News

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.

  • A fishy message to inspire cleaner water

    Wednesday 25th May, 2016

    Be on the lookout for more than 500 yellow fish which are set to appear in unusual places across Cramlington

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  • Book supporting the region’s wildlife

    Tuesday 24th May, 2016

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received a donation of £771.92 to its Red Squirrel and Living Seas Appeals from author Andy Paciorek.

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  • New app to help people make room for nature this June

    Tuesday 24th May, 2016

    Finding new ways to experience encounters with the natural world, over the Spring Bank Holiday and beyond, is about to get easier with a new app offering users more than 100 ‘Random Acts of Wildness’ - simple actions people can take to help or connect them with nature.

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  • First nest on new platform at Kielder Water and Forest Park

    Friday 20th May, 2016

    Great news! The first Osprey eggs have been laid on a new nesting platform at Kielder Water and Forest Park.

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  • On their marks, getting set to raise money for wildlife

    Thursday 19th May, 2016

    Team NWT is currently limbering up to take part in this year’s Great North Run on Sunday 11 September, 2016.

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  • Charity lottery players supporting half-term capers

    Monday 16th May, 2016

    Seaside arts and crafts © Amy Lewis

    Players of People’s Postcode Lottery are helping to put the fun back into half-term at the beginning of June by supporting two events being hosted by Northumberland Wildlife Trust.

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  • Beachbusters!

    Friday 13th May, 2016

    Staff from Virgin Money stepped out of their day jobs in the bank yesterday and headed out into the sunshine to clean the beach at Newbiggin by the Sea with Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Head of Conservation, Steve Lowe

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  • Well and truly fleeced

    Wednesday 11th May, 2016

    Two year old Dylan Wardell from Bardon Mill in Northumberland has a new blanket, and one thing is guaranteed - you won’t see another one like it

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  • Happy birthday to wildlife legend

    Sunday 8th May, 2016

    Sir David Attenborough © Tom Marshall

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is joining thousands of well-wishers today in wishing Sir David Attenborough a happy 90th birthday.

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  • It’s, it’s a bioblitz!

    Friday 6th May, 2016

    Seventies group Sweet may have sung the famous words: “It’s, it’s a ballroom blitz” in its 1973 hit, but now, 43 years later, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is uttering the rallying cry: “It’s, it’s a bioblitz.”

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