Category: Press Releases

We are an active organisation with many interesting stories to tell about our incredible wildlife. To find out more please contact Gina Gavigan  or Carys Evans on 01656 724100

David Gray Shares New Fundraising Song to Support the Trust!

Skomer is unique and irreplaceable, and must be protected – David Gray British singer-songwriter David Gray Running on the Waves is the new fundraising song …

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Skomer Island voted Best Nature Reserve in BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards!

We are delighted to announce that our wonderful Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire has been awarded the Best Nature Reserve in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards! These …

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Award for Wildlife!

Congratulations to The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ Living Seas Wales team on winning the Pembrokeshire ‘Tourism Business Innovation Award’ for their Sea …

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Appeal success for Skomer Island

On August 5th, staff on The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ Skomer Island were delighted to take delivery of two new vehicles, a …

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Funding Boost for Red Squirrel Conservation

Enthusiastic volunteers joined project staff last month for a ‘squirrel-chewed cone’ survey at Clywedog Forest near Llanfair Clydogau to celebrate the launch of the new …

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Welsh Wildlife Centre Closure

Update as of 29th August 2019 Following assessments on 29th August 2019, we have been assured that the visitor centre is safe and structurally sound. …

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Dive into National Marine Week 2019!

 This summer The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’s Living Seas team invites you to join them on an epic adventure to celebrate National …

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Seismic Survey threaten Cardigan Bay Dolphins!

Protected marine species are at risk from oil and gas exploration off the Welsh coast. The Wildlife Trusts in Wales are extremely concerned about plans …

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Shear brilliance for Pembrokeshire’s islands!

Manx Shearwater by Dave Boyle Three small islands off the coast of Pembrokeshire are flying high this month, as the latest seabird census results indicate …

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New Kit on the Block

An exciting new development for the red squirrel project in mid Wales! Evidence from red squirrel hairs has provided positive news about the condition of …

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Bridging the Way

Castle Woods Foot Bridge is Finally Open for use! Regular users of The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ beautiful nature reserve, Castle Woods …

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Our Pledge to Reduce our Use of Palm Oil

With the launch of Iceland’s eye-opening advert which focuses on the use of palm oil in everyday products and the extremely severe and harmful impact …

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