• Local plans are key in NPPF

    Wednesday 28th March, 2012

    The Wildlife Trusts logo

    Local plans are key in ensuring the protection and restoration of the natural environment in the planning system, according to The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • We’ve done it!

    Thursday 15th March, 2012

    Greno Wood, photo by Chris Senior, www.ecoscape.org.uk

    The Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham is delighted to announce that, with the support of Viridor Credits Environmental Company, it has secured enough funding to purchase the largest area of Greno Woods; the area which has been held by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation for 18 months.

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  • Wildlife friendly runners needed

    Wednesday 8th February, 2012

    Photo of marathon runners

    In the Olympic year, the Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham is amazed not to have recruited any runners for the Sheffield Half Marathon event.

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  • Sheffield Council's plan for new housing sites

    Wednesday 8th February, 2012

    Sheffield Wildlife Trust logo

    Sheffield City Council is currently consulting on a number of sites across the city that they are considering allocating for new housing. This includes an increased number of ‘greenfield’ sites. Please see our response below.

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  • Sheffield Moors Masterplan – tell us what you think

    Tuesday 7th February, 2012

    Moor Views leaflet

    A series of workshops are being held between February and April to capture the views of local people about the future of the Sheffield Moors.

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  • British Wildlife Photography Awards: Call for entries

    Tuesday 7th February, 2012

    Photo of elderly woman holding robin, by Jacqui Jay Grafton

    Your chance to win a prestigious photography award and cash prize of £5,000. With an overall prize fund up to £20,000, winners and commended entrants will have their work showcased in a national touring exhibition and stunning book.

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  • Invest in a love nest

    Tuesday 24th January, 2012

    Great tit, photo by Richard Burkmar

    Care for wild creatures this Valentine’s Day

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  • Wildlife Trusts to vaccinate in pilot badger cull areas

    Monday 23rd January, 2012

    Local Wildlife Trusts will pursue badger vaccination as a means of tackling bovine TB in the pilot badger cull areas announced today.

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  • Time running out for Greno Woods

    Thursday 19th January, 2012

    Greno Woods Seating Area

    Sheffield Wildlife Trusts bid to secure Greno Woods gets front page in Sheffield telegraph.

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  • Runners needed

    Tuesday 17th January, 2012

    Photo of Sheffield Half Marathon 2011 runners

    We're looking for runners for this year's Half Marathon and 3km Fun Run.

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