• Government must listen to MPs and abandon badger cull

    Friday 26th October, 2012

    Photo by Andrew Mason, www.andrewmasonphotography.co.uk

    The Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham urges the Government to listen to Parliament after MPs backed a motion calling on the Government to abandon its planned badger cull.

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  • Badger cull delay welcome: time to throw weight behind alternatives

    Wednesday 24th October, 2012

    Wildlife Trusts logo

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome the Environment Secretary’s announcement to delay the badger cull but are disappointed by his (economic) motives.

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  • Sheffield Wildlife Trust AGM 2012

    Wednesday 22nd August, 2012

    Photo by Glyn Hudson

    This year our annual general meeting (AGM) will be held on the evening of 27th September at our headquarters on Stafford Road, Sheffield, S2 2SF. Before the meeting there will be a talk by Alastair Fitter CBE, '100 Years On - New Challenges for Conservation’ which everyone is welcome to attend.

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  • Leadership needed for nature's recovery

    Friday 20th July, 2012

    The Wildlife Trusts logo

    One year on from the publication of the Natural Environment White Paper, The Wildlife Trusts welcome the Efra Select Committee report into the White Paper, published today (17th July)

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  • Julie's Vodaphone volunteer odyssey

    Thursday 12th July, 2012

    Julie Riley putting out small mammal traps on a reserve

    Read the full account of Julie Riley's time with us as a Vodaphone World of Difference volunteer.

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  • Wildlife Trust secures Heritage Lottery Fund support

    Thursday 21st June, 2012

    Buzzard in flight. Photo copyright Paul Hobson

    The Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham has successfully secured initial support* for a £265,000 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) bid, plus £24,300 development funding to help reconnect people to their woodland heritage.

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  • Immerse yourself in magic meadows

    Friday 1st June, 2012

    Orchid, Carr House Meadows

    Beautiful wildflower meadows are a quintessential part of the countryside, and to walk through one is a truly uplifting way to experience some of our most diverse and wonderful wildlife.

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  • Heritage Lottery Fund invests further £13.6m in skills

    Thursday 31st May, 2012

    Skills for Wildlife trainees pond dipping

    From digitising archives to conserving historic gardens: 788 new placements will deliver 700 years’ worth of work-based training across UK

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  • Funding for Wyming Brook

    Thursday 31st May, 2012

    Wildlife Trust receives a funding boost thanks to players of a local charity lottery

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  • Wildlife Trust celebrates Greno success

    Thursday 31st May, 2012

    Bluebells in Greno

    On Friday 18th May, the Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham celebrated the successful purchase of Greno Woods with their supporters and the local community.

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