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.

  • Flawed badger cull expands across England

    Friday 14th September, 2018

    The government has given permission for badger culls to go ahead in England for another year.

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  • Farewell to a conservation pioneer

    Friday 14th September, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust lost its founder and Vice President and one of its biggest friends on 12 September with the death of Tony Tynan OBE after a period of serious illness.

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  • New Agriculture Bill vital to recover nature

    Wednesday 12th September, 2018

    Today the Government publishes the Agriculture Bill. The recovery of wildlife in the UK - one of the most nature-depleted countries in the world - depends on an Agriculture Bill which enables farmers to create and restore natural habitats.

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  • September surprise for wildlife charity

    Tuesday 11th September, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has started September with a surprise cheque for £500 from The Rotary Club of Ponteland.

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  • Visitor causes a flutter of excitement

    Friday 7th September, 2018

    There was great excitement this week when the Hauxley Bird Ringing Group caught an Arctic warbler on Northumberland Wildlife Trust's Hauxley Nature Reserve. There are only about five records in the UK each year!

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  • Nearly done and dusted

    Friday 31st August, 2018

    Volunteers needed to bring year-long litter survey to an end.

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  • A will for all seasons

    Friday 31st August, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging members of the public to spare a thought for the wildlife in their area as it gears up to celebrate the ninth Remember A Charity Week.

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  • No summer break for Jack

    Thursday 30th August, 2018

    Visitors to Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre this summer have been met by a placement student from Sunderland University.

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  • MP meets MP

    Thursday 23rd August, 2018

    As part of his campaign to meet with each of this region’s MPs to gain support for the environment ahead of forthcoming Brexit decisions, Mike Pratt, Chief Executive of Northumberland Wildlife Trust has met with his first Member of Parliament.

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  • Charity lottery players and The Lady of the North join forces this September

    Wednesday 22nd August, 2018

    Players of People’s Postcode Lottery and the iconic Lady of the North will be joining forces this September to ensure members of the public have a wild old time.

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