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  • 2014 WILD EVENTS PROGRAMME IS LAUNCHED!

    Saturday 15th March, 2014

    This weekend the 2014 events programme which has over 160 wildlife themed events is launched.

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  • FAMILIES SET TO GO ‘WILD’ THIS WEEKEND!

    Thursday 13th March, 2014

    This Sunday, 16th March, Gloucester families are set to have a really ‘wild’ time at a FREE Family Fun Day on Robinswood Hill. Between 2pm – 5pm families are invited to come to Robinswood Hill Country Park to discover the wildlife on their doorstep as part of the ‘All Paths Lead to the Hill’ project.

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  • FREE EVENTS LAUNCHED AT ROBINSWOOD HILL - TURN OFF YOUR TV, COME & HAVE SOME OUTDOOR FUN!

    Thursday 6th February, 2014

    The ‘All Paths Lead to the Hill’ project, has just launched their 2014 FREE events programme, which contains over 50 events this year! The project is a partnership between Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, Gloucester City Council and Gloucester City Homes.

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  • STOP TOADS BEING SQUASHED ON ROADS!

    Thursday 6th February, 2014

    Last spring an amazing 1,700 amorous toads were saved from death on roads around Stroud district. But Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust needs more help from local people to patrol local roads as there are still unmanned crossings.

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  • NEW HOMES MUST INCLUDE GREEN SPACE SAYS WILDLIFE TRUST

    Monday 6th January, 2014

    Cambourne

    Developers with plans to build new homes around the county over the next 15 years gathered today (Tuesday 7 January) at the University of Gloucestershire to hear about how they could make their future developments as wildlife friendly as possible.

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  • GLOUCESTERSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST GETS SILVER

    Friday 27th December, 2013

    In conjunction with Cotswold Life, Cotswold Tourism, have been busy with their tourism awards putting local hotels, B&Bs, visitor attractions and other businesses in the spotlight and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is very pleased to be awarded a Silver Award for Sustainable Tourism.

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  • THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

    Wednesday 18th December, 2013

    We're singing a different version of The Twelve Days of Christmas this year, as we celebrate the opening of the rebuilt bird hide at Coombe Hill nature reserve, near Cheltenham.

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  • WILDLIFE FIREWOOD PROJECT GETS A SPACE AGE BOOST FOR CHRISTMAS

    Wednesday 18th December, 2013

    We're saying a huge thank you this Christmas to Grundon Waste Management for their contribution of £48,000 through the Landfill Communities Fund for the purchase of a one-armed, eight-wheeled new piece of equipment at its Lower Woods nature reserve near Wickwar. The new machine, nicknamed ‘Sarah’, looks set to be the Trust’s favourite Christmas present this year!

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  • BREAKING NEWS: Trial badger cull called off in Gloucestershire

    Friday 29th November, 2013

    Badger in vaccination trap (c) C.Catlin-Groves

    It has been announced that the Gloucestershire trial badger cull will be called off, with the cull license being revoked as of noon tomorrow, three weeks earlier than planned.

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  • LOCAL BUSINESSES WIN WILDLIFE AWARDS

    Wednesday 27th November, 2013

    Twelve Gloucestershire businesses have today been recognised for their contribution to nature at an exclusive business awards held at the Star Bistro near Cheltenham.

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