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Watch highlights from our 25th anniversary Whitley Awards ceremony!

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough

Speeches from the Whitley Awards 2018

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Sir David Attenborough, WFN Trustee

The Whitley Fund for Nature is unique. It doesn’t put its own people on the ground but seeks out local leaders who are already succeeding. It puts its money where it really counts, where every penny counts.

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HRH The Princess Royal, WFN Patron

WFN is one of the most cost effective and direct impact charities working to protect the environment.

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Kate Humble, WFN Ambassador

This is what the Whitley Awards are all about – recognising small-scale, effective grassroots leaders and helping them expand their work.

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