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  • TShirt Company boost British Wildlife

    Leicestershire based firm The Tshirt Company are generously donating 5% from the sale of all products in their British Wildlife range to support the work ...
  • Sign up now for 30 Days Wild!

    Take the challenge and do something wild every day in June – that's 30 simple, fun and exciting Random Acts of Wildness. When you sign up for 30 ...
  • Easter Eggs

    This could be a very exciting 'osprey season' at Rutland Water Nature Reserve! The Manton Bay ospreys – Maya and 33(11) – are incubating four ...
  • April wildlife on our nature reserves

    Our woodlands are now bursting into life after a long winter when they have been ‘quiet’. Much depends upon the weather but, all being well, ...
  • Our wild bees need friendly gardeners

    Each year The Wildlife Trusts team up with the Royal Horticultural Society to ask everybody to be Wild About Gardens. The aim is to encourage ...
  • The ospreys are back!

    The Manton Bay ospreys – female Maya and male 33(11) are back at Rutland for the spring and summer after overwintering in Africa and have ...
  • Madagascar’s forests boosted by record fundraising Birdfair

    A record breaking total of £350,000, raised at Birdfair 2016 has been presented to BirdLife International to help fund vital conservation work in Madagascar and ...
  • Charity Fashion Show to support the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

    Blaby Distict Council is hosting a charity fashion show, with all proceeds going to support the work of the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust. Colours ...
  • Funding boost for outdoor play

    Thanks to a funding boost of £50,000 from players of People’s Postcode Lottery, children across Leicester will be able to continue enjoying the great outdoors with ...
  • Get involved with the Black to Green Project in 2017

    Would you like to get involved with the Black to Green Project and help record and understand the wide range of wonderful wildlife living in ...
  • Government urged to use Brexit to restore and enhance the environment

    The Greener UK coalition of 13 major environmental organisations, including The Wildlife Trusts, has launched its manifesto calling on the UK government to restore and ...
  • Every garden should have a nest box

    Valentine’s Day, February 14, marks the start of the 20th annual National Nest Box Week, organised by British Trust for Ornithology (BTO). Putting up nest ...
  • Vote for Rutland Water

    Rutland Water has been nominated as Heritage Site of the Year in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2017. Now in their sixth year, the awards ...
  • Welcome to new Rutland Water Nature Reserve Manager

    The Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is very pleased to welcome Dr Mat Cottam as the new Reserve Manager at Rutland Water Nature Reserve. Mat ...

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