Cumbrian farming couple hailed for efforts in boosting Curlew numbers
Date of alert:
Thursday, 10 August 2023
A Cumbrian farming couple have won an award for their efforts to protect and support endangered Curlews and other wading birds.
The Farmland Curlew Award was established by the Yorkshire Agricultural Society and Nidderdale AONB to recognise farmers who make a contribution to Curlew conservation.
Ian Bell and Rebeca Dickens were among seven regional winners and awarded the overall title at the Great Yorkshire Show.