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  • Jobs opportunities

    Reserve Manager Rutland Water Nature Reserve Oakham, Rutland £35,000 per annum Dynamic and experienced professional conservation manager required to lead Rutland Water Nature Reserve - an ...
  • More than one in ten UK species threatened with extinction

    It’s not too late to save UK nature but we must act now. That is the conclusion from a coalition of more than 50 leading ...
  • Revealed - The Secret Wild

    It’s all systems go for nearly 50 artists who have signed up for Revealed - The Secret Wild, Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust’s 60th Anniversary ...
  • Be an advocate for badgers

    The Wildlife Trusts’ President Emeritus, Simon King OBE, has launched a new e-petition on the Government website calling for an end to the badger cull and ...
  • Birdfair boost for saving the hen harrier

    Preventing the hen harrier from becoming extinct in England, a species protected by law since 1954, attracted support from people attending the recent Birdfair at ...
  • Beer’s an idea for Birdfair

    Raise a glass at this weekend’s Birdfair 2016 to celebrate the Trust’s 60th anniversary! Birdfair sees the launch of a new beer called European Fox ...
  • Win a Wild Children's Party with naturalist and tv presenter Nick Baker

    Does your child love the outdoors? Here's your chance to win a Wild Children's Party with naturalist and television presenter Nick Baker, courtesy of the ...
  • Boost for birds, bees and butterflies from new countryside coalition

    The Wildlife Trusts and LEAF have created a unique model for nature-friendly farming across 44,500 acres nationwide, as part of a new Jordans Farm Partnership. ...
  • Countdown to Birdfair

    The countdown to Birdfair 2016 has begun. Rutland Water Nature Reserve at Egleton from Friday August 19 to Sunday August 21 is simply the place to be ...
  • Feed the birds and help the Trust

    A big thank you to everyone who has purchased bird food, feeders and other items from Vine House Farm. Each purchase from our two counties ...
  • Osprey Family Fun Day

    Come and join us at the Lyndon area of Rutland Water Nature Reserve, LE15 8RN, for a fun-filled day for all the family! Tuesday 2nd ...
  • Woolly wildlife trails

    To celebrate the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust's 60th Anniversary, woolly wildlife trails have been created on two of our nature reserves - Dimminsdale Nature ...
  • Bee inspired

    It is Bees’ Needs Week and we are all being urged to help our precious pollinators thrive. You don’t have to be green-fingered: everyone can ...
  • Vital support from Husky

    The Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is delighted to receive a very generous donation of £12,500 from local company, Husky – a leading global refrigeration ...
  • Volunteer Training Centre wins another award

    The Trust’s Volunteer Training Centre at Rutland Water Nature Reserve has won another award – Best Public Service Building in the LABC (Local Authority Building ...

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