• Bluebells – the Spanish Invasion

    Wednesday 10th June, 2015

    Native bluebells at Wyming Brook

    They are taking over our woodlands! Spanish bluebells are non-native invaders who are escaping from our gardens, moving into our woodlands and hybridising with our much loved native bluebells.

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  • Restoration of Stradbroke College Site

    Wednesday 13th May, 2015

    Ploughing a furrow for wildflower seed

    Ox eye daisies will bloom again on the site of the old Stradbroke Sixth Form College as well as lady’s bedstraw, meadow buttercup and wild red clover. These are just a few of the wild flower seeds sown on this extension of the Carbrook Ravine nature reserve.

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  • Vote now and help us win funds for Sunnybank.

    Monday 11th May, 2015

    Sunnybank nature reserve in May

    If you vote for us, we could win Aviva Community funding to work on Sunnybank nature reserve in Sheffield.

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  • Peaty’s Bike Race back at Greno

    Monday 27th April, 2015

    We are really excited to be hosting Peaty’s Steel City Down Hill mountain bike race for the fifth year running, in Greno Woods. Named after the race’s organiser, Steve Peat, it will take place on Saturday 2nd May.

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  • Kilnhurst Ings

    Monday 27th April, 2015

    Rotary ditcher at Kilnhurst Ings

    We've been digging ditches at Kilnhurst Ings to make a fantastic new wetland habitat to be enjoyed by wildlife and people.

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  • Traditional horse logging at Greno Woods

    Wednesday 11th February, 2015

    Greno Woods

    The Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust have re-established the centuries old tradition of coppicing at Greno Woods, a site of ancient woodland near Grenoside in north Sheffield.

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  • Reserve Advisory Group meetings Jan/Feb 2015

    Friday 9th January, 2015

    Wyming Brook photo by Sarah Sidgwick

    If you’re interested in your local nature reserve and would like to know more about its management, come along to the next meeting of the Reserve Advisory Group (RAG). The Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham will be holding a series of RAG meetings, for all members of the local community who visit the nature reserves, or who wish to know more about them.

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  • Cinderella wildlife refuges at risk

    Friday 9th January, 2015

    The Wildlife Trusts logo

    New report shows the vulnerable status of England’s Local Wildlife Sites

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  • Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust call for runners for the Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon

    Friday 9th January, 2015

    SWT logo

    Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife trust have been allocated five free places on the Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon 2015. The event, which is due to take place on Sunday 12th April, looks set to be a major event for runners in 2015.

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  • My Wild Winter: Making wild memories to last a lifetime

    Thursday 18th December, 2014

    Wildlife Trusts logo

    Despite being the coldest and darkest time of the year, there’s a wonderland of wildlife experiences waiting to be had during the winter months - so wrap up your young ones in preparation for their wildest winter yet!

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