Road works

Council pull out of new road meeting

Local environmental groups concerned over the proposed Shrewsbury north west road are disappointed that Shropshire Council has pulled-out of a public meeting to debate the scheme that the…

Swan & cygnets on Newport Canal

Newport Canal SSSI Recovery Programme Commences

After a long and detailed period of investigation and consultation we are very pleased to announce that we have appointed a contractor to carry out the conservation dredging on the Newport Canal…

Stuart receiving award

SWT staff receives international award

Shropshire Wildlife Trust Communications Officer, Stuart Edmunds has been awarded for his efforts to protect pine martens in Shropshire. Stuart received the Animal Action Award, Conservation…


No let-up in net loss of UK’s nature

The UK’s wildlife continues to decline according to the State of Nature 2019 report. The latest findings show that since rigorous scientific monitoring began in the 1970s there has been a 13%…

Mass lobby crew with banner London

Shropshire lobbies London

School children, farmers, grandparents and surfers were amongst an estimated 12,000 people who today lobbied their MPs for urgent action on nature declines and climate change.