The B Team’s vision

Richard Branson and friends are holding up a vision of a better and more sustainable, caring future for the planet. We love the short video  – One of the four visionary outcomes is – TRUE RETURNS “Investment flows disproportionately to businesses that generate sustainable, long-term value for people, planet and profit.”        

By Wild Anglia March 28, 2014 Off

An uncomfortable journey

It’s a beautiful spring here in the East of England. To remind us of  the challenges we face, here is a link to ‘An uncomfortable journey’ – a short video of our manifesto launch last autumn: – Haidee

By Wild Anglia March 27, 2014 Off

Challenge same-thinking

Wild Anglia’s manifesto was launched last autumn and has been very well received. It hit the intended spot – being readable, timely and very relevant to what is happening in Suffolk and Norfolk at this important time as growth and investment plans are developing. Wild Anglia has received warm feedback including personal emails from farmers,…

By Wild Anglia January 29, 2014 Off

Connecting Nature – on the ground

Wild Anglia board member Heidi Thompson launched the Connecting Nature Fund with delivery partners Farm Conservation Ltd. at the end of last year.  The fund will use mitigation funds from local developers to replace habitat in Norfolk. This Norfolk County Council initiative demonstrates the Wild Anglia manifesto in action and shows the practical outcomes to…

By Wild Anglia January 29, 2014 Off


Wild Anglia’s vice chair Gareth Price is forming a collaboration of brilliant minds who will consider the issue of planning and how it can be inspired to better serve nature, society and economy. The group will comment on selected major infrastructure projects, drawing on the widest best practice and innovation to provoke the best outcomes…

By Wild Anglia January 29, 2014 Off

Nature – your business partner already?

Is nature your silent business partner – do you need to make a bit more capital out of where you are? I asked a group of Suffolk tourism businesses if their customers or visitors had an overwhelming sense of being in Suffolk. If you were visiting somewhere like the Lake District or Yellowstone National Park…

By Wild Anglia October 7, 2013 Off

Manifesto launched!

Manifesto by Wild Anglia – Building by Norman Foster – Music by ‘Triette’ After a really enjoyable event last night held at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts in Norwich our Manifesto has now officially been Launched, Speeched, Applauded, Toasted, Photographed, Filmed, Tweeted, Featured in the Paper, Posted on the Web, Handed out in nice folders…

By Wild Anglia September 19, 2013 Off

Wild Anglia prepares to launch manifesto

On 18 September 2013 Wild Anglia will launch its manifesto. This document will challenge leaders in Suffolk and Norfolk to act now to make truly sustainable development a reality in our counties. It will call for a surge of investment in the natural environment to strengthen the natural asset that underpins economic growth as well…

By Wild Anglia September 4, 2013 Off


Wild Anglia and New Anglia LEP have established a dialogue on growth. New Anglia’s Green Economy Pathfinder (2011) set out the LEP’s commitment to supporting the green economy sector. The two organisations met in August to discuss the LEP’s submission to government that expects to secure £80million of EU investment funds for Norfolk and Suffolk.…

By Wild Anglia September 4, 2013 Off