Ben Skelton

Ben Skelton

I'm Ben Skelton, Fundraising Copywriter at World Animal Protection UK

I'm relatively new to World Animal Protection, joining in September 2017, but I've always been a lover of wildlife and a passionate advocate of animal welfare. I hope my writing will inspire even more people to join the fight against animal cruelty.

London Marathon 2019 runners

Marathon marvels

Posted on 02/05/2019 by former employee Ben Skelton

On Sunday 28 April, a brave bunch of animal lovers took on one of the most gruelling challenges of them all - the London Marathon.

Max the bear

Goodbye Max

Posted on 20/11/2018 by former employee Ben Skelton

Max, a beloved resident of the supporter-funded bear sanctuary in Romania, has passed away peacefully after a short illness.

Rest in peace, brave Chowti

Posted on 21/09/2018 by former employee Ben Skelton

Sadly Chowti, one of our most courageous bears, has recently passed away. Here we remember a bear who found peace and happiness later in life at Balkasar.