Please find our latest news as well as updates about work at a national level and with our partners.

  • Players of People’s Postcode Lottery raise a million for Yorkshire’s wildlife!

    Wednesday 1st February, 2017

    PPL Charity Gala

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust celebrates PPL funding at the annual Charity Gala.

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  • Wonderful winter sparklers

    Tuesday 31st January, 2017

    Blue tit (Credit Elliot Neep)

    Bright colours, distinct markings and energetic acrobatics, a flock of tits rarely go unnoticed. Here is your guide to Yorkshire’s six species.

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  • Restoring wet woodland on the River Aire

    Friday 27th January, 2017

    Credit Amy Lewis

    Through funding from the Biffa Award scheme, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust has completed a year-long project on eight sites to restore wet woodland and increase habitat quality.

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  • Spurn Visitor Centre Planning Decision

    Thursday 26th January, 2017

    Spurn Lighthouse by George Stoyle

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  • Recycling the unrecyclable helps to prevent marine litter going to landfill

    Tuesday 24th January, 2017

    Recycling company offers Yorkshire Wildlife Trust a solution to recycle the unrecyclable from volunteer beach cleans.

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  • Fantastic Sprotbrough Flash!

    Tuesday 17th January, 2017

    Credit Mark Kelly

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s Sprotbrough Flash nature reserve is one of the richest wildlife sites in South Yorkshire and has recently undergone several improvements for both wildlife and people, thanks to funding from the Groundwork ‘Tesco Bags of Help’ scheme.

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  • Open day for new volunteering opportunities at the Living Seas Centre in Flamborough

    Monday 16th January, 2017

    Rockpooling at Flamborough (Credit Tom Marshall)

    However much time you have, if you would like to make new friends, learn and develop new skills and interests there are many volunteering opportunities with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

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  • Public consultation on proposed Special Area of Conservation closes soon!

    Wednesday 11th January, 2017

    Show your support for the Greater Wash potential Special Protection Area which stretches from Bridlington Bay to the boundary of the existing Outer Thames Estuary Special Protection Area in the south.

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  • Doncaster’s Aerial Ballet

    Thursday 5th January, 2017

    Starlings at Potteric Carr - credit Jim Horsfall

    You may have seen the starling murmurations in Rome on the BBC’s Planet Earth 2 last year, but these aerial acrobatics can now also be seen in Doncaster!

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  • What’s eating your berries?

    Monday 26th December, 2016

    Waxwing (Credit Jonathan Leadley)

    Berries provide vital food for many birds at this time of year.

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