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Charity warns hedgehog population at risk this Bonfire Night

The British Hedgehog Preservation Society has issued a warning on the fate of the nation’s hedgehogs as Britons prepare for bonfire celebrations this weekend. Hedgehog numbers are already declining rapidly and the charity believes Bonfire Night could be the most treacherous time of all, with thousands of hedgehogs at risk of being burned if the piles are not properly checked.

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