[Cornish Seal Sanctuary]


FEEDING SEAL PUPS COSTS THE SANCTUARY A WHOPPING £21,500
(...A VERY PRICEY FISH SUPPER!)


Tuesday 8th July 2024

The Cornish Seal Sanctuary shares its latest figures for the 2023-24 pup season - showcasing another busy winter with the team working hard to rescue, rehabilitate and release grey seal pups from around Cornwall´s coastline.   Read More.
Feeding seal pups costs the Sanctuary a whooping £21,500


LOVE IS IN THE AIR ON "PUFFIN ISLAND"

Monday 27th May 2024

As the much-anticipated new season of the hit reality show "Love Island" is due to start, the Cornish Seal Sanctuary have their own share of romantic dramas and love triangles to contend with on Puffin Island!

Love Island is a globally popular reality dating show where singles come together in a tropical villa to find love and compete for a grand prize.   The show is known for its dramatic twists and romantic escapades.   Read More.
Love is in the air on Puffin Island


SOARING FOR SEALS - FUNDRAISING MANAGER OVERCOMES HER BIGGEST FEAR - FOR THE LOVE OF SEALS

Thursday 2nd May 2024

Fundraising Manager, Leanne Attwood, alongside twelve fearless Cornish Seal Sanctuary supporters, will be free-falling 10,000 feet at 120mph as they all "Skydive for Seals" on Saturday the 11th of May 2024.   Supporters of the Cornish Seal Sanctuary have been fundraising in advance of their adrenalin fuelled weekend at the Cornish Parachute Club in St Agnes, Cornwall, with nearly £3,000 being raised already. Read More.
Soaring for Seals Fundraising Manager overcomes her biggest fear, for the love of seals

MUCH ADO ABOUT PUFFIN!

Monday 8th April 2024

The Cornish Seal Sanctuary are so excited to announce that ten rescue puffins have arrived safely with them after being relocated from their sister SEA LIFE TRUST Beluga Whale Sanctuary in Iceland.

All ten of the resident puffins are non-releasable rescued birds who were rehabilitated by the charity in Iceland before being carefully transported to their new home at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary in Gweek. Read More.

BEAVER KIT GRADUATION DAY!

Wednesday 20th March 2024

The Seal Sanctuary are thrilled to share that their three beaver kits have successfully graduated from the beaver nursery enclosure to a fantastic new four-acre habitat.

With the help of the specialist site teams, a lot of perseverance (and a huge net) all three beavers have been safely moved to their new home.   Read More.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN´S DAY

Friday 8th March 2024

This International Women´s Day we catch up with our amazing Head of Sanctuaries, Jana.

Hi Jana, tell us a bit about yourself and your current role:-

My name is Jana, I am the Head of Sanctuaries for SEA LIFE TRUST, managing two of the charity´s sanctuaries, the Cornish Seal Sanctuary and the Beluga Whale Sanctuary.   I oversee the day to day running of the sanctuaries, splitting my time between Cornwall and Iceland!   Read More.

CORNISH SEAL SANCTUARY GIVES SEALS A ´WONDER´FUL VALENTINE´S DAY TREAT

Monday 12th February 2024

The Cornish seal Sanctuary will be giving their resident seals a different kind of treat this Valentine´s Day, when local harpist Alice Wonder joins them for a musical entertainment session with a difference!   Read More.

CORNISH SEAL SANCTUARY ISSUES SEAL PUP WARNING AMID WILD WINTER STORMS

Thursday 1st February 2024

Blustery storm conditions have sparked a warning from the Cornish Seal Sanctuary about young pups struggling along our coastlines.

The Sanctuary, based in Gweek, near Helston, is urging people to keep their eyes peeled for the grey seal pups amid a flurry of calls from concerned wildlife spotters.   Read More.

SANCTUARY WELCOMES BABY BEAVERS FOR FIRST TIME IN TWO YEARS

Tuesday 9th January 2024

The Cornish Seal Sanctuary is starting 2024 with three new additions as it welcomes a family of young Eurasian beavers to Secret Creek for the first time in two years.

The kits, who are less than a year old, arrived at the Sanctuary as orphans after being translocated by the Beaver Trust.   Read More.



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