News

22nd February 2024

Countess of Chester Country Park welcomes Cheshire’s Wonderful Wildlife art trail

Countess of Chester Country Park, owned by national land management charity the Land Trust, has been chosen by Mid Cheshire Community Rail Partnership to host artist Nicky Thompson’s 12 poster art trail, ‘Cheshire’s Wonderful Wildlife’.

9th February 2024

New research from the Land Trust reveals challenges of delivering BNG

However, research also finds 95% of respondents support the launch of mandatory BNG and 37% of those surveyed said their organisation has already started rolling out a BNG policy on site.

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Blog

24th February 2023

Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace (SANG) and Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG)

The Land Trust is seeing an increasing number of its pipeline SANG incorporating BNG into design and management plans in order to achieve the necessary gain in biodiversity for the related development. In some instances, developers are seeking to deliver more gains than are required with a view of trading excess Biodiversity Units (BU) to […]

14th December 2022

Management Companies and Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG)

Whilst there is debate about whether onsite or offsite BNG is best as proven by our recent BNG research most future developments will incorporate onsite BNG and therefore its management will be a key consideration for developers and Local Planning Authorities (LPA) across England. Land Trust recently surveyed 84 house builders and land promoters about […]

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Publications

Walking Routes

There’s a walk for everyone, regardless of age, ability or fitness level because we believe that access to good quality, connected networks and green spaces should be inclusive.

Placekeeping: Our vision

This document outlines the impact our charity has had in its first 15 years and our vision for the future.

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