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  • Funding received to help secure the future of the pine marten in Wales

    16th January 2017

    The year has got off to a good start for The Vincent Wildlife Trust, with £63,000 received towards the next stage of the Pine Marten Recovery Project. The two main grants have Read More

  • Annual Review 2015 published

    6th December 2016

    Our Annual Review for 2015 has now been published and is available to download from our resources here. This summary version of our Annual Report outlines the achievements of the Trust in Read More

  • VWT E-newsletter November 2016

    22nd November 2016

    2016 has been another busy and exciting year for the VWT. This issue of our newsletter includes highlights from the second phase of pine marten translocations and the 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium. Read More

  • Simon Thomas AM visits pine marten project

    8th November 2016

    Earlier this year, the Assembly Member for Mid and West Wales, Simon Thomas, became the ‘Species Champion’ for the pine marten. The WEL Species Champions initiative asks Assembly Members to lend political support to Read More

  • Vote for our project in the Aviva Community Fund

    21st October 2016

      Voting is now closed. Thank you to everyone who supported us by voting in the Aviva Community Fund – you helped us reach the finals! Winners will be announced in January Read More

  • NEW VWT Book launched

    30th September 2016

    ‘From Mallards to Martens’ is a celebration of the mammal conservation work carried out by the VWT over the last 40 years. The Trust was founded, funded and led by Vincent Weir Read More

  • 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium

    4th October 2016

    Download the 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium Agenda We are pleased to invite you to the 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium to be held at Ti Chulainn Community and Conference Centre on the Read More

  • Pine marten project appears on Countryfile

    30th September 2016

    The VWT’s Pine Marten Recovery Project featured on Countryfile at 6:15pm Sunday 2nd October on BBC1. Catch up on the episode here. Tom Heap interviewed our Pine Marten Project Manager, Jenny MacPherson, as Read More

  • State of Nature Report Launched

    14th September 2016

    It’s not too late to save UK nature but we must act now – that is the conclusion from a coalition of more than 50 leading wildlife and research organisations behind the Read More

  • New paper published on pine marten den boxes

    1st August 2016

    A new paper has been published by authors from The Vincent Wildlife Trust, Swift Ecology and Myostismart on the provision and occupancy of pine marten den boxes. 50 den boxes were installed in Read More