Archive of: Youth Ranger

  • New skills for Brighton Youth Rangers thanks to Waitrose award

    11 February 2022

    New skills for Brighton Youth Rangers thanks to Waitrose award

    Brighton Youth Rangers were awarded a cheque from ‘Give a Little Love’ campaign for £334 at Brighton Waitrose.

  • Youth Rangers help create a wildlife haven

    06 September 2021

    Youth Rangers help create a wildlife haven

    After an enormous 18 month break the Youth Rangers are back and thriving! The Brighton group helped create a wildlife haven at a school in Hollingdean.

  • Be part of something

    12 November 2018

    Be part of something

    As part of #IWill Week, a Youth Ranger blogs about how volunteering has helped them gain confidence and experience

  • Walk on the wild side

    29 July 2017

    Walk on the wild side

    Youth Rangers visit the Knepp Wildland Project

  • Bags of Fun

    08 November 2016

    Bags of Fun

    Thanks to a £3,000 donation from the Southern Co-operative’s ‘Love Your Neighbourhood’ campaign, we have been able to develop our work with children and young people.

  • Converting to conservation

    22 February 2016

    Converting to conservation

    Craig Ifield aged 19, joined Wild About Worthing’s Youth Rangers 6 months ago on the recommendation of his Environmental Sciences teacher. Find out how he got on.

  • Pond Heroes

    18 February 2016

    Pond Heroes

    Five Sussex Wildlife Trust Youth Rangers aged 16-25 are restoring an overgrown pond at Thomas A Becket Junior School in Glebeside Avenue, Worthing. Pupils aged 7-11 will use it for pond dipping activities and learn all about the amazing world of underwater wildlife living right on their doorstep.

  • Let's Make Every Child Wild

    09 December 2015

    Let's Make Every Child Wild

    Wildlife Rangers Christmas bash at Seven Sisters Country Park on 12 December and Stanmer Park in Brighton on 22 December where we’ll be making festive wreaths, fire lighting, whittling and cooking

  • 18 December 2014

    Wild Youths

    Youth Ranger in actionAuthor Tom ForwardGatwick Greenspace Partnership Community Project OfficerWhat a year it has been for both our Wildlife Rangers(12-16s) and Youth Rangers (16-25s) groups! These great young people have

  • 16 December 2014

    Major Projects in 2014

  • 11 February 2014

    Changing horizons

    Author James RobertsWork Experience Placement with Gatwick GreenspaceJames Roberts aged 22 from Crawley, was referred to us for a work experience placement via the Job Centre. He joined the weekly Youth Rangers group and our regular conservation work parties.

  • 12 August 2013

    The White Hawk soars again!

    youth rangers working on the hawk / Paul GorringeAuthor Huw MorganPeople and Wildlife Officer (Brighton)The Sussex Wildlife Trust Youth Rangers were involved in an unusual