Marine rescuer takes on challenge for charity

A seal rescuer is taking on a 100-mile cycle challenge to raise money for the RSPCA East Winch Wildlife Centre.

Trevor Wright, a volunteer for the British Divers Marine Life Rescue, will be taking part in Prudential RideLondon in August in support of the RSPCA’s wildlife centre in Norfolk.


Trevor, who lives in March, Cambridgeshire, with his wife Stephanie and their two rescue cats, said: “I’ve been volunteering for the BDMLR for … Continue reading…

RSPCA Preston & District Branch Animal Centre is to re-open to the public this weekend.


The centre will open its doors from 11am until 3pm on Sunday (10 March), and staff are inviting supporters to drop in for a look around and a slice of cake.

RSPCA Regional Operations Manager for the North West, Anne Corbishley, said: “We’re very excited to re-open the centre to the public.”


“We’ve had a lot of support whilst the centre has been … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is reminding people to help hedgehogs by making sure pipe drains are covered, after a hog got trapped in one in Colwyn Bay.

The hedgehog was found two-foot down a storm drain by a Dundonald Road homeowner, with the RSPCA being called this morning (5 March).

RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) Will Galvin said: “I couldn’t get the hedgehog out at first as I needed an extra pair of hands, so animal collection officer Ann Lloyd Williams came … Continue reading…

Could you provide a forever home for an Aleysha, Atlanta, Beatrice, Becky or a Bonny?

Or maybe an Emma, a Gina, Heidi, Holly, a Jess or Louise? Or how about a Millie, Sophie and Tabitha?

This may sound like a great list of wonderful girl names – but there are some furry faces behind them as they belong to 14 female pet mice that staff at RSPCA Bryn-Y-Maen Animal Centre near Colwyn Bay are currently caring for.

The majority of … Continue reading…