Hedgehogs were once a common sight in British gardens, but figures suggest that their population is declining at a rapid rate – so much so in fact, that hedgehog numbers declined by over a third between 2003 and 2012.There are many contributing factors to this decline, including habitat loss, new roads, increased road traffic, and gardens being built with impenetrable walls and fences. However, there are things you can do to help
Summer may have gone for another year, but it’s not all doom and gloom – we promise! Check out our list of reasons why autumn should be a season to look forward to and not dread. Have we missed any? Let us know in the comments below!