Tag: Manx Wildlife Trust

Wildlife Trust praises Hartford Homes ‘green’ sponsorship

Wildlife Trust praises Hartford Homes ‘green’ sponsorship

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Manx Wildlife Trust is looking to forge long-term ecological relationships with companies on the island in a bid to create a united approach to conservation and environmental issues. “We need local businesses to sponsor us,” said Andree Dubbeldam, who heads up the Trust’s Wildflowers of Mann project and is closely involved in the ambitious scheme […]

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Further support secured for the Manx Wildlife Trust’s Education Officer

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Manx Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce that Nedbank Private Wealth’s sponsorship of the nature conservation charity’s key Education Officer post has recently been extended. As a long-standing supporter of the Manx Wildlife Trust, Nedbank Private Wealth very kindly stepped in last year with 12 months’ financial support for the post when it was […]

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Nature Gifts for Schools

Nature Gifts for Schools

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of its 40th anniversary celebrations, the Island’s leading nature conservation charity, the Manx Wildlife Trust, has presented local schools with a variety of nature-related gifts. All of the gifts were very generously funded by HSBC Bank plc, one of the Trust’s Gold Corporate members. The gifts ranged from bird boxes, feeders and bird […]

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Lombard Manx staff become Muckers for a Day!

Lombard Manx staff become Muckers for a Day!

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Staff from Lombard Manx, led by Area Director Gareth Rowlands, recently became Midweek Muckers for a day when they joined the Manx Wildlife Trust’s regular nature conservation volunteers working at the charity’s Cooildarry Nature Reserve near Kirk Michael. Under the guidance of Reserves Officer, Tricia Sayle, the Trust’s regular conservation volunteers, or Midweek Muckers as […]

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Lloyds’ Day to Make a Difference at Cooildarry Nature Reserve

Lloyds’ Day to Make a Difference at Cooildarry Nature Reserve

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

As part of the Bank’s Day to Make a Difference initiative, staff from Lloyds’ PhoneBank team recently spent a day working with the Manx Wildlife Trust at their Cooildarry Nature Reserve. The Day to Make a Difference initiative, which operates across the Lloyds Banking Group, encourages all staff to spend one day per year carrying […]

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Beach clean supported by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management employees

Beach clean supported by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management employees

| October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

A team of employees from Barclays Wealth and Investment Management in the Isle of Man helped gather around 20 sacks of rubbish during a recent beach clean. The volunteers spent an afternoon collecting litter from the Ayres shoreline, including two heavy coils of rope, supporting the Manx Wildlife Trust’s effort to improve the environment of […]

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Nedbank Private Wealth is turning the tide on litter

Nedbank Private Wealth is turning the tide on litter

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

This month a team from Nedbank Private Wealth joined up with the Manx Wildlife Trust for a beach clean at their reserve at Cronk y Bing. An enthusiastic crowd of staff and their families took time out of their busy weekends to learn more about the area and clear it of litter. Greg Horton, Managing […]

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HSBC staff help out at Close Sartfield Nature Reserve

HSBC staff help out at Close Sartfield Nature Reserve

| October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

A team of volunteers from HSBC Bank plc in Douglas recently helped the Manx Wildlife Trust with a number of key tasks at the nature conservation charity’s Close Sartfield Nature Reserve. Close Sartfield is situated in the northwest corner of the Ballaugh Curragh, the largest wetland site on the Island and an Area of Special […]

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The Best of Manx Wildlife – celebrating 40 years of the Manx Wildlife Trust

The Best of Manx Wildlife – celebrating 40 years of the Manx Wildlife Trust

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

As part of a series of special events being held throughout the Manx Wildlife Trust’s 40th anniversary year, the Island’s leading nature conservation charity is pleased to announce that a digital exhibition, entitled The Best of Manx Wildlife, is to be held at the Manx Museum during October. Made with the help and support of […]

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Manx Wildlife Trust urges response to the Biodiversity Strategy consultation

Manx Wildlife Trust urges response to the Biodiversity Strategy consultation

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Local nature conservation charity, the Manx Wildlife Trust is urging members of the public to respond to the consultation on the Island’s first Biodiversity Strategy. In August last year, the UK’s signature to the Convention on Biological Diversity was extended to the Isle of Man so that we are now part of a growing group […]

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