#GoWithTheFlow fun for WRT Wild Dart Swim team

#GoWithTheFlow fun for WRT Wild Dart Swim team

Great news. We are very proud of Simon, Nicola and Frank (pictured above) who have (so far) raised £340 for their 2.5km Wild Dart Swim. An amazing achievement and wonderful effort from them all, with top spots in age groups achieved too.        ...

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The Wild Dart swim

The Wild Dart swim

We love rivers and want to help protect these habitats for nature and people. This Saturday (26 June), three members of the WRT team - Simon, Nicola and Frank - are taking part in a 2.5km swim in the River Dart in Devon. The money that they raise will not only help us...

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Queen honours founder of our charity and the river movement

Queen honours founder of our charity and the river movement

THE QUEEN has awarded one of our founders an OBE in her Birthday Honours. Arlin Rickard, a smallholder on Bodmin Moor, was instrumental in setting up the trust in 1994 before leading The Rivers Trust (formerly the Association of Rivers Trusts) for 15 years. He said:...

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98 days to help the River Tamar

98 days to help the River Tamar

We are calling for people who live, work or simply love the River Tamar to help prevent single-use plastic (SUP) entering the river this summer. As part of our work in the €14m Preventing Plastic Pollution (PPP) project, involving key partners in England and France to...

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Green recovery to be supported through water company investment

Green recovery to be supported through water company investment

Ofwat has announced a £2.7 billion draft water company investment package to help the environment. For the Westcountry, this will see South West Water investing £81.042 million to deliver five schemes. We are pleased to be part of the solution in promoting a green...

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