Rescue • rehabilitate • release

Preventing British wildlife suffering needlessly and inspiring an understanding and love of wildlife and the countryside

Spring 2015

Our Spring 2015 newsletter is out now


Author: Helen Dart

Urgent laundry appeal

Please can you help us to keep animals clean and comfortable by clicking above and donating towards two commercial washing machines.


Author: Helen Dart

Target amount: £15,000.00

Amount raised: £697.00


Upcoming events

  • Rescue and rehabilitation course May 2015

    These courses are open to anyone who would like to learn more about how to safely capture and treat injured wildlife. Read more

  • Wildlife Babies

    Spring sees a boom in the arrival of wildlife babies and sadly an increase in the number of orphaned animals and birds brought into Secret World Wildlife Rescue. Come along on this special weekend and meet some of the tiny youngsters in our care Read more

  • The Healing Weekend

    The Healing Weekend will return to Secret World in 2015 for it 4th year. Now firmly established as one of the major events of its kind in the UK with over 180 exhibitors, 90 workshops, talks and performances, evening shows, children's activities, camping and good food, the event has something for everyone. Read more

  • Spines and shells

    Hedgehogs are seriously in decline and tortoises are in need of protection. At Secret World we are often called on to assist endangered species. Our Spines and Shells open weekend gives everyone the chance to learn more about these two very special creatures. Read more

Latest news

  • London Marathon run for Secret World

    Local runner, Langdon Williams will run the London Marathon later this month on behalf of Secret World Wildlife Rescue. Read more

  • Secret World on BBC's Collectaholics

    Chris Cornell, one of our supporters and volunteers features in the first episode of the second series of BBC 2's ‘Collectaholics’ talking about his wonderful natural history artefacts collection. Learning and Outreach Manager, Sophie Hampson, who is coordinating the Learning Centre project also makes an appearance in the show to explain how Secret World will use the collection which Chris has generously offered to pass on to Secret World. Read more

  • Soay lamb

    Soay lamb rescued from Cheddar Gorge Read more

  • Our first badger cub of 2015!

    First orphaned badger cub for 2015 Read more