RSPB call for volunteers for Portland little terns
Local focus 08 May 2015
The RSPB are calling for volunteers to help warden the little tern colony at Portland from late May to the end of July.
Gary Thompson, Asset Manager, said: “We are pleased to continue to support this project which has seen the only little tern colony in the south west increase from 10 to 33 breeding pairs; which of course is mainly due to the dedicated, diligent and tireless work of the wardens and volunteers.”
News 14 April 2015
We have announced the shortlist for our 2015 Scottish Marine Aquaculture Awards.
News 13 March 2015
The Crown Estate’s Virginia Water Pavilion, Windsor Great Park, received a Civic Trust Award which celebrates outstanding architecture and the built environment projects.
News 09 March 2015
The Crown Estate, the University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University are working together to develop a renewable energy project to produce enough energy to offset the electricity use of the two universities – delivering long-term economic and environmental benefits and significant carbon saving contribution.
News 05 March 2015
Pupils at The Royal School in Windsor can now enjoy a new-look playground, thanks to a makeover from volunteers from The Crown Estate, which manages Windsor Great Park.
News 04 March 2015
We have submitted a planning application for 220 homes including 88 affordable homes and a hotel on land west of Salisbury Road, Marlborough. The application follows last year’s consultation with the local community.
News 03 March 2015
We have partnered with Velcourt, Europe’s leading farm business manager, to create an innovative new venture to manage the 4,500 acre Ellington Estate in Northumberland.
News 27 February 2015
The Crown Estate and Albion Stone have submitted a planning application to Weymouth & Portland Borough Council to develop a solar park on a disused quarry site on Portland.
News 24 February 2015
Nominations close in just under two weeks (9 March 2015) for this year’s Scottish Marine Aquaculture Awards with The Crown Estate reminding people that anyone can nominate a deserving business or person working in one of Scotland’s most successful sectors.
News 09 February 2015
We are working in partnership with Scottish Natural Heritage, the Cairngorms National Park Authority and local gamekeepers to undertake peatland restoration works on its Glenlivet Estate as part of the Peatland Action initiative.