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

  • 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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  • What are your plans for New Year’s Day?

    Thursday 22nd December, 2016

    Spurn National Nature Reserve and Spurn Lighthouse provides plenty to explore and enjoy.

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  • Restoring natural beauty to Barnsley

    Tuesday 20th December, 2016

    Tomorrow's Natural Leaders at Carlton Marsh

    Tomorrow’s Natural Leaders get stuck in at Carlton Marsh, a Yorkshire Wildlife Trust managed nature reserve.

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  • Unusual wildlife reserve in Barnsley

    Tuesday 13th December, 2016

    Willow Tit - Credit Adam Jones

    Barnsley and the Dearne Valley is becoming famous for wildlife but its newest reserve may be a bit of a surprise to most people.

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