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

  • New stamps highlight plight of UK’s mammals

    Tuesday 13th April, 2010

    The Wildlife Trusts are working to ensure the ten species of UK mammals, featured on new stamps issued today by The Royal Mail, have a wild future - not a sticky end.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts call for White Paper on Nature

    Tuesday 6th April, 2010

    Leaders of the three main political parties will today receive a letter from The Wildlife Trusts - urging them to introduce a White Paper on nature and ecological restoration in their manifestoes.

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  • Public urged to tell politicians:

    Tuesday 30th March, 2010

    We care about wildlife

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  • An egg before Easter!

    Wednesday 24th March, 2010

    Derby Cathedral’s famous peregrine falcons have laid their first egg of the year. It happened at or before 5 a.m. on March 24th, a day later than last year.

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  • Breath-taking beauty: The Wildlife Trusts’ wildflower meadows

    Tuesday 23rd March, 2010

    But habitat is under threat warns the leading conservation organisation

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  • Mum'sea' creatures go the extra mile

    Thursday 11th March, 2010

    Many of us will be treating our mum to a special day this Sunday – with breakfast in bed, bunches of flowers and pamper-time all on the agenda. But spare a thought too for those maternal types in the natural world who don’t get any recognition for the many hours they put into nurturing their offspring.

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  • Study recognises key to future conservation success

    Thursday 11th March, 2010

    A new wildlife audit highlights the need for a landscape-scale approach to conservation, allowing species and habitats room to manoeuvre and adapt to climate change pressures, according to The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • Marine Protected Area announcement welcomed by The Wildlife Trusts

    Thursday 11th March, 2010

    But science should hold most authority when making decisions, the organisation says

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  • Scotland gets Marine Act

    Thursday 11th March, 2010

    The Marine (Scotland) Act 2010 this week received its Royal Assent. This is the culmination of many years’ campaigning by the Scottish Wildlife Trust and a wide coalition of environmental bodies.

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  • Government peat announcement welcomed by The Wildlife Trusts

    Monday 8th March, 2010

    But more ambitious targets needed, the conservation organisation urges

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