• Great galloping at Greno

    Friday 29th November, 2013

    New bridleway, Greno Woods

    The Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham have recently completed a section of new bridleway creating a 3km loop around the site. The project was funded by Natural England’s Paths for Communities programme in partnership with Sheffield City Council, the Local Access Forum, Grenoside Conservation Society and contractors Biketrack.org.

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  • Wild at Heart!

    Thursday 21st November, 2013

    Jan Flamank

    There is an innovative new five-year project ‘Wild at Heart’ in Sheffield aimed at people aged 50 to 105, delivering wildlife-related activities, to help improve their health and wellbeing, reduce isolation and to give them the confidence to get out and about in their local green spaces.

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  • Moss Valley woodland gets a facelift

    Thursday 21st November, 2013

    New fencing and squeeze gate at Dowey Lumb

    The Veolia Environmental Trust has awarded a grant of £10,650 to the Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham towards significant access and habitat improvements to Moss Valley woodlands.

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  • Lady Canning’s Plantation - New Bridleway through the Woodland

    Thursday 21st November, 2013

    Bridleway after completion

    Thanks to funding from Natural England’s Paths for Communities scheme (delivered through the Rural Development Programme England), an exciting project is set to improve routes in and around Lady Canning’s Plantation in Sheffield for a range of users including disabled horse riders and walkers, and cyclists.

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  • Inside the Circle of Fire: A Sheffield Sound Map

    Thursday 24th October, 2013

    Blacka Moor, photo by Claire Taylor

    Visit the Sheffield Millennium Gallery for an evocative sound journey through Sheffield, beginning with the curlew cries of a dawn chorus on our Blacka Moor nature reserve.

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  • SWT, Amey and the Streets Ahead project

    Friday 11th October, 2013

    Sheffield City Council and Amey ‘Streets Ahead’ Project - concerns about wildlife?

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  • Save Smithy Wood - Public Meeting

    Tuesday 1st October, 2013

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    Proposed Development New motorway service station M1 Junction 35 in Smithy Wood Ancient Woodland *** Public Meeting ***

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  • UPDATED: SWT Position Statement: Planning application, motorway service station, M1 Junction 35, Smithy Wood

    Friday 13th September, 2013

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    Proposed Development New motorway service station M1 Junction 35 in Smithy Wood Ancient Woodland SWT Position Statement 13th September 2013

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  • SWT Holding Position Statement: Planning application, motorway service station, M1 Junction 35, Smithy Wood

    Friday 30th August, 2013

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    Planning application for new motorway service station off the M1 Junction 35 in Smithy Wood Ancient Woodland SWT Holding Position Statement 30th August 2013

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  • New Campaign to Help Save Britain’s Wildlife

    Friday 16th August, 2013

    Tulips at SWT HQ, photo by S Bown

    In October, gardeners and community groups across Britain will unite in an effort to halt the decline of UK species

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