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River Action raises over £50k for creative campaign

Our latest fundraising efforts have come to an end and with your support - and that of the matchfinding from our generous donor - we have smashed our target!   Total raised by our recent Crowfunder campaign is over £50k!   We launched this fundraiser

River Action team appear in the ENDS Report Power List

We are delighted to report that three of River Action’s senior team were included in the recently released ENDS Report Power List 2022.  Founder and Chairman, Charles Watson and Advisory Board members, Ruth Chambers and Feargal Sharkey were listed  amongst the 100 UK environmental professionals

The scandal of Britain’s polluted rivers

By Charles Watson, Founder and Chairman, River Action. As appeared in Weatherbys Hamilton bi-annual newsletter - The Specialist.   On January 5th the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee published its long-awaited report on Water Quality in Rivers. Over the previous twelve months this cross-party

River Action urges again a meeting with Rebecca Pow

On 3rd March 2022, River Action and over 20 NGOs, researchers and campaigners from the River Wye area sent a letter to Environment Minister, Rebecca Pow. The letter expressed our disappointment in the Minister's visit to the River Wye. A visit which the Minister described

River Action launches matchfunding crowdfunder

Fundraising to save Britain's rivers from ecological collapse!   In support of Earth Day 2022, River Action has launched a new crowdfunder to save our rivers - which is being supported by a generous donor who is matchfunding every donation. With the funds raised, we