We might not see snow this winter, but thankfully we are still in for a white Christmas with the arrival of thousands of swans.
30 November 2023
Ajay Tegala shares with us some favourite winter wildlife highlights, many close to home in the Fens.
29 October 2023
After the recent rainfall from the storm last week, water levels have increased across the Ouse Washes to prevent and relieve flooding further upstream. This is a vital role performed by these wetlands, giving floodwaters a place to flow. Visitor access a
23 October 2023
WWT Welney is hosting an Open Day event on Sun 24 September with the RSPB to mark the end of Project Godwit with a range of tours, talks, walks and activities.
14 September 2023
Nocturnal wildlife is not to be overlooked - an array of fascinating creatures 'see' the world in a totally different way to us.
8 August 2023
Summer road access update in this post. Surround yourself with wetlands along our summer walk, tansy trail and Lady Fen walk.
28 July 2023
Mini wetlands - make a big splash for nature on a budget in even the smallest of spaces.
23 July 2023
Summer experience gets recognition with Visit England, as we get put forward for a Gold Accolade and a Welcome Accolade thanks for the staff and volunteers in particular.
26 June 2023
Spring is such an exciting time of year, there is so much to see and explore - birdlife, plantlife, insectlife. From Tues 2 May a local road closure will mean some journey planning may be needed ahead of a visit, but definitely don't be put off.
26 April 2023
An update on the Bewick's swans this winter at WWT Welney.
1 February 2023
Families can discover the UK’s greatest winter wildlife like never before this February half term by joining WWT Welney’s The Big Hideout.
29 January 2023
An all-terrain addition to our free electric scooter hire allows visitors to explore further than ever before.
23 January 2023
Some of our wetlands are acting a flood storage at the moment, but we are still open. Latest road, lift and site access included here.
4 January 2023
Our gallery hosts the work of artist Sue Welfare January and February, treat yourself to a piece to take home with you.
21 December 2022
Owls are a sought after sighting for many of us, not just keen birdwatchers. At Welney the owls are a fantastic addition to the winter wetland experience.
20 December 2022