National Trust rangers at the Holnicote Estate in Somerset have chosen Russo and Toone (after Alessio Russo and Ella Toone) as the new names for the two new beaver kits born in the spring after two of the England team who were victorious in the Euros.
Record-breaking temperatures and prolonged dry weather are affecting the nation’s cherished landscapes, gardens and wildlife, causing historic water features to dry up, sparking wildfires and taking a toll on animals, according to the National Trust.
Newly published research carried out by buildings archaeologist James Wright has transformed the understanding of the history of the National Trust’s Tattershall Castle in Lincolnshire, shattering previous assumptions about its age and use.
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