The British Hedgehog Preservation Society (BHPS) scooped prestigious accolades at the Charity Film Awards held in London on 11th May 2018. Their short animated film aptly named “Hedgehog Close” held off fierce competition to be placed silver in their category and honoured with the overall People’s Choice Award. Hedgehog Close was created to spread the word about how to help hedgehogs and make people aware of their plight. Voiced by Gordon Buchanan and created by Zest Productions, the ‘Aardman-esque’ film has been widely shared on social media and viewed by well over a million people to date.

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