Worried about a Hedgehog?

If you are ever worried about the health or welfare of a hedgehog, please call the British Hedgehog Preservation Society on 01584 890801 and they will be able to give you advice, and put you in touch with a local rescue centre if necessary.

Author: Paul Cole


We appear to have a significant number of hedgehog sightings around the village (at least thirteen so far, although there may be some double counting), which is great news. Please can you keep you eyes peeled to see if we Read more…


Captured these three critters on camera, thankfully none of them (one in particular) are not near to any of our hedgehog release sites.


This chap seems happy to pose for the camera, spotted in a garden near Church Road.


A single hedgehog spotted wandering around in Sawtry Road.


This hedgehog is happily popping round every night, here is a short montage of his/her activities.


This hedgehog has been using the Cole / Allen highway every night (well at least every night the camera was out). Glad to see he/she is looking healthy and active. Also had a couple of feline visitors, one who just Read more…


The following update has been received from Shepreth Wildlife Conservation Charity. It’s that time of year again when we can think about where and when hedgehogs will be released. We now have a waiting list for them because their plight Read more…


For nearly two decades, hedgehogs in Britain have been declining at the same rate as tigers worldwide. Along with the British Hedgehog Preservation Society, The Peoples Trust for Endangered Species have set up Hedgehog Street, the UK’s biggest hedgehog conservation Read more…