Nature reserve under threat
Wednesday 30th September, 2015
The integrity of one of Telford’s most special nature reserves, Granville Country Park, is under threat from a planning application to construct a temporary road through the park, to facilitate the construction of a solar farm in Muxton, Telford.
A fortune in bird food
Wednesday 19th August, 2015
A wildlife-friendly bird food grower has shared the profits of his business with the Wildlife Trusts over the last seven years, resulting in £1 million in royalties distributed among the 47 Wildlife Trusts.
Cambrian Heritage Railway work benefits local wildlife.
Thursday 13th August, 2015
In 2013, the Shropshire Wildlife Trust (SWT) was awarded a grant from WREN, which is funding work on nature reserves and wildlife sites in the Oswestry area for the next 5 years.
Dismay over pesticide decision
Friday 31st July, 2015
Shropshire Wildlife Trust’s chief executive, Colin Preston, has expressed dismay over the Government’s decision to allow the use of neonicotinoid pesticides as an emergency application for oil seed rape in four counties this autumn.
Pine marten in Shropshire!
Wednesday 15th July, 2015
First confirmed sighting of a pine marten in England for a century
Helping wildlife in hot weather
Tuesday 30th June, 2015
Just some quick tips on how to help your local wildlife cope with hot weather.
Peregrines in the Forest Glen
Wednesday 3rd June, 2015
Mary Webb Society helps the hill
Wednesday 13th May, 2015
A performance of Mary Webb's work was recently held, raising a fabulous £1,575 towards the Pontesford Hill Appeal.
Monday 27th April, 2015
A group of newts have been rescued from a Telford building and moved to a nature reserve.
Pontesford Hill success
Friday 24th April, 2015
Donations from more than 1000 people across the country have resulted in Pontesford Hill being purchased by Shropshire Wildlife Trust.