Successful Funding Application!!!

We are pleased to announce that the Welland Rivers Trust, and the Market Harborough Environment Group have successfully raised funding to buy river clean-up equipment to remove rubbish and plastic from the River Welland.

Thanks to the Market Harborough Building… Continue reading

Stonton Brook Macroinvertebrate Survey 2016/17

Over the last two years, the Environment Agency’s Ecology Team have be surveying and analysing the macroinvertebrate communities across the Stonton Brook catchment within the wider Welland catchment.

The Stonton Brook catchment was surveyed at eight sites in order to… Continue reading

Community Tree Planting- 09/12/2017

Tree line

Trees in a line

Planting trees near a river is beneficial for both the people and wildlife who rely on the river.

For the wildlife living within and alongside the river, the trees will grow to create shade for the… Continue reading

Welland Resource Protection Group meeting- 07/12/2017

The Welland Rivers Trust recently engaged in the Welland Resource Protection Group meeting at Loddington, hosted by the GWCT. In attendance were representatives from GWCT’s Allerton Project (Prof. Chris Stoate), the Environment Agency, Anglian Water and the National Farmers Union.… Continue reading

Funding Submission- Tesco Bags of Help

Project Name: Improving Spalding’s Riverside

Working in collaboration with the Spalding RiverSide Forum Community Group, the Welland Rivers Trust have applied for £4,000 from the Tesco Bags of Help grant to fund the design and distribution of ‘Litter Picking… Continue reading