Garfield Weston Foundation gives grant to kick-start our new Volunteer Programme

Countryside Restoration Trust has received a grant of £20000 to create a brand-new Volunteer Programme. Read more

New Year, New staff

A positive start to the year comes in two new, enthusiastic members to the staff team! Read more

The East-West Railway route that could devastate wildlife

The East-West Railway route that could run right through Westfield and Lark Rise Farm in Cambridgeshire. The plans could 'devastate' the farm and undo 27 years of work to build a sustainable habitat for British wildlife. Read more

16th Century sluices given a new lease of life

A project to conserve all four of the remaining Rowland Vaughan's post-medieval sluices on Turnastone Farm has been completed despite complications caused by flooding and COVID-19 restrictions. Read more

'It's The Most Wonderful Time of The Year…'  for planting more hedges

More hedges have been planted on two of our properties to restore habitats for wildlife. Read about what the volunteers on Pierrepont Farm and Mayfields Farm have been up to - despite the winter weather! Read more

Countryside Restoration Trust have been pioneering wildlife-friendly farming for 27 years

The Countryside Restoration Trust (CRT) is encouraged by the government’s Plans to deliver a better, fairer farming system in England, as announced today by George Eustice. Read more

CRT sponsored the Three Counties Farming Awards

Watch the Three Counties Farming Awards presented by Adam Henson. Farm Conservation Award sponsored by the CRT. Read more

Farmers cannot ‘OPT-OUT’ of being responsible

In an interview with Stephen Sackur on BBC World Service HARDtalk, CRT Friend, James Rebanks discusses Sustainable food in a growing world. Read more

MOSAIC launch Activity Adventures

MOSAIC education have launched a Activity Adventure for local Beavers and Cubs. Pierrepont Farm and Mayfields Farm is the perfect place for farming and wildlife group education. We will help your Cubs and Beavers group achieve their badges! Read more

Proud to be sponsoring 'The Farm Conservation Award'

The Countryside Restoration Trust are proud to be sponsoring 'The Farm Conservation Award' for the Three Counties Farmer Awards 2020. Read more

Pierrepont Farm is on the map – the Cycling UK map!

A new 220-mile cycle route around the ancient country of Wessex and right through CRT’s Pierrepont Farm! Read more

Wet weather for our water meadow sluice restoration

Our second restoration project on water meadow sluices at Turnastone Court Farm. Read more

CRT Village Show

Introducing the first virtual CRT Village Show from 15th June - 29th August! We're inviting Friends to virtually escape with a 21st century take on a British tradition. Help us reach our £5000 target by donating now! Read more

Farmers help fire fighters during devastating blaze at Thursley Common

On Saturday 30th May, a wildfire broke out at Thursley Common, a 20-hectare nature reserve less than four miles (as the crow flies) from CRT’s Pierrepont Farm in Surrey. Read more

Don’t forget wildlife and rural communities in new trade deal

Robin Page, is warning about changes stemming from a potential trade-deal that could lower agricultural standards. Read more