• Trust to hold first ever #StaffordshireWildlifeHour

    Tuesday 13th March, 2018

    The county’s largest nature conservation charity is encouraging people to take part in its first ever #StaffordshireWildlifeHour on Twitter this Wednesday.

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  • Den Cartlidge Blog - We all need to help hedgehogs!

    Monday 12th March, 2018

    Den Cartlidge's latest blog is a reminder for us all to give hedgehogs a helping hand...

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  • SWT statement March 2018: Proposals to extend badger cull into Staffordshire

    Thursday 8th March, 2018

    Staffordshire Wildlife Trust is dismayed to hear that there are proposals to extend licensed badger culling in our county.

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  • Charity continuing to push for the best outcome for wildlife from HS2

    Thursday 1st March, 2018

    The county’s largest nature conservation charity is pushing for the best outcome for wildlife by objecting to aspects of the Phase 2a (West Midlands to Crewe) High Speed Rail Bill.

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  • Peace walk helps to raise £1,000 for Trust

    Monday 26th February, 2018

    The county’s largest nature conservation charity has been handed a cheque for £1,000 from a walk aimed at promoting peace among communities.

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  • New report points to 30% decline in water vole distribution

    Monday 26th February, 2018

    A new analysis of data collected over ten years by a network of experts led by The Wildlife Trusts has revealed that water vole distribution has declined dramatically. There has been a 30% decline in the places where these river mammals once lived across England and Wales during the survey period 2006 - 2015.* While the new analysis reveals a slight increase in distribution in recent years – thanks to some successful conservation efforts by The Wildlife Trusts and others – the full data covering the whole ten years paints a bleak picture.

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  • Wildlife gets helping hand at Trust’s Loynton Moss reserve

    Friday 16th February, 2018

    The county’s largest nature conservation charity is working this winter to restore one if its nature reserves to a former glory.

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  • Den Cartlidge Blog: Starlings

    Monday 12th February, 2018

    The first thing I noticed was the smell. The cloying scent of fresh bird droppings hung under the trees. Then I noticed the loud chirruping of thousands of early risers. The branches were all occupied. There were so many birds moving from branch to branch, the dark trees seemed to bubble with feathers in the dusk light.

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  • Find out more about bygone woodcrafts

    Thursday 8th February, 2018

    The county’s largest nature conservation charity is giving people the chance to find out more about a skill from a bygone age at a series of special woodcraft events.

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  • Pick up that perfect present at Trust’s Wolseley Craft Fayre

    Monday 5th February, 2018

    The county’s largest conservation charity is inviting people to pick up a unique Mother's Day gift by attending its popular Spring Craft Fayre in March.

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