May 2012

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

  • Buzzard research plans halted

    Wednesday 30th May, 2012

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  • Nurturing the next generation of nature adventurers

    Monday 28th May, 2012

    Members of 9th Chelsea Cub group with their badges.Image: Natural History Museum

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  • Concern over buzzard plans

    Thursday 24th May, 2012

    Buzzard. Image: Amy Lewis

    The Wildlife Trusts are seriously concerned about Government plans to spend up to £375,000 researching ways to keep buzzards from targeting captive-reared pheasants.

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  • New additions to series of nature guides

    Wednesday 23rd May, 2012

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  • Wildlife pioneer Ted Smith CBE recognised

    Tuesday 22nd May, 2012

    Ted Smith and David Attenborough. Image: Tom Marshall

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  • Remarkable osprey hatches first egg for two years

    Tuesday 22nd May, 2012

    Image: Scottish Wildlife Trust

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  • Leading philanthropist awarded The Rothschild Medal

    Thursday 17th May, 2012

    Peter De Haan has been awarded The Rothschild Medal in recognition of the outstanding contribution he has made to nature conservation over the last eight years.

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  • Centenary celebration

    Wednesday 16th May, 2012

    Happy hundredth to The Wildlife Trusts! cpt ChrisTaylorPhotography.com

    Naturalists Bill Oddie and Simon King today joined schoolchildren and volunteers to celebrate The Wildlife Trusts' centenary.

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  • Celebrating 100 years of nature conservation

    Saturday 12th May, 2012

    On 16 May 1912 a banker, landowner, naturalist and scientist named Charles Rothschild got together with like-minded enthusiasts to whip-up support for a radical idea: to identify and protect the very best of the UK’s wild places.

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  • Taking a trip down memory lane

    Saturday 12th May, 2012

    Bill Oddie OBE cpt All Electric Productions

    Unique stories and shared experiences are being sought by The Wildlife Trusts, as they celebrate their centenary.

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