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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.

  • Save our riverside residents says conservation chief

    Tuesday 26th April, 2016

    Last year, People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) launched the first ever National Water Vole Monitoring Programme (NWVMP), and, after a successful initial year, PTES is hoping to build on this citizen science project with a call for more volunteers to participate this May.

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  • Cash boost for wild flower training

    Monday 25th April, 2016

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received £250 from The Wild Flower Society towards the cost of organising and running wild plant identification training courses for Trust volunteers.

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  • The search is on to find England's top community meadow

    Monday 25th April, 2016

    Bursting with colour, seductive scents, the buzz of insects and alive with animals - a wildflower meadow is a jewel in nature’s crown that puts on a spectacular show in summer.

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  • Trust supporter wins Business Charity Award

    Friday 22nd April, 2016

    Vine House Farm awarded Third Sector’s Charity Partnership Small Business Award

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  • Clean-up begins courtesy of charity lottery players

    Thursday 21st April, 2016

    Following last winter’s storms and flooding which wreaked havoc around the UK, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is making the most of the better weather and carrying out storm damage repairs on a number of its reserves in the region and it’s all been made possible thanks to support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

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  • Let’s get ready to ramble!

    Tuesday 19th April, 2016

    Red Squirrel © David Baird

    Celebrate the UK’s woodlands this weekend with a red squirrel ramble.

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  • Just one month to go… so snap to it!

    Thursday 14th April, 2016

    There’s just enough time to enter the fourth North East Wildlife Photography Competition, hosted by Northumberland, Durham and Tees Valley Wildlife Trusts, together with the Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN), the Great North Museum: Hancock and Alan Hewitt Photography.

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  • Back in time for World Osprey Week

    Tuesday 12th April, 2016

    Bird lovers in Northumberland are celebrating an early start to their season with the earliest ever sighting of a bird on the Kielder Osprey nest and now the safe return of two pairs of birds.

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  • Up close and personal

    Tuesday 12th April, 2016

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust offered members of the public the rare opportunity to walk round its Hauxley nature reserve after dark last weekend, and catch a glimpse of a variety of night time animals including moths, bats and owls.

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  • Britvic partnership to strengthen communities from the grassroots up

    Friday 8th April, 2016

    Leading soft drinks manufacturer, Britvic, has announced it has two new long- term community partners: Sported and The Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts.

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