Read about the latest conservation issues, campaigns, events and happenings at the Trust.

  • Dog attack at the Knapp & Papermill

    Tuesday 21st August, 2012

    Sheep in orchard (c) Harry Green

    A sheep has been found dead on a nature reserve owned by Worcestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • Spotted Flycatchers at Piper's Hill

    Thursday 16th August, 2012

    Spotted flycatcher (c) Pete Walkden

    A scarce bird is thought to have bred at a local nature reserve owned by Worcestershire Wildlife Trust for the first time in more than 30 years.

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  • Wildwatchers Challenge in Worcester & Evesham

    Thursday 9th August, 2012

    Looking for minibeasts

    To help celebrate 100 years of the Wildlife Trust’s movement, staff and volunteers from Worcestershire Wildlife Trust are challenging families to join in with their Wildwatchers 100 events in Worcester and Evesham.

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  • Roadshow visits Worcester's Guildhall

    Monday 6th August, 2012

    Nest investigation (c) Wendy Carter

    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust will be bringing its annual Wildlife Roadshow to Worcester Guildhall as part of the Worcester Festival.

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  • Summer holiday wildlife activities

    Friday 20th July, 2012

    Examining pond monsters (c) Wendy Carter

    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is inviting families to get up close and discover more about wildlife in a series of summer holiday events.

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  • Centenary Celebrations for Volunteers

    Friday 20th July, 2012

    Centenary Volunteers

    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is holding a centenary celebratory event for their many volunteers on Sunday 22nd July.

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  • Farm Fayre Cancelled

    Thursday 19th July, 2012

    Lower Smite event (c) Wendy Carter

    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is reluctantly cancelling their annual Farm Fayre on Sunday 29th July.

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  • Badger Cull to Proceed

    Friday 13th July, 2012

    Badger (c) Jon Hawkins

    The outcome of the Judicial review into the Badger Trust’s challenge to two badger cull pilots in Gloucestershire and Somerset was announced yesterday.

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  • Clueless about Crickets?

    Friday 6th July, 2012

    Roesel's bush cricket (c) Harry Green

    Want to know what insects sing a love-rival’s duet? Or what musical creatures have pegs and scrapers to make the songs?

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  • Future of Forests - Criteria for Success

    Wednesday 27th June, 2012

    Chaddesley Woods (c) Tanya Bascombe

    Ahead of the publication of the Independent Panel on Forestry’s final report on the future of forestry in England (4 July), Worcestershire Wildlife Trust has set out seven criteria it wants to see included to ensure nature’s recovery is secured.

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