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 royal promise to the radiant reds is honoured

    Wednesday 25th February, 2015

    Prince Harry is delighted to have honoured a promise made to Tyne Valley resident and polar explorer, Conrad Dickinson, almost 10,000 miles away in the South Pole during the ‘Walking with the Wounded’ expedition during December 2013, to visit Northumberland to see red squirrels.

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  • The Lady is recruiting!

    Tuesday 24th February, 2015

    The Land Trust and Northumberland Wildlife Trust are seeking a confident, innovative and enthusiastic person to join us to manage Northumberlandia, the unique park in which resides the Lady of the North.

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  • Find out more about wildlife charity

    Monday 23rd February, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be hosting a Community Wildlife Day at its St Nicholas Park reserve in Gosforth, Newcastle between 1:30am - 3:00pm on Saturday 7 March and there’s no need to book - just drop in.

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  • Join our squirrel survey

    Friday 13th February, 2015

    Surveying squirrels is a great way to learn more about your local area, it’s really fun and easy to do! We are looking for volunteers to undertake surveys over a 2-week period in the Slaley/Hexham area between March and May 2015.

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  • A first for Trust thanks to £25,000 cash boost

    Tuesday 10th February, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to confirm that players of People’s Postcode Lottery have awarded it an additional £25,000 in funding.

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  • Get wildlife watching this half-term

    Thursday 5th February, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be responsible for some wild goings-on around the region this half-term as the wildlife charity will be hosting four Wildlife Watch events, aimed at children between the ages of 5 and 12.

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  • Happy Hebrideans at Hauxley

    Wednesday 4th February, 2015

    Hebridean sheep from Flexigraze, a regional conservation grazing project, have been busy grazing a small meadow area on the Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Hauxley Nature reserve.

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  • Northumberland Wildlife Trust secures Heritage Lottery Fund investment

    Tuesday 3rd February, 2015

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received a confirmed grant of £417,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the Dynamic Druridge project, it was announced today.

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  • Government cuts back on ambitions for marine protection

    Tuesday 3rd February, 2015

    Public consultation opens to bitter disappointment at exclusion of important areas due to ‘economic cost’.

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  • New year, new hobby

    Friday 30th January, 2015

    Why not learn how to make the most of that shiny new camera you got for Christmas and join our great beginners photography workshops?

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