David Bellamy Conservation Award


With three levels of excellence: Gold, Silver and Bronze, Ruthern Valley is the proud recipient of the Gold.


David Bellamy Gold Award – since 1999

Ruthern Valley Holidays’ eco-friendly management and enduring commitment to conservation has been recognised for 21 years!


  • Managing the land as a haven for wildlife
  • Reducing the use of energy, water and other resources
  • Reducing, reusing and recycling the waste we produce
  • Supporting our local community

BEE-a-u-tiful Ruthern Valley!

We took the pledge and David Bellamy agrees with our bees!  Our 2018/19 David Bellamy Conservation Award recognises Ruthern Valley as a honey bee friendly park.  If you would like to make your garden more bee friendly, here are some plant lists:


Watch this space for a gallery of our year-round flowers, which have helped us win the David Bellamy Gold Award!