Projects


The Transforming the Trent Valley Landscape Partnership Scheme will deliver sixteen projects between 2019 an 2023.

Supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund

There are three themes

  1. Connecting Communities through Action
  2. River Valley Connections
  3. Transforming the Landscape

Each theme contains a number of projects that will be delivered within the scheme area.

1. Connecting Communities through Action

Transforming the Trent Valley

1.1 Community Engagement

Empowering local communities to make positive change.

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1.2 WildChild

Encouraging children and families to explore nature through play.

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1.3 Big Washlands Watch

Challenging schools, families and individuals to identify species in our landscape.

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1.4 Transforming Lives

Providing young conservationists with new skills and training.

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1.5 Connecting with Nature

Connecting adults with nature for improved mental wellbeing.

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1.6 Tales from the River Bank

Capturing memories of life in the Trent Valley.

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2. River Valley Connections

Transforming the Trent Valley

2.1 Interpretation programme

Telling the story of the Trent Valley for all ages and backgrounds.

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2.2 Trent Valley Way

Creating a series of walks and trails along the River Trent.

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2.3 Canal Access

Upgrading the towpath of the Trent and Mersey Canal for multiple users.

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2.4 Canoe Discovery

Creating and promoting a canoe trail along the River Tame.

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2.5 Gateway to the Trent Valley

Building a new off-road cycleway connecting communities across the A38.

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2.6 Waymarking of Cycle Routes

Creating marked cycle routes across Burton-on-Trent.

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3. Transforming the Landscape

Transforming the Trent Valley

3.1 Living Floodplains

Improving biodiversity and reconnecting the river with its wetlands.

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3.2 Rolleston Brook Hollows

Restoring the culturally important lakes at the heart of Rolleston.

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3.3 Transforming the Trent Valley’s Heritage

Protecting heritage at risk from cultivation.

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3.4 Stop! The Military Heritage of the Trent Valley

Preserving the built heritage of the WWII Stop Line.

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