Category: News

Plantlife’s 2018 Road Verge Campaign

Plantlife Road Verge Campaign

For the past 7 years, Plantlife have been campaigning for local councils to adopt their guidelines for better management of road verges in an effort to help protect and preserve the wild flowers and wildlife that flourish alongside thousands of miles of roads all over the UK. They recently re-launched their campaign for 2018, and… Read more »

Join the Campaign for a Fur Free Britain

Fur Free Britain

More than 100 million animals die for their fur each year, the majority suffering in small battery cages. The UK banned fur farming as ‘unethical’ in 2000, recognising that keeping wild animals in tiny cages can never be humane. But the UK is now outsourcing fur cruelty overseas, causing suffering to millions of animals. More… Read more »

Winter Pokémon Antics

Pokemon GO January 2018

Despite the cold & rain and an unusually busy January for us, work wise, we’re pleased to report that we’ve still been able to find plenty of time and brave the weather to continue our beloved pokémon hunting. It also happens to have been a particularly fruitful few weeks too… As usual, we’ve been attending… Read more »

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

First thing’s first – a very Happy New Year to all our lovely clients and a massive thank you to you all for your continued support and business throughout 2017. This was an exceptionally busy and exciting year for Lumous, but we were lucky enough to enjoy some downtime over the Christmas break… We spent… Read more »

Happy Christmas from Lumous!

With the end of 2017 in sight, we would like to take this opportunity to wish all our lovely clients and suppliers a wonderful Christmas and New Year for what we’re sure will be a much needed break! So where did the past twelve months go? For us, 2017 has been an extremely busy year… Read more »

Naughty Elves Spotted in the Lumous Office!

In the countdown to Christmas, our Lumous office has had a little visitor. A cheeky elf has been up to mischief, disrupting the peaceful working environment and leading the Pokémon astray! Our members of staff have been somewhat distracted by the cheeky elf’s pranks, whilst making sure they are on their best behaviour, to ensure… Read more »

Help Protect Our Animals Post Brexit!

Animals are Sentient Beings

On Wednesday 15th November, MPs in the House of Commons voted against preserving the recognition of animals as sentient beings (i.e. lifeforms that are able to perceive or feel things) in British law after we leave the EU. This comes, despite an earlier promise from Michael Gove, (the Environment Secretary) to protect the legal recognition… Read more »

Stocking up on Safari Pokémon in Stockholm

Pokemon GO Safari Event Stockholm Sweden

For what looks like it could be our final Pokémon trip of 2017, on Saturday 14th October we jetted off to Stockholm in Sweden for another Pokémon GO Safari Zone event to see if we could better our Pokémon encounters in Paris… Stockholm didn’t disappoint either; the event started earlier than scheduled and went on… Read more »

Autumn Ramblings

Autumn Ramblings

The past month or so has been a real mix of super busy at work and super busy in the evenings, yomping through the Wiltshire countryside in search of badger traps and nasty people trying to do badgers harm. We’re glad to say that we’ve found lots of active badger setts, and we’ve done our… Read more »

Shiny Pokémon in Paris

Not content with our spoils from the Pokémon GO Heritage festival in Chester earlier this Summer, last weekend we travelled all the way to Paris to attend the Pokémon GO Safari Zone event with over 4,000 fellow Pokémon enthusiasts. It was a great opportunity to see the sights of Paris while looking for rare Pokémon… Read more »