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Find out about what’s happening with the Trust by reading our latest stories below.  If you want to find out more or think you have a story, please contact our press office. Don’t forget to share comments, stories, photos and videos on our Facebook page, TwitterYoutube and Flickr.

  • ‘Nature Nuts’ are on their way

    Wednesday 29th July, 2015

    Last summer Kevin O’Hara, Conservation Officer with Northumberland Wildlife Trust, spent two days otter spotting in Northumberland for a new ITV series fronted by Julian Clary, aptly titled ‘Nature Nuts,’ which has been described as a “‘beautiful and fun celebration of British Wildlife at its best.”

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  • Biscuits boost for volunteers

    Friday 24th July, 2015

    Staff and volunteers working on Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s new Heritage Lottery Fund funded Wildlife Discovery Centre at its Hauxley nature reserve on Druridge Bay are being ‘fuelled’ by monthly supplies of free biscuits from Trust supporters Nestlé UK.

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  • School report for reds… could do better

    Thursday 23rd July, 2015

    Red Squirrels Northern England (RSNE) has just published the results of its annual red and grey squirrel survey, which once again confirms that red squirrels can still be found in 7 counties in northern England.

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  • Overflow work at Hauxley begins!

    Friday 17th July, 2015

    “St Swithun's day if thou dost rain For forty days it will remain St Swithun's day if thou be fair For forty days 'twill rain nae mare”

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  • Get dolphin ready for National Marine Week

    Thursday 16th July, 2015

    Summer is simply not complete without a visit to the coast so delight in dolphin displays during this year’s National Marine Week, when Northumberland Wildlife Trust, joins the other 46 wildlife trusts to celebrate our UK sea life.

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  • Northumberland Wildlife Trust thanks Cathy

    Thursday 16th July, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust recently held its second celebration of volunteering, aptly titled ‘Volfest’.

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  • Shining legacy

    Thursday 2nd July, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received a legacy of 52 silver coins, which form the Conservation Coin Collection with each featuring an endangered animal from a country and a notable person from that country, usually the head of state.

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  • It’s hot for wildlife too!

    Wednesday 1st July, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging members of the pubic to remember wildlife during the current heatwave.

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  • Students raise cash for wildlife

    Tuesday 30th June, 2015

    Two groups of students have been busy raising money for Northumberland Wildlife Trust.

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  • Generous donation keeps wildlife site secure

    Friday 26th June, 2015

    Riverside Leisure (Hexham) Ltd has very generously donated a large caravan to Northumberland Wildlife Trust.

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