Longest serving Trustee retires from Wild Planet Trust

20th July 2021 by Katie White

Sylvia Greinig joined Wild Planet Trust, formerly known as Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust, in 1997 and up until her retirement earlier this year was one of the Trust’s longest serving trustees with almost 25 years on the Board. Sylvia was also the first female Board member at the Trust and remained the only female for […]

Zebra foal born at Paignton Zoo

27th June 2021 by Paignton Zoo

We are delighted to announce the arrival of a female zebra foal

Dancing in the pink

25th April 2021 by Paignton Zoo

Spring is in the air. It’s a time when days become longer, nature rejuvenates and birds come alive with new-born neurons as the breeding season commences…

Meet Newquay Zoo’s latest arrivals!

24th March 2021 by Newquay Zoo

Whilst the zoo has remained closed due to the third national lockdown, we have welcomed some new arrivals!

Save Our Seagrass

World Seagrass Day: Calls to act now to protect Tor Bay’s threatened vital underwater rainforest

25th February 2021 by Wild Planet Trust

Experts are calling for the local community and boat users to take action to protect Tor Bay’s seagrass and the species, such as long-snouted seahorse, that live within it. On World Seagrass Day (1st March 2021) Wild Planet Trust, a leading South West conservation charity, wants to focus attention on the importance of Tor Bay’s […]

Goeldi’s monkey born at the zoo

11th February 2021 by Paignton Zoo

Our lockdown arrival is certainly very small and very cute!

Paignton Zoo is bringing the zoo to you

8th February 2021 by Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo has been overjoyed with the level of response they have received from their online lessons designed to aid teachers and parents with home schooling.

Newquay Zoo’s baby tapir Shaun celebrates Giving Tuesday by painting

23rd November 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Tuesday 1st December is ‘Giving Tuesday’.

Paignton Zoo’s gorillas are helping to celebrate Giving Tuesday by painting!

19th November 2020 by Paignton Zoo

Tuesday 1st December 2020 is ‘Giving Tuesday’.

Newquay Zoo’s fundraising campaign receives a HUGE boost

27th October 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo’s fundraising campaign has been given a huge boost, thanks to the 1st Newquay Beavers…

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