Eagle & Child Rammy is a stunning pub/restaurant/hotel located in Ramsbottom, which has gorgeous views across the beautiful nature of the Irwell Valley all the way to Holcombe. They also have an organic food growing area in their garden, with their very own feathery friends (chickens). They use many of these vegetables and fruit in their cooking and summer cocktails.
They also educate local children about healthy eating and food growing, and all of their rooms are named after owl species. They also provide great skills training opportunities for young people around the area. We’re really proud to say they are a gold membership supporter of the Trust and we love what they do!
Ecospeed are a Manchester based same day eco-courier and transport service who adopt a greener approach to business.
Taking into account the environment at every step of the way, Ecospeed believe in in eco friendly courier solutions.
The Wildlife Trust work in partnership with United Utilities acting as land managers at Dean Wood, Haskayne Cutting, Summerseat Nature Reserve and Upper Coldwell Reservoir. United Utilities sponsored our membership magazine Lapwing for many years.
Northern Rail are working with us on projects to improve the biodiversity for wildlife at the side of train stations and lines across the north west.
VolkerStevin is a Lancashire-based company, built on over 80 years’ experience and a professional in-house team that specialises in providing complex engineering solutions across a wide range of sectors including maritime, flood risk management, water, energy, land remediation and regeneration, and general civil engineering.
VolkerStevin prides itself on creating sustainable solutions and is delighted to support The Lancashire Wildlife Trust and its work in creating a more sustainable environment.
Beechfield Brands is a clothing company based in Bury. As well as donating to us under the 'Patagonia 1% for the Planet Scheme', this year, all staff took part in a health and wellbeing day with our MyPlace team at Brockholes Nature Reserve. They also donated trendy beanie hats to keep our young people in the scheme warm this winter.
Siemens are now in their fourth year of a funded staff volunteering project with the Wildlife Trusts. At the Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside we are lucky enough to have had over 1,000 staff to date visit our sites to complete work party days, and also our health and wellbeing offer at Brockholes.
John Sisk and Son are an international, family run construction company that recently installed new slip roads on the M58, and who wanted to give back to the environment. They generously offered equipment and volunteers to our Lunt Meadows reserve in 2019, and we look forward to the beginning of a fruitful partnership for years to come!
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Faith In Nature was founded in 1974 on the belief that natural, ethical, products should be available to everyone. For their customers, they believe that everyone should beneﬁt from what the Earth provides. That’s why they’re passionate about keeping their prices affordable, and using only the best natural ingredients - because only by ensuring that everyone can afford to go natural can they truly make a difference. In business, they believe in making decisions that put people and our environment first, which is why they are a perfect fit with Lancashire Wildlife Trust.
Beaverbrooks the Jewellers joined The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside as Corporate supporters in October 2008.
"We care about our people and our people care about others. Each year, Beaverbrooks contributes 20% of our post-tax profits to charity - in the past eight years the figure donated by the Company has exceeded 3.5 million."
Fort Vale have recently increased their level of corporate support from bronze to silver membership.
Fort Vale Engineering Limited is the world leader in the precision manufacture of valves and fittings for the transportation of bulk liquids in the tank container, road tanker and rail industries.
Hanson Cement (formerly Castle Cement) joined our list of supporters in 2003 and have actively engaged with us since on a variety of projects including National Insect Week, Chatburn Wildife Garden and our work at Salthill and Cross Hill Quarries.
They also hosted a visit by Kate Humble as part of Quarrywatch and children from Chatburn Primary School were able to meet the TV star in person when she joined in their pond dipping activities.
M.J Wilkinson Plant Hire
M.J Wilkinson offer a leading plant hire service and have been corporate supporters since 2016. Having been in business for 30 years offering a hands-on service, personally dealing with any problems. They are more than happy to visit your site and advise you on the type of machinery required for your project.
Their business has been built on recommendations from satisfied customers who are happy to provide references on our behalf and as members of the Construction Plant-Hire Association they adhere to their model conditions thus assuring reliable service.
Tarmac is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business.
Their innovative services and solutions help to deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the economy today and create a more sustainable built environment to support our future prosperity.
The Lancashire Wildlife Trust manages Heysham Nature Reserve, part of the Heysham power station site, in partnership with EDF Energy (formerly British Energy).
The reserve was created in 1995 following construction of the Heysham power stations and supports a surprising diversity of wildlife. Open from dawn to dusk you are invited to explore the area and discover for yourself some of the abundant wildlife that lives there.
The site boasts a classroom which forms a base for hosting environmental education activities, supported by EDF for local schools and youth groups. EDF also run a business bird challenge each year in which Heysham has recorded high numbers of visiting species."
Rabbie’s brand new tours from Manchester range from three to nine-day tours, visiting places such as the Lake District, Mull and the Isle of Skye. With a friendly team of over 170, Rabbie’s ethical small group tours take guests off the beaten track and onto the back roads where other tours can’t go. Touring with friendly and experienced driver-guides, and no more than 16 passengers means passengers get more personal attention, a chance to meet the locals, extended time off the bus, more adventures down the back roads, and more freedom to make their trip their own.
Blackburn Chemicals is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of Foam Control Agents. The company exports on a worldwide basis and their Dispelair trade name is synonymous with quality and technical excellence. The company was established in 1972 by George Lamb and remains an independent, family-owned and operated business as they approach their 50th year.
Helping customers achieve their business objectives by providing innovative, best-in-class consulting, IT solutions and services - TATA staff at their Liverpool and Manchester offices will be fundraising for us during 2020 and 2021.