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November 2016

New page for the following badger group:

October 2016

Updated the following badger group:

September 2016

Updated our crowd funding links:

August 2016

Updated the following badger groups:

April 2016

Updated the following badger groups:

March 2016

Updated the following badger groups:

December 2015

Updated the following badger groups:

There is also a specialist Badger Rescue service too:

November 2015

Updated the following badger groups:

September 2015

Updated the following badger groups:

August 2015

Updated the following badger groups:

July 2015

Updated the Ludlow Breakfast page:

April 2015

Updated all of the Badger Group pages. To make it easier for people to make a paper printout of their details, these pages now include contact details only for the badger group (where these are known or in the public domain).

Updated the list of professional badger consultants we are happy to recommend:

March 2015

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February 2015

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January 2015

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December 2014

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October 2014

Created a new web-page for the newly formed:

Updated the page for the various badger groups in:

September 2014

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August 2014

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June 2014

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May 2014

Updated the following pages in our on-line shop:

April 2014

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March 2014

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February 2014

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October 2013

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September 2013

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August 2013

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July 2013

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June 2013

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April 2013

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March 2013

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February 2013

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January 2013

Brand new page for:

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October 2012

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September 2012

Update to our opening page to explain about the e-petition to Stop the Badger Cull:

Update to our Gardeners advice page:

Updates to these Badger Groups pages (now including Facebook, Twitter and Youtube social media links):

August 2012

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July 2012

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June 2012

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Badger by Tim Roper
Collins New Naturalist Library (114) - BadgerThe new badger reference work contains a wealth of detail about the badger - and is good for a wide variety of audiences. Worth every penny - there is no better book in print at the moment. Click here to buy:
Badger by Tim Roper (paperback)
Badger by Tim Roper (hardback)
Badger by Tim Roper (Kindle)
Michael Clark
Superb
book by
Michael
Clark.
His affection
for badgers
really shines
through.
We really recommend this book. Click here to buy Badgers by Michael Clark
Michael Clark
Superb
book by
Michael
Clark.
His affection
for badgers
really shines
through.
We really recommend this book. Click here to buy Badgers by Michael Clark
Perfect Badger Photos
The very best photos you have ever seen of badgers are in this remarkable book by John Darbyshire and Laurie Campbell. Click here to buy Badgers by Darbyshire & Campbell
George E Pearce
Badger Behaviour, Conservation and Rehabilitation: 70 Years of Getting to Know BadgersAmazing insight into the secret world of the badger. George is one of the UK best known badger consultants, so this is a great read Click to buy:
Badgers by George Peace (Hardback)
Badgers by George Peace (Kindle)
Secrets of the Sett DVD
Natural World - Badgers Secrets Of The Sett [DVD]Superb DVD which follows a badger clan through a whole year. Shows movements above and below ground, and includes breathtaking footage. Sir David Attenborough narrates: Secrets Of The Sett

May 2012

We have updated our Blog page too:

We have some revisions to our Badger Consultants pages in the Help section:

Badgerland now have a Twitter account:

Badgerland now have a YouTube account:

Badgerland are setting up a Facebook page:

Badgerland now have a FlickR account:

April 2012

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Due to the huge increases in postal charges by the Royal Mail we have changed the prices on our educational materials:

These highly-regarded training materials are still excellent value for money. They will save you a lot of time if you need to learn about different aspects of badgers or if you need to educate others. They are being used by increasing numbers of badger groups and students across the UK.

March 2012

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February 2012

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December 2011

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November 2011

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October 2011

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August 2011

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July 2011

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June 2011

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April 2011

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March 2011

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December 2010

Updated front page linking to the Badger Protection League:

November 2010

New pages about:

  • A new family-based badger consultancy - Andy Hardman at SCF Badger Services
    We are pleased to recommend Andy and his family and wish them all well in their desire to help badgers.

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October 2010

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August 2010

Loads more new stories about badgers in:

Read our Badgerland Blog:

Slightly modified look and feel to the web-site; and updates to the structure and the screen layouts for these sections:

Due to the decision of Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation's decision to place the material hosted on their web-sites behind a paywall, we no longer provide (adverts) links to their site. Here are some adverts (links) to some great news organisations instead:

July 2010

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May 2010

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December 2009

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November 2009

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September 2009

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August 2009

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June 2009

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May 2009

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April 2009

March 2009

October 2008

September 2008

Edited the list of badger-related objects in the Miscellaneous section of our Shops section:

July 2008

New photos and new reviews of some great Badger Book Covers including:

June 2008

May 2008

April 2008

  • Updated details from various Badger Groups.
  • Updated news stories from the first few weeks of 2008
  • Updated news stories from the last few weeks of 2007

February 2008

July 2007

  • New look and feel to the web-site because of a new stylesheet, as well as updated details from various Badger Groups.

February 2007

December 2006

November 2006

Updated the following pages:

  • Feedback
  • Ask An Expert
  • A few more tweaks to the Cascading Style Sheet and to the page layouts.
  • New feature, so that adverts appear on-screen, but do not appear when printed on paper. This means that you can use this web-site to produce handouts for schools, without third-party adverts printed on them.

October 2006

  • Updated the External News section to include news stories from April 2006 to early October 2006.
  • Rotating Banner Advertising - including advertisements which configure themselves to what is on the page, and removed adverts which no-one ever looked at!
  • Updated a few Badger Groups.
  • Tweaks to the Cascading Style Sheet, to make the web-site look more alike in Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer.
  • Extra Quotes about badgers (see Brocky by Sylvia Shepherd - Selected Quotations for badger-related quotes).

June 2006

  • Rotating Banner Advertising - including advertisements which configure themselves to what is on the page!
  • Updated a few Badger Groups.

May 2006

April 2006

March 2006

April 2004

  • Added a few more images of badger-related Book Covers.

December 2005

New book reviews for:

November 2005

New advertisements.

Expanded Summary of known Scientific Papers:

Badger Groups:

New External News Stories for:

New images and reviews of badger-related Book Covers including:

October 2005

September 2005

July 2005

March 2005 (#2)

March 2005

January 2005

April 2004

  • Added a few more images of badger-related Book Covers.
  • Added a few new pages for badger-related External News for 2004.
  • Updated a few Badger Groups.
  • Added a few new DVDs - including a superb set of the Strange World of Northern Soul.

March 2004

  • Added a load more pages to do with Badger Pictures - including lots of images of badger-related Book Covers.
  • Altered the Cascading Style Sheet to make it easier for you to see which section of the web site you are in (i.e. the green/yellow coloured tabs at the top of the screen).
  • Added a few new pages for badger-related External News for 2004.

February 2004

  • Added a new link to the Golden Web Awards for 2003-2004.
  • Added a few new pages for badger-related External News for 2004.
  • Added a few more pages for Music DVDs. - especially some great concert DVDs by Robbie Williams.

January 2004

December 2003

November 2003

October 2003

  • Modified Cascading Style Sheet, which will make the web-site easier to view by people whose screen resolutions are set to 640 by 480 or 800 by 600.
  • Updated Badger Groups, with new contact details.
  • Additional Advertising Support, from Jessops and Tesco.
  • Improved links to Amazon; and improved keyword index for the web-site.

September 2003

  • Improved layout and site-construction. The site now includes various items of "Common Content"; which means they can be written once, and re-published in several locations at a glance. By way of example, see the Email Us topic.
  • Yet more Badger Groups
  • Even more External News Stories
  • More Educational Information with several downloadable projects.
  • Greatly Expanded Help information, now divided into helping Help for Badgers or Help for You.
  • Greatly improved Shops and better "self-updating" links to Amazon.co.uk
  • Additional links to Amazon.com; and additional paid-for advertising from Cottages4You, eBay and GreenFingers Garden Centres.
  • Revised Cascading Stylesheets, which now show you where you are within our web site (light-green background with a red-coloured flash on the right of the menu link). Also the more consistent use of colour and shading.
  • Improved use of Keywords (to help search engines index our web site better)
  • The introduction of Version Controlled pages.
  • Enhanced JavaScript work - such as the use of Automatic Content Generators, Email Links and so on.
  • People who use Netscape now account for a very, very small proportion of our users, so we have decided to cease support for Netscape. That said, we expect that our site will work for most of the recent Netscape browsers.
  • Complete audit of the web site, with too many minor tweaks and changes to identify.

July 2002

March 2001

Bug Fix work (to try and deal with the bug in Netscape which affects the use of some Cascading Stylesheets)

February 2001

Additional Content

24th Dec 2000

Improvement of Cascading Stylesheets, Improved Navigation, some additional content, more Books, Videos and Merchandise, more links

29th Nov 2000

Update and Addition of new Badger Groups

28th Nov 2000

Improved User Interface, Introduction of more Cascading Stylesheets and Improved Navigation

28th Nov 2000

UK Map of Badgers and Badger Groups

21st Nov 2000

Buy Books, Buy Videos

2nd Oct 2000

More External News Stories added

24th Sept 2000

More External News Stories added

15th Sept 2000

Detailed Badger Voices

14th Sept 2000

Badger Year Diary

  • We've now added a page which shows what your badgers might be doing during each month of the year. Click here to find out.

13th Sept 2000

External News Pages added

  • External News Pages added - this makes it easy for you to find out about badger news from other sources on the internet.

12th Sept 2000

Videos from Amazon

  • You can now buy Videos from Amazon through us.

11th Sept 2000

Bells and Whistles

10th Sept 2000

New Education Topics

9th Sept 2000

Donations Policy

7th Sept 2000

New Education Topic

New pages concerned with:

6th Sept 2000

Site Re-Design

  • Major revision to the navigational structure of the site. Abandoned the use of framesets - using master borders instead. This allows people to bookmark favourite pages and make printing easier. Divided the site into modular sections, including:
  • Note: Some "empty" topics have been added (content to be added later).

1st Sept 2000

Extra Content

  • Extra content added concerning badgers and their environment.