Join us at the Restore Nature Now march - 22 June 2024

Join us at the Restore Nature Now march - 22 June 2024

23rd May 2024

On the 22 June 2024 the Bat Conservation Trust will be joining the 'Restore Nature Now' march. We want as many of our supporters to help speak up for bats

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Nature and business are not at war

Nature and business are not at war

20th October 2022

We want a thriving sustainable economy which benefits from ecosystems services, where people have access to food, housing and nature on their doorsteps

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A Brown long-eared bat chasing a moth in the night sky.

A world rich in wildlife where bats and people thrive together

10th October 2022

In August we launched an 'URGENT call for help campaign' asking for your help to demand that government maintain the legal protection for bats. Here is an update.

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Open letter to PM on environmental deregulation

Open letter to PM on environmental deregulation

4th October 2022

Bat Conservation Trust is one of 78 organisations who have joined together to write an open letter to the Prime Minister raising our concern about the trajectory the government is taking and urging her to stop environmental deregulation which will harm people, planet and economy.

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Crime and Policing Bill - impact on environmental protest

Crime and Policing Bill - impact on environmental protest

25th February 2022

The Bat Conservation Trust is among 32 signatories urging MPs in the House of Commons to back amendments in the House of Lords that would remove powers to curtail protest from the government’s police and crime bill.

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Concerns about the 7th Quinquennial Review

Concerns about the 7th Quinquennial Review

7th July 2021

BCT has signed an open letter to express our concerns over the change to the eligibility criteria by which species will be included on Schedules 5 and 8 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act (WCA)

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What's in a word? - Help bats with the power of one word

What's in a word? - Help bats with the power of one word

16th June 2021

We are calling on our supporters to join us and raise their voices after the Government published a weakly worded amendment to the Environment Bill that no longer sets a target to halt nature’s decline.

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‘Supporting housing delivery and public service infrastructure' Consultation

‘Supporting housing delivery and public service infrastructure' Consultation

26th January 2021

BCT concerned about a recent consultation entitled ‘Supporting housing delivery and public service infrastructure'

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