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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.

  • Thousands of reasons to cheer!

    Thursday 16th October, 2014

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has thousands of reasons to be very happy … 175,000 reasons in fact! For, the wildlife charity has received a staggering £175,000 from players of People’s Postcode Lottery which supports a number of good across Britain and globally.

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  • Nature kids pick up wildlife tips

    Thursday 16th October, 2014

    Members of Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s North Northumberland Wildlife Watch Group visited Cragside House in Northumberland recently to explore the signs of autumn around the grounds and take part in an autumn scavenger hunt along the river.

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  • Join the Bioblitz along Hadrian's Wall

    Thursday 16th October, 2014

    As part of the Save our Magnificent Meadows Project (funded by Heritage Lottery Fund and led by Plantlife),Northumberland Wildlife Trust and the National Trust will be hosting a Hadrian’s Wall Bioblitz and are calling upon members of the public to join in.

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  • A legacy for nature: a gift for future generations

    Thursday 9th October, 2014

    Nature is an iconic part of who we are in our Region. From the North Sea coastline along Druridge Bay to frogs and birds in our gardens, back yards, ponds and green spaces, we are fortunate to be able to enjoy wildlife around us. During Will for Wildlife Week, which this year runs from Monday 20 to Sunday 26 October, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging wildlife lovers to leave a legacy that will help protect species and habitats for future generations.

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  • Spooktacular event thanks to charity lottery players

    Thursday 9th October, 2014

    Children of all ages will be able to try their hand at pumpkin carving with Northumberland Wildlife Trust this October, thanks to the generous players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

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  • Safe as a newt, thanks to charity lottery

    Monday 6th October, 2014

    A group of five pupils from Ashington Community High School will be spending the autumn term helping Northumberland Wildlife Trust safeguard a protected species on its Hauxley nature reserve - and it’s being made possible thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

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  • Pupils have a wild old time

    Tuesday 30th September, 2014

    A group of 23 children from Years 1 and 2 at Bellingham First School have been taking part in a number of Forest School activities with Northumberland Wildlife Trust, at the Kielder Forest School which is located on the Beeches Trail.

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  • Lauren scores a first for Trust

    Tuesday 30th September, 2014

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust now has its first successful apprentice in post, and is hoping to roll out an apprenticeship scheme across the whole organisation.

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  • What a Beach!

    Thursday 25th September, 2014

    Six volunteers joined Aurelie Bohan, Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Living Seas Officer, at Cresswell Dunes to take part in the Marine Conservation Society’s Great British Beach Clean.

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  • Cycling to be easier with cash boost

    Thursday 25th September, 2014

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received a cash boost of £5,548 from the Rees Jeffreys Road Fund.

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