News https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news News listing, showing all news items. en Craft fair at Smite - 16th November https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/craft-fair-smite-16th-november A farm belonging to a Worcestershire charity will sparkle with the work of local craftworkers just in time for the start of this year’s Christmas shopping. Tue, 05 Nov 2019 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/craft-fair-smite-16th-november Spooky Spells Welly Walk https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/spooky-spells-welly-walk Double double toil and troubles<br /> Bats fly past and pond life bubbles<br /> <br /> Families are invited to get into the Halloween spirit and cook up a spooky spell this half-term. Fri, 11 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/spooky-spells-welly-walk Volunteers planting for wildlife https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/volunteers-planting-wildlife Local volunteers from Redditch came out in force to help add the finishing touches to the first Natural Networks project. Tue, 24 Sep 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/volunteers-planting-wildlife Helping wildlife at Upton Warren https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/helping-wildlife-upton-warren Green sandpiper, water rail, snipe, banded demoiselle and, hopefully, water vole will all benefit from work about to start at a popular nature reserve. Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/helping-wildlife-upton-warren Worcestershire's County Hall to bloom https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/worcestershires-county-hall-bloom Worcestershire County Council&#039;s County Hall will soon be blossoming with wildflowers thanks to the Natural Networks project. Thu, 05 Sep 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/worcestershires-county-hall-bloom School pupils travel through time https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/school-pupils-travel-through-time Pupils from Pendock Primary School in south Worcestershire travelled through time as part of a project with Worcestershire Wildlife Trust. Wed, 24 Jul 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/school-pupils-travel-through-time Competition winners announced https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/competition-winners-announced From otters to orchids and birds to butterflies, twelve photographers from across Worcestershire are celebrating after being chosen as winners for a popular county wildlife calendar. Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/competition-winners-announced Volunteers increase their flower power https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/volunteers-increase-their-flower-power Volunteers from Worcestershire Wildlife Trust have been increasing their flower power thanks to a grant from The Wild Flower Society. Thu, 04 Jul 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/volunteers-increase-their-flower-power Orchids return https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/orchids-return Orchids are starting to get their feet in the ground as part of a long-term meadow restoration project near Castlemorton. Thu, 09 May 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/orchids-return Boost for a bat roost https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/boost-bat-roost Work to help bats as part of the restoration of a historic cottage is underway. Wed, 01 May 2019 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/boost-bat-roost Work to restore meadow begins https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/work-restore-meadow-begins Almost two kilometres of fencing is being replaced on a Vale of Evesham nature reserve in order to allow livestock to graze. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/work-restore-meadow-begins Stour wildlife receives a helping hand https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/stour-wildlife-receives-helping-hand Wildlife charities and the Environment Agency are joining forces to help wildlife on the Hoo Brook, a tributary of the River Stour. Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/stour-wildlife-receives-helping-hand 100th patch of land saved! https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/100th-patch-land-saved A local conservation charity is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the purchase of its 100th patch of land. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/100th-patch-land-saved Wasp new to UK found on Worcestershire nature reserve https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/wasp-new-uk-found-worcestershire-nature-reserve A wasp that has never been recorded in Britain before has been found on a new nature reserve in Worcestershire’s Wyre Forest. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/wasp-new-uk-found-worcestershire-nature-reserve Fabulous fossils at Blackhouse Wood https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/fabulous-fossils-blackhouse-wood Fossils were uncovered at a Worcestershire nature reserve as two local organisations joined forces to remove scrub from a rockface. Wed, 30 May 2018 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/fabulous-fossils-blackhouse-wood Wildlife thrives at The Devil's Spittleful https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/wildlife-thrives-devils-spittleful Work to improve a popular heathland nature reserve for wildlife is reaping rewards. Fri, 04 May 2018 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/wildlife-thrives-devils-spittleful Celebrating 50 years and 9935 species https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/celebrating-50-years-and-9935-species Worcestershire Wildlife Trust, the county’s largest nature conservation charity, has produced a video to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 13:00:00 +0100 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/celebrating-50-years-and-9935-species Pioneering naturalist honoured https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/pioneering-naturalist-honoured A pioneering Worcestershire naturalist has been honoured in a ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of Worcestershire’s largest nature conservation charity. Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.worcswildlifetrust.co.uk/news/pioneering-naturalist-honoured