Big Wild Walk

Help raise vital funds to help tackle the nature and climate crisis


About Us

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is the leading wildlife conservation charity working to protect and enhance the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland. For over 60 years we have been saving wildlife and engaging people with nature. We believe Leicestershire and Rutland should be rich in wildlife for the benefit of everyone - with more wildlife, more wild places and more people having a strong connection to nature.

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Protect our Pollinators

Pollinators are under threat, please support our work to protect them. 

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Donald Sutherland

Rutland Osprey Nest Cam

Don't miss any of the action, watch our live stream of the Manton Bay osprey nest!

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Free online talks

Join us for FREE online wildlife and nature talks that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home. 

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Amy Lewis

"Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust plays a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them."
Sir David Attenborough

Action for Insects

Today 41% of insects face extinction. But it's not too late to save them

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Dingy Skipper - Amy Lewis

Wild about Beetles

This year we’re going WILD about beetles! 

Sign up and download your guide on how to look after these shiny and tiny little animals in your garden!

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Vaughn Matthews

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