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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.

  • Bee creative in the garden!

    Monday 27th March, 2017

    Royal Horticultural Society and The WildlifeTrusts launch campaign today to help wild bees.

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  • ‘Urban Birder’ is flying back to the region

    Thursday 23rd March, 2017

    Organisers of the 2017 North East Wildlife Photography Competition are delighted to announce the welcome return of David Lindo, aka ‘The Urban Birder’, as the guest speaker at the competition’s awards ceremony on Thursday 6 July 2017, at Great North Museum: Hancock.

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  • One million reasons to smile

    Wednesday 22nd March, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is today celebrating tipping over the £1 million mark, thanks to players of the UK’s largest charity lottery.

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  • Six crackingly egg-citing Easter events… that’s no eggsageration

    Wednesday 22nd March, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife is gearing itself up to hosting six events during the Easter holidays, aimed specifically at keeping people of all ages entertained. Guaranteed to be such a wildlife eggstravaganza, members of the public will be eggshausted by the end of them.

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  • They came, they saw, they dusted!

    Thursday 16th March, 2017

    Following on from the success of its Dusting the Dunes event last year to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday, Northumberland Wildlife Trust issued a call out for volunteers, to join it in another clean-up at two of its reserves on Druridge Bay - Creswell Foreshore and Creswell Pond.

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  • Lady of the North getting ‘eggcited’ about Easter trails

    Wednesday 15th March, 2017

    The Lady of the North and Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be celebrating a new woodland trail this Easter with treasure hunts across the four days. But don’t just take the wildlife charity’s word for it!

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  • Incoming! Eyes to the skies for the return of the Kielder ospreys

    Wednesday 15th March, 2017

    Nature lovers are being urged to turn their eyes to the skies to watch for the return of some of Northumberland’s most popular visitors.

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  • Ratty’s on the road

    Tuesday 14th March, 2017

    If you are out on the region’s roads this year, keep your eyes peeled for the brand spanking new five-seater vehicle which is being used by ‘Restoring Ratty’ project officers Kelly Hollings and Graham Holyoak.

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  • Test your wildness at Kielder this May

    Tuesday 7th March, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging everybody to get their family and friends together and discover their wild side at Kielder this May... so put it it in your diary now.

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  • Where’s there’s a will there’s wildlife

    Friday 3rd March, 2017

    It’s Free Wills Month this March and, as part of this national campaign, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging wildlife-lovers to leave a small gift in their will to help it continue its valuable work in the region.

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