Hedgehog Awareness Week 2017 Hedgehog Awareness Week runs from 30th April to 6th May 2017 and hedgehoggy events are being organised all around the country already! Hedgehog Awareness Week is organised by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society and takes place every year. It aims to highlight the problems hedgehogs face and how you can help […]
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We are deeply saddened to announce that our Founder, Major Adrian Coles MBE has passed away. Major Coles, who became nationally known as Major Hedgehog, founded the British Hedgehog Preservation Society in 1982 and was instrumental in giving the hedgehog the high profile that it now enjoys. Our Charity now has 11,000 members, publishes regular […]
With bonfire night and Halloween fast approaching, the British Hedgehog Preservation Society (BHPS) and its Patron Twiggy are urging people to build bonfires on the day they are to be lit to save hedgehogs and other wildlife from appalling suffering. This will not only save wildlife from burning to death but will also stop the […]
The hogalogue gift catalogue is full of exciting hedgehoggy items and profits help BHPS. You can order online by following the link below to our online shop. Hogalogue Online Shop
The Times selected BHPS as one of their four Charities for their Christmas Appeal in 2015. Here are some of the articles that featured: Military Man On A Mission To Save The Hedgehog: thetimes.co.uk/tto/public/timesappeal/article4652011.ece Frontline Forces Fight To Save Threatened Species: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/public/timesappeal/article4647977.ece Postmen’s Rubber Bands Rebound On Hedgehogs: thetimes.co.uk/tto/public/timesappeal/article4640931.ece If […]
A comprehensive review of the status of hedgehogs nationally.
Every year an unknown number of hedgehogs die or suffer horrific injuries because bonfire piles are not checked before being lit. To save hedgehogs and other wildlife from appalling suffering Ben Fogle, Patron of the British Hedgehog Preservation Society (BHPS) is backing the Society’s plea that bonfires should not be built until the day they […]
Saturday 21st November 2015 will be a very special one in the world of all things hedgehog! It is The Day of the Hedgehog! hosted by BHPS and our partners in Hedgehog Street, the Peoples Trust for Endangered Species. 400 hedgehog fans will descend upon Telford International Centre in Shropshire for a full day jam […]
We are supporting Wild About Gardens Week with People’s Trust for Endangered Species, our partner in Hedgehog Street. This year the week long event organised by the RHS and Wildlife Trust is focussing on helping hedgehogs! Click on the image below to see the specially produced 16 page booklet.