Mears works in partnership with social housing clients to maintain, repair and upgrade the homes of hundreds of thousands of people in communities, from remote rural villages to large inner-city estates.
Nestlé is the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company, producing some of Britain’s best-loved brands such as Kit Kat, Nescafé and Buxton. They export over £260m worth of products every year to over 50 countries.
Northumbrian Water Ltd provides water and sewerage services to 2.7 million people in the north east of England, focussing on their core competencies of water and waste water management.
Lafarge Tarmac is the UK market leader in aggregates, asphalt and lime and with a clear focus on providing an ever expanding range of innovative, cost effective and sustainable products to the market.
The Banks Group develop land for a variety of uses including residential and commercial property, surface mining, renewable energy and energy from waste.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, to enable their customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
UK Coal is the largest producer of coal in the UK and a significant supplier of energy to the UK's electricity industry, providing the UK with around 5% of its energy needs.
We are grateful to all our corporate supporters who enable us to make a real difference for people and wildlife across the region. If you’d like to see your company’s name added to this list of leading North East businesses please contact our Development Team on (0191) 284 6884 or email@example.com.
Gold (£1,000 per year)
|Mears - Social housing repairs & maintenance|
|Nestle Confectionery Ltd - Confectionery maker|
|Northumbrian Water - Utilities|
|Lafarge Tarmac Ltd - Heavy building materials|
|The Banks Group - Developers|
|Thermo Fisher Scientific - Bio-processing|
|UK Coal Mining Ltd - Coal producer|
Silver (£500 per year)
|Elanders Ltd - Printers|
|Harlow Printing - Printers|
|Karpet Mills - Carpet warehouse|
|Mountgate Caravans Ltd - Holiday accommodation|
|North East Chamber of Commerce - Business membership organisation|
|Port of Tyne Authority - Port|
|Potts Printers Ltd - Printers|
|Riverside Leisure - Holiday accommodation|
Bronze (£250 per year)
|A-one+ - Motorway & trunk road maintenance|
|Bell Ingram - Land and property management agents|
|Berwick Holiday Park - Holiday accommodation|
|Blyth Harbour Commission - Port|
|Colton Excavations Ltd - Civil engineering, land reclamation, remediation and restoration|
Croft Veterinary Hospital - Veterinary
|EastCoast Taxis - Local taxi firm|
|Geoffrey Lurie Solicitors - Solicitors|
|Gustharts - Arborist & garden equipment|
|Hexham Steeplechase Co Ltd - Racecourse|
|Howick Trustees Ltd - Howick Hall and gardens|
|M.Steel Cycles - Cycle shop|
|Northern Experience Wildlife Tours - Wildlife tours|
|Northumberland County Council - Local authority|
|Ord House Country Park - Holiday accommodation|
|Percy Wood Leisure Ltd - Holiday accommodation|
|Poltross Enterprises - Wild bird food & accessories|
|Sand and Castle - Luxury holiday cottages in Northumberland|
|Wardell Armstrong - Independent engineering and environmental consultancy|
Greggs the Baker
Greggs the Baker helped raise £1000 for the Hauxley fire appeal through sales of a limited run of red squirrel gingerbread biscuits which were sold in 52 of their shops across the region. Read more
Social housing and maintenance company Mears stepped in to help the Trust following an arson attack which destroyed our visitor centre and observation hide at Hauxley. Mears cleared the site of the burned out building and converted and fitted out the disused toilet block into a temporary visitor centre saving the Trust around £8,000. Read more
New corporate members Nestlé have joined forces with the Trust on an exciting project to engage staff and their families and encourage native wildlife to return to the Fawdon factory site. Read more
Northumbrian Water have demonstrated their commitment to local wildlife by donating two vehicles to the Trust, delivering training to NWT staff and sponsoring a conservation post a Kielder.
People’s Postcode Lottery
We are delighted to receive fantastic support through our high profile partnership with People’s Postcode Lottery. To date the relationship has raised £318,939 and provided a unique platform for boosting awareness as well as contributing vital funds for our work. Read more
Shasun and Northumberland Wildlife Trust have been working together on the continuing development of a wildlife haven at its Cramlington site based on a shared commitment to the protection and restoration of the environment in their local communities.
Tarmac Ltd are long-term supporters of the Trust and this year have sponsored a number of special events to celebrate the Trust’s 40th Anniversary as well as working in partnership to develop a schools biodiversity award programme.
Aggregate Industries and The Wildlife Trusts have been working together since 2006. The company works closely with individual Wildlife Trusts to enhance and protect the land in and around operational areas and also supports collective projects. Read more
The Wildlife Trusts work in partnership with Ribena and their blackcurrant growers to help wildlife by providing habitat in and around the blackcurrant fields used to grow fruit for Ribena. This includes planting trees and hedges, leaving field margins and providing nest boxes. Read more
Vine House Farm
Vine House Farm are one of the UK’s leading bird food manufacturers. They grow the vast majority of their bird food on their conservation award-winning farm in south Lincolnshire and donate 5% of the value of any order to the customer's local Wildlife Trust. Read more