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About Us

Who we are and what we stand for

We are a leading UK charity conducting conservation science to enhance the British countryside for public benefit. For over 80 years we have been researching and developing game and wildlife management techniques. We use our research to provide training and advice on how best to improve the biodiversity of the countryside.

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  • Christmas cards

    Christmas cards

    This year's Christmas cards are now in stock and available to order from our online shop, featuring art from a range of talented wildlife artists.

    Visit the shop
  • 2016/17 student placements

    2016/17 student placements

    Applications are open for sandwich placements with the GWCT in the 2016/17 academic year.

    Apply now
  • Julian Gardner Photo Competition

    Julian Gardner Photo Competition

    After its biggest year yet, our annual photo competition is now accepting entries for the 2016 award! Come in, admire last year's entries, and enter yourself.

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  • Grand Grouse Draw

    Grand Grouse Draw

    Tickets for this year's Grand Grouse Draw can now be purchased online. Win a day's shooting for eight guns on the glorious Horseupcleugh moor in Berwickshire.

    Buy your tickets
  • Hen Harrier Joint Recovery Plan

    Hen Harrier Joint Recovery Plan

    We are calling on Defra to publish the Hen Harrier Joint Recovery Plan. The six-point package was drafted last year to get more hen harriers nesting successfully in England.

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