chance of survival for years to come.

So please, whatever you can afford will go a long way. Every single pound counts. If every member of our facebook page alone could spare just £1 we would have £1,000 straight away. If you can spare any more.... £2... £5. £10... then that would be amazing and would help us to get the vital equipment all the sooner to help our treasured wildlife.

All of our wilflife but in particular our beautiful swan family have given and continue to give so much pleasure to everyone. So for the sake of poor George who tragically lost his life yesterday, and Mildred and their surviving 6 cygnets... please give whatever you can.

Thank you so very much

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    • Kurt


      Jun 10, 2018

      Hoping This Contribution Helps Towards Getting CCTV Urgently. Helping protect Mildred & Those Beautiful Cygnets from the Dangers & Kids running Riot Up at Quarry.x


    • Anne Trotter

      Anne Trotter

      Jun 9, 2018

      I just dont get some peoples actions. Shame on you. Hope u get your target


    • Denis Mason

      Denis Mason

      Jun 2, 2018


    • Tracy Armstrong

      Tracy Armstrong

      May 22, 2018

      I love reading all of the posts about the swans at the lake, very sad news that one has died. Hope you raise the funds you need for CCTV


    • Yvonne Hobbs

      Yvonne Hobbs

      May 20, 2018

      Hope you raise the full amount, good luck.


    • Clive Hardman

      Clive Hardman

      May 20, 2018

      Great cause, we need to protect our Wildlife


    • Anonymous


      May 20, 2018


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