Category: Ribble Rivers Trust

Work begins on Holland Wood fish pass

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Work begins on Holland Wood fish pass
Holland Wood Weir lies on the River Darwen, close to it’s confluence with the River Ribble and the limit of the tidal Ribble area. The weir was originally constructed toContinue readingWork begi…

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Ribble Rivers Trust are very excited to be taking part in a two-hour webinar programme hosted by Dam Removal Europe. The webinar is focused around a live stream showing theContinue reading
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Fish Too Will Pass

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Fish Too Will Pass
Salmon and trout can swim in a stretch of Lancashire river where they’ve not been seen for 200 years, thanks to an ambitious Ribble Rivers Trust project. Work has justContinue readingFish Too Will Pass
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Samlesbury weir removal work complete

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Samlesbury weir removal work complete
Ribble Rivers Trust are happy to announce that our work to remove Samlesbury weir is now complete. As with all our weir removals and fish passage projects we are happyContinue readingSamlesbury …

WEIR REMOVAL WORK BEGINS AS £1.45M RIBBLE RESTORATION SCHEME GETS UNDERWAY

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WEIR REMOVAL WORK BEGINS AS £1.45M RIBBLE RESTORATION SCHEME GETS UNDERWAY
Local contractors begin ambitious in-stream project after adapting working practices to comply with COVID-19 safety guidance. The Ribble Catchment Partnershi…

Ribble Rivers Trust current works position

Ribble Rivers Trust
Ribble Rivers Trust current works position
Ribble Rivers Trust has taken a huge number of actions in response to the COVID 19 Pandemic.  This includes effectively shutting our office, having all staff working from home, implementing…

Fact file: Horse Chestnuts

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Fact file: Horse Chestnuts
Horse chestnuts (Aesculus hippocastanum) are actually a non-native species, introduced in the 16th century from Turkey, and planted widely in parks, streets, and gardens. This is why you rarely findContinu…

A Year on the Ribble- Press Release

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A Year on the Ribble- Press Release
Capturing the beauty of the River Ribble on camera over the course of a year is the focus of a new community photography project. A Year on the Ribble isContinue readingA Year on the Ribble- Press…

Phoebe’s work experience blog

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Phoebe’s work experience blog
Week 1 Monday When I arrived, I was met by Helen who showed me around the office, introduced me to the other members of staff and went through my induction.Continue readingPhoebe’s work expe…

Ribble Rivers Trust greetings cards

Ribble Rivers Trust
Ribble Rivers Trust greetings cards
Here at Ribble Rivers Trust we’re really excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with local artist Jessica Jenyns. Jessica has created some beautiful river themed greetings cards whic…