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  • Watch out for the latest osprey news

    It was an exciting Bank Holiday weekend for the Rutland Osprey Project where three Manton Bay osprey chicks hatched in the Manton Bay nest. You ...
  • Black to Green – coalpits to treetops

    Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is delighted to be part of an exciting new project. The Black to Green project will conserve and enhance the ...
  • 30 Days Wild - sign up for 1-30 June

    This June, can you do something wild every day for a month? Make room for nature this June - no matter where you are or ...
  • Join a Wild Walk

    Get out and about this spring and summer and explore the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland by joining one of our Wild ...
  • Buzzing about in the Botanic Garden

    Flowers need bumblebees for pollination; bumbles need flowers to provide nectar (energy for flight) and pollen (protein for their developing young); and gardeners need both! Why not ...
  • Memorial donation supports the Rutland Osprey Project

    The Rutland Osprey Project, a partnership between the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust and Anglian Water, has received a significant boost with the presentation of ...
  • Mike Dilger to help RNHS celebrate 50th Anniversary

    Rutland Natural History Society is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a celebrity lecture on May 8 by Mike Dilger, BBC presenter and naturalist. During his ...
  • Public consultation on Marine Conservation Zones ends soon

    Leicestershire and Rutland may be landlocked counties but that does not mean we do not care that our seas are suffering from overfishing, exploitation for ...
  • Trust offers children chance to win wildlife area for their school

    Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust has launched a competition offering three Leicester city primary schools the exciting opportunity to have a wild area created in ...
  • Welcome home!

    After an anxious wait for the Rutland Osprey Project team the Manton Bay Ospreys  – Maya and 33(11) – have reunited at their nest. The ...
  • Discover how to help our hedgehogs with Knighton Wild

    New wildlife group Knighton  Wild invites you to their second meeting when Richard Kelly will present Practical Ideas to Encourage Hedgehogs into your Garden.  The ...
  • Volunteer Training Centre boost from the Melton

    Building work on our new Volunteer Training Centre at Rutland Water Nature Reserve is progressing well, and due for completion in early summer. The Wild ...
  • The king has returned!

    Look to the skies around Rutland Water  – ‘our’ ospreys are coming home! Osprey 03(97) arrived from his wintering ground on March 17. Last year ...
  • Enter our competition and be part of our first ever calendar

    Have you taken some great photographs of wildlife and wild places in Leicestershire and Rutland? Why not enter them into our photographic competition? The best ...
  • A Wild Life is a Better Life

    Patron of Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust Sir David Attenborough has highlighted why the natural world is so important to us all. When we stop and ...

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