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  • Tree planting ceremony celebrates the future of Gloucestershire’s countryside

    Friday 22nd April, 2016

    This Friday, 22nd April 2016 Gloucestershire County Council officially hands over five of its countryside sites to Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust at a celebratory tree planting event.

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  • Holiday Dog Show Fun and Wildlife Discovery

    Tuesday 19th April, 2016

    Nature Discovery (c) Nick Turner

    “May day, May day” Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is calling for local families to visit Robinswood Hill Country Park for a free family event discovering and exploring nature, alongside a fun dog show, organised by Teckels Animal Sanctuaries.

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  • £1 MILLION SECURED TO TRAIN YOUNG PEOPLE FOR GREEN EMPLOYMENT

    Wednesday 6th April, 2016

    One million pounds has been awarded to the Avon and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trusts to train 1,100 18-24 years olds in community engagement and conservation skills, and work with more than 7,000 young people over the next five years.

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  • The Hare Festival Way Official Launch in Cirencester on Saturday March 19th 2016 11am to 12.30pm

    Thursday 17th March, 2016

    Join us for the opening and inaugural walk of the Hare Festival Way - the new nature trail for Cirencester. This fantastic new walking route has been created by Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust in partnership with Cirencester Town Council and Gloucestershire County Council. The project was funded by the Cirencester Hare Festival, which was promoted by the Cirencester Community Development Trust, and leaves a lasting legacy for the town.

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  • DANEWAY BANKS NATURE RESERVE IS SECURED!

    Wednesday 9th March, 2016

    (c) large blue by Robert South

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT) is today celebrating the ownership of Daneway Banks nature reserve following a successful fundraising appeal in 2015.

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  • The EU and our environment

    Wednesday 9th March, 2016

    What does the current debate on Britain’s role in the future of the European Union mean for the environment?

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  • CITY CHILDREN PLANT HEDGES FOR LOCAL WILDLIFE

    Tuesday 1st March, 2016

    Children from Charles Dickens Primary School, Southwark are planting hedges next week with Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust as part of their stay at Wick Court, Arlingham near Gloucester with ‘Farms for City Children.’

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  • GRUNDON PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR BOURTON’S NEW DISCOVERY CENTRE

    Thursday 18th February, 2016

    (c) Thousand Word Media

    Grundon Waste Management, based in Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham, has donated £150,000 to Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s ‘Cradle of the Cotswold’s’ project in Bourton-on-the-Water – the first major grant secured for an exciting new education and discovery centre.

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  • WILD DAFFODILS SET TO PUT ON ANNUAL DISPLAY

    Friday 12th February, 2016

    With spring approaching there will soon be a beautiful golden carpet of native daffodils,

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  • APPEAL LAUNCHED TO SAVE GLOUCESTERSHIRE’S WILDFLOWERS

    Thursday 28th January, 2016

    In the depths of winter, summer can feel so far away. But as a new year starts it is reassuring to know that summer will return and bring with it bees, butterflies, birdsong and the fantastic array of wildflowers which bring our grasslands to life.

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