http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/15 en WHALEFEST 2015: a leviathan happening http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/whalefest <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 03/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="The author presenting on the Science and Campaigns stage at WHALEFEST 2015." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_20_15_patrick.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 347px;" title="The author presenting on the Science and Campaigns stage at WHALEFEST 2015." /></em></p> <p><em>&ldquo;The British and Americans are two people separated by a common language.&rdquo; </em></p> <p><em>― George Bernard Shaw</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/whalefest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Education Whales Brighton festivals oceans United Kingdom whalefest whales Fri, 20 Mar 2015 21:35:09 +0000 Patrick Ramage 103352 at http://www.ifaw.org Mdzananda vet's perspective takes 360 degree turn in South Africa http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/mdzananda-vets-perspective-takes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/animal-rescue/blessing-chiriseri">Blessing Chiriseri</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 03/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="It is always important to realise that the quality of life of the animal will only be determined by that of its owner. Photo © Blessing Chiriseri" class="caption" longdesc="It is always important to realise that the quality of life of the animal will only be determined by that of its owner. Photo © Blessing Chiriseri" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_11_15_mzdananda.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 441px;" title="It is always important to realise that the quality of life of the animal will only be determined by that of its owner.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/mdzananda-vets-perspective-takes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats community outreach dogs Education veterinarians Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:18:45 +0000 Blessing Chiriseri 103215 at http://www.ifaw.org Whalefest comes to Brighton http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/whalefest-comes-brighton <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/clare-sterling">Clare Sterling</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 03/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_12_15_whalefest.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 267px;" />This weekend IFAW will be joining with dozens of other charities, whale watch operators and general whale enthusiasts to celebrate all things whale related as part of the fourth annual Whalefest event in Brighton (March 14 and 15).</p> <p><strong>Around 10,000 visitors of all ages are expected to converge by the seaside to find out more about these gentle giants of the sea, how to protect them from the many threats they face and where to enjoy seeing them in the wild.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/whalefest-comes-brighton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Dolphins Whales Brighton commercial whaling dolphins whalefest whales Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:30:21 +0000 Clare Sterling 103232 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight India: Children paint their love for wildlife on school walls http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-india-children-paint-their-love-wildlife-school-walls <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 03/09/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." class="caption" longdesc="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_06_15_manas.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 433px;" title="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." />On Valentine&rsquo;s Day, when most of the world&rsquo;s humans wore red to profess their love for fellow humans, 600 school chil</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-india-children-paint-their-love-wildlife-school-walls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Education green kids painting Wildlife Fri, 06 Mar 2015 20:55:27 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 103164 at http://www.ifaw.org Our biodiversity is melting away - IFAW action World Wildlife Day 2015 http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-biodiversity-melting-away-ifaw-action-world-wildlife-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/d%C3%B6rte-von-der-reith">Dörte von der Reith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157651155893105&amp;click=true&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-biodiversity-melting-away-ifaw-action-world-wildlife-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education Elephants Polar Bears Rhinos Seals Tigers Whales Slideshow Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:52:44 +0000 Dörte von der Reith 103168 at http://www.ifaw.org Love for all living creatures this Darwin Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/love-all-living-creatures-darwin-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 02/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" class="caption" longdesc="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Charles_Darwin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 580px;" title="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" />On 12 February 1809, Charles Darwin was born in Shropshire, England.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/love-all-living-creatures-darwin-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Birthday Charles Darwin evolution nature observe Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:29:16 +0000 Nancy Barr 102908 at http://www.ifaw.org