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The London Wildlife Trust

What it does
    London Wildlife Trust is the only charity dedicated solely to protecting the capital's wildlife and wild spaces, engaging London's diverse communities through access to our nature reserves, campaigning, volunteering and education.
Who works here
  • 82 employees and 1693 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • Animals
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2019 £3,547,000 £3,418,000 £129,000 2 82 1693 07/01/2020
31/03/2018 £3,823,000 £3,293,000 £530,000 3 72 1300 29/10/2018
31/03/2017 £3,127,000 £2,865,000 £262,000 £1,462,000 2 47 1005 16/10/2017
31/03/2016 £3,207,679 £3,060,756 £146,923 £1,199,513 1 46 1006 01/12/2016
31/03/2015 £2,751,096 £2,703,452 £47,644 £1,052,590 3 43 883 13/11/2015
31/03/2014 £2,605,491 £2,600,327 £5,164 £1,004,946 3 47 563 05/03/2015
31/03/2013 £3,141,162 £3,318,642 -£177,480 £999,782 2 72 500 27/01/2014
31/03/2012 £2,967,633 £3,042,843 -£75,210 £1,177,262 3 70 500 03/01/2013
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £4,061,955

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£6,230
30/09/2019
Greater London Authority Upper Norwood Recreation Ground Tree Planting
£76,000
05/09/2018
National Lottery Heritage Fund Development capacity building for London's wildlife
£31,875
31/03/2018
London Borough of Southwark Community Capacity grant from the Place & Wellbeing department
£75,000
31/01/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation A new learning centre at Camley Street Natural Park
£50,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Pymmes Brook enhancements
£35,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Thamesmead Canal Habitat Improvement Project
£50,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Pymmes Brook enhancements
£35,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Thamesmead Canal Habitat Improvement Project
£50,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Pymmes Brook enhancements
£35,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Thamesmead Canal Habitat Improvement Project
£886,600
28/06/2017
National Lottery Heritage Fund Keeping it Wild
£90,900
10/05/2017
National Lottery Heritage Fund Urban Urchins
£31,875
31/03/2017
London Borough of Southwark Community Capacity grant from the Housing & Modernisation department
£1,175,300
30/11/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund From coal drop to coal tit - Camley Street Natural Park
£44,000
03/11/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund Crane Park Island: Young Visions
£15,000
31/07/2016
Esmee Fairbairn Towards the development of work that will showcase the unique role of urban Wildlife Trusts in addressing social and environmental problems.
£31,875
31/03/2016
London Borough of Southwark Community Capacity grant from the Housing & Modernisation department for Centre for Wildlife Gardening - core costs
£795,100
17/09/2015
National Lottery Heritage Fund Great North Wood
£97,200
09/09/2015
National Lottery Heritage Fund Vole Patrol
£400,000
31/05/2015
Esmee Fairbairn Towards core costs to deliver Water for Wildlife a scheme to open up urban freshwater habitat and species to the wider public, and work towards their improvement and future protection.
£50,000
31/05/2015
Greater London Authority In relation to the Lost EFFRA Project
Governance
Trustees (10)
  • Dr Stephen Paul Snaith
  • Ruth Chambers
  • Elaine Sullivan
  • Iona Joy
  • Dianne Murphy (2 trusteeships)
  • Stuart Wetherly
  • Richard Grimshaw
  • John Crompton Tweddle
  • Dr Melissa Glackin
  • Rufus Radcliffe
Main office

Part First Floor
Dean Bradley House
52 Horseferry Road
LONDON
SW1P 2AF

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 283895
  • First registered on 18/01/1982
Objectives

(1) TO PROMOTE THE CONSERVATION, CREATION, MAINTENANCE AND STUDY FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC OF PLACES AND OBJECTS OF ORNITHOLOGICAL ENTOMOLOGICAL, BOTANICAL, ZOOLOGICAL, GEOLOGICAL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL OR SCIENTIFIC INTEREST OR OF NATURAL BEAUTY IN GREATER LONDON AND ELSEWHERE. (2) TO PROMOTE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC AND IN PARTICULAR YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF CONSERVATION OF FLORA AND FAUNA, AND THE APPRECIATION OF NATURAL BEAUTY PARTICULARLY IN URBAN AREAS. (3) TO PROMOTE, ORGANISE AND CARRY ON STUDY AND RESEARCH IN THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF THE CONSERVATION OF NATURE AN THE USE OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND TO PUBLICISE THE USEFUL RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH.