Opening of the CCI conservation campus: press and media

Opening of the CCI conservation campus: press and media

On 6 April CCI celebrated the opening of the conservation campus in the David Attenborough Building. Below is a selection of the media stories published to mark the opening.

Sir David Attenborough scales new heights on living wall at Cambridge University (Daily Mail)

Sir David Attenborough ABSEILS down university building named after him weeks before his 90th birthday  (Mirror)

He can fly! Sir David Attenborough abseils 50ft to launch new Cambridge conservation project  (Cambridge News)

Sir David Attenborough abseils down 50-foot high wall at his old university (Express)

Sir David Attenborough’s ‘birds eye view’ of new ‘global conservation hub’ in Cambridge  (ITV News)

Sir David Attenborough abseils down a 15 metre wall – days before he turns 90 (The Sun)

BBC online coverage

David Attenborough opens world’s largest conservation centre (BBC Wildlife magazine, interview done independently)


The story was also covered in print in The Guardian, The Times and The Telegraph, as well as on some television news broadcasts.