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  • Thanks a million

    Nicholas Watts’ passion for the natural world has led to his family business supporting UK wildlife conservation to the tune of £1,000,000, through feeding birds ...
  • Secrets of the seabed

    A dive team, commissioned by The Wildlife Trusts, is undertaking exploratory scientific surveys in a bid to better understand the UK’s marine environment and help ...
  • Children’s osprey activity book launches at Birdfair

    Be an Osprey Expert, a new activity book specifically written for children, will be launched at this year’s Birdfair by the Rutland Osprey Project. The ...
  • Follow the Gruffalo to Birdfair!

    This year’s Birdfair at Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, is even more family friendly than ever. And, of course, Birdfair is simply the place to be to ...
  • Summer of Wildlife event at Long Clawson

    The village of Long Clawson is holding its annual Summer of Wildlife event in the Village Hall on Wednesday 19 August at 7.30pm. This year's ...
  • Firewood sales will help the Trust

      Logs originating from the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust’s Launde Park Wood nature reserve can now be purchased from Eyebrook Wild Bird Feeds. The ...
  • Rutland ospreys achieve their first century

    The Rutland Osprey Project celebrated a major milestone this week, when the 100th osprey chick to fledge from a nest in the Rutland Water area ...
  • Wild Play children's holiday activity sessions

    The Trust is organising a variety of children’s holiday activity sessions at various locations during July and August as follows: Beacon Hill Country Park, Lower ...
  • Sir David opens Volunteer Training Centre

    Trust patron Sir David Attenborough has officially opened the Volunteer Training Centre at Rutland Water Nature Reserve. Sir David was warmly welcomed when he took ...
  • Could you be a Face-to-Face Membership Recruiter for the Trust?

    We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated people, with a passion for wildlife and a flair for communication, to join our team of face-to-face membership ...
  • Make a date for Wild Rutland Day

    Discover the wonders of Rutland Water Nature Reserve during Wild Rutland Day on Saturday June 27. For the price of a permit you can enjoy ...
  • Get your copy of Recorder now!

    The latest edition of the Leicestershire & Rutland Recorder – an attractive 48-page full colour journal dedicated to the recording of wildlife in the two ...
  • Enjoy your own summerwatch!

    Leave the tv behind and explore the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland by joining one of the Trust’s Wild Walks or other ...

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