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  • Updated statement on Portbury Wharf

    Wednesday 23rd December, 2015

    As 2015 draws to a close, Avon Wildlife Trust is disappointed that North Somerset Council has still not made a final decision on who will manage the nature reserve at Portbury Wharf. Despite ongoing attempts on behalf of the Trust to engage the PMML Board in discussion about the best course of future action, there has been no response.

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  • Rare discovery brings Christ-moss cheer

    Tuesday 22nd December, 2015

    Rabbit Moss

    Last week, an incredibly rare moss was discovered still clinging on to a rocky outcrop, on Walton Common, an Avon Wildlife Trust nature reserve near Clevedon.

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  • Bath Christmas Market supports Avon Wildlife Trust with woodland conservation

    Monday 16th November, 2015

    Bath Christmas Market is supporting local native woodland conservation by teaming up with Avon Wildlife Trust, who will supply Christmas trees to decorate this year’s festive market.

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  • New poll reveals parents’ concern over children’s lack of wildlife experiences

    Wednesday 4th November, 2015

    Children are happier, healthier and more creative when they are connected to the natural world. This should be an option not just for a few, but for every child in the UK. The Wildlife Trusts launch new initiative to make ‘Every Child Wild’.

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  • Help our hedgehogs! Celebrities urge gardeners to save the nation’s hedgehogs.

    Friday 23rd October, 2015

    (C) Tom Marshall

    • Wild About Gardens Week: Monday 26 October to Sunday 1 November 2015 • Have you seen a hedgehog in Avon?

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  • My Wild City Showcase

    Friday 23rd October, 2015

    Avon Wildlife Trust's annual meeting for 2015 was open to both members and the public to showcase the achievements of 2015.

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  • School Children show their 'Wild' side at Films Award Ceremony

    Monday 19th October, 2015

    St Peter's Church of England Primary School with Miranda Krestovnikoff

    Bristol primary school children showcased their own wildlife films at an award ceremony held at M Shed on Sunday 18th October.

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  • Bathampton Meadows and Bathampton Park & Ride Statement

    Friday 16th October, 2015

    Bathampton Meadow Nature Reserve

    Avon Wildlife Trust statement on the Park & Ride plans for Bathampton Meadows and Bathampton

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  • Kevin McCloud of Grand Designs and HAB Housing unveiled as honorary vice-president of Avon Wildlife Trust

    Monday 12th October, 2015

    Kevin McCloud at Avon Wildlife Trust Bennett's Patch (c) Barbara Evripidou

    Kevin McCloud, of Grand Designs fame and Chairman of HAB Housing, a sustainable housing designer, has become Avon Wildlife Trust's new honorary vice-president.

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  • Bristol street turned into wildlife haven in a race against the clock

    Friday 2nd October, 2015

    Avon Wildlife Trust in teaming up with leading UK law firm, Burges Salmon, and garden designers, Earth, Timber, Stone, have created a community project that has changed the urban street scape and attracted wildlife into Easton, Bristol.

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