February

Community Tree Planting: Lubenham 24/02/2018

Keeping the Welland Cool: Community tree planting in Lubenham


 

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On February 24th, the Welland Rivers Trust held a community tree planting event in collaboration with the Woodland Trust and the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust. By planting… Continue reading

The state of the environment: water quality (2018)

The state of the environment: water quality

By Environment Agency


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Key findings:

• In 2016, 86% of river water bodies had not reached good ecological status. The main reasons for this are agriculture and rural land management, the water industry,… Continue reading

The Great British Spring Clean- March 4th

The Great British Spring Clean


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Fancy a day outdoors making a difference in the neighbourhood? Why not join the Welland Rivers Trust to clean up the area around the River Welland in Deeping St. James. The GB Spring Clean is… Continue reading

Community Tree Planting- Duddington- February 10th

Tree Planting


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On February 10th, the WRT held a community tree planting event for the Keeping the Welland Cool project. Despite more wet and windy conditions, 7 volunteers helped us plant 35 saplings along the river in Duddington (Northamptonshire). … Continue reading

Tesco Bags of Help Voting- Holbeach

Improving Spalding’s Riverside


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Our project has been selected to go for public voting between March and April at the Tesco store in Holbeach.

Working in collaboration with the Spalding RiverSide Forum Community Group, the Welland Rivers Trust have applied for… Continue reading

Tesco Bags of Help Voting- Peterborough area

River Wardens


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Our River Warden Project has been selected to go for public voting between March and April at Tesco stores across Peterborough and Stamford (Dogs Thorpe Express, Market Deeping, Peterborough Chadbrn Exp, Stamford Express, Werrington).

We have applied for… Continue reading