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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
  • 72 employees and 1300 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
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 283895
  • First registered on 18/01/1982
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
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
31/03/2011 £2,936,333 £2,859,313 £77,020 £1,252,472 3 64 500 13/12/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £1,827,250

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£76,000
05/09/2018
National Lottery Development capacity building for London's wildlife
£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
£886,600
28/06/2017
National Lottery Keeping it Wild
£90,900
10/05/2017
National Lottery Urban Urchins
£31,875
31/03/2017
London Borough of Southwark Community Capacity grant from the Housing & Modernisation department
£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
£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)
Main office

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

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.