June 2011

Latest tweets and news stories about our work, activities and events. Journalists can contact our press team to ensure enquiries will be dealt with immediately: Anna Guthrie 07887 754659 aguthrie@wildlifetrusts.org and Emma Robertshaw 07779 657515 erobertshaw@wildlifetrusts.org

  • High speed train plans are off the rails

    Thursday 16th June, 2011

    Stephanie Hilborne OBE, Chief Executive of The Wildlife Trusts

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  • Derbyshire Wildlife Trust clocks up first record for spider in the county

    Wednesday 8th June, 2011

    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust Membership Officer Sue Crookes has made an unusual discovery during an event at the Trust's new Shipley Nature Reserve.

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  • Garden Watch survey underway in Eastern England

    Wednesday 8th June, 2011

    The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough wants to know all about the wildlife local residents spy in their gardens.

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  • New report reveals scale of London’s garden loss

    Wednesday 8th June, 2011

    A pioneering study, London: Garden City?, is launched today revealing that London’s gardens - which make up nearly a quarter of Greater London - are changing from green to grey.

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  • First Dyfi osprey chicks in more than 400 years

    Tuesday 7th June, 2011

    The Montgomeryshire Wildlife Trust is pleased to announce that the Dyfi ospreys have sired their first ever chicks.

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  • 92 steps to nature’s recovery?

    Tuesday 7th June, 2011

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome the Government’s Natural Environment White Paper, published today (7 June), and praise the level of ambition contained within The Natural Choice: securing the value of nature.

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  • Time is now for new era of nature conservation

    Monday 6th June, 2011

    Natural Environment White Paper welcome

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  • Londoners urged to record rare beetle

    Tuesday 31st May, 2011

    London Wildlife Trust is holding a city-wide survey to record sightings of the globally threatened stag beetle

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  • Packham joins WildlifeXpo cast

    Tuesday 31st May, 2011

    Chris Packham will be appearing at WildlifeXpo, the new wildlife exhibition at London’s Alexandra Palace.

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  • Life’s a beach for otters in Dorset

    Friday 27th May, 2011

    Dorset Wildlife Trust has released extraordinary pictures of a coastal otter, illustrating the dramatic change in fortunes for this supreme predator. Photographer Jeremy Jeffery, visiting from Kent, was able to capture these images in broad daylight at West Bay in Dorset.

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