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  • Bill Oddie at Badger March

    Monday 25th November, 2013

    Darin Smith

    TV naturalist and The Wildlife Trusts’ Vice President Bill Oddie is due to speak at the peaceful march to protest against the badger cull on Saturday (30 November).

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  • First Wave of Marine Protection Welcome

    Thursday 21st November, 2013

    Darin Smith

    As the Government today confirms immediate designation of 27 Marine Conservation Zones, The Wildlife Trusts welcome this first step towards the creation of a network so absolutely vital to ensure the healthy future of our seas.

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  • November - Roundhouse Opens with a Feast

    Friday 1st November, 2013


    Schoolchildren, volunteers and funders are amongst the guests at the official opening of a roundhouse at the Trust's Feed Bristol.

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  • Government Must Drop Badger Culling Policy

    Thursday 10th October, 2013

    The Wildlife Trusts, including Avon Wildlife Trust, are calling for the Government to drop badger culling from its proposed strategy to tackle bovineTB in England.

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  • Go wild this Halloween holiday!

    Wednesday 2nd October, 2013

    Poco Drum

    We are going wild for events this half term holiday, from family owl prowls to drumming in Halloween.

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  • October - Wild About Gardens Week

    Tuesday 1st October, 2013

    This week gardeners and community groups across Britain will unite in an effort to halt the decline of UK species.

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  • Leaving a Natural Legacy

    Tuesday 1st October, 2013

    Gifts in wills can help protect some of our most wonderful wildlife from water voles to waxwings.

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  • Ruddy darters need your help!

    Tuesday 17th September, 2013

    The Ruddy Darters

    An intrepid crew of staff and volunteers - dubbed 'The Ruddy Darters' - will take to the waves in aid of Avon Wildlife Trust on Sunday 22 September.

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  • Challenge Green Corridor

    Monday 16th September, 2013

    Hedgehog-Ian Wade

    Leading UK environmentalist and broadcaster Chris Baines is challenging people, businesses, charities and councils to create 'green corridors' to halt the decline in wildlife.

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  • Put the Brakes on ‘Fracking’

    Friday 13th September, 2013

    The Wildlife Trusts have expressed their concerns, alongside a large cross-section of environmental and conservation groups including Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth, over the Government’s headlong rush into fracking. They’ve stated that ‘a dash for shale gas and oil extraction is incompatible with our responsibility to address climate change and to protect wildlife and the natural environment’.

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