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.

  • Remember, remember hedgehogs this November!

    Wednesday 18th October, 2017

    As people very often spend half-term planning what they are going to do for Bonfire Night or building bonfires, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging everybody to put hedgehog spotting on their checklist before lighting their fires this year.

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  • Vital repairs to Whitelee continuing

    Tuesday 17th October, 2017

    Estates staff and volunteers at Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be watching the weather forecast for the foreseeable as they start work on Phase Two of the restoration of blanket bog on its Whitelee Moor nature reserve in North Northumberland.

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  • A seat for all seasons thanks to charity lottery

    Tuesday 17th October, 2017

    Nature lovers visiting a nature reserve in Northumberland this autumn will now have somewhere to rest their legs and watch the world go by, thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

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  • Pump it up at Northumberlandia

    Friday 13th October, 2017

    As part of your preparations for Halloween, why not join Northumberland Wildlife Trust for a spooktacular event?

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  • Head to Hauxley for Halloween hocus pocus

    Wednesday 11th October, 2017

    Anybody wanting hocus pocus this half term should head to one of Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Druridge Bay nature reserves.

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  • New report links volunteering in nature with better mental health

    Wednesday 4th October, 2017

    The Wildlife Trusts have published a new report which examines the effects of volunteering in nature on people’s mental health.

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  • Record first three months

    Monday 2nd October, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s new Wildlife Discovery Centre (WDC) at Hauxley has had a record breaking first three months since throwing open its doors to the public on 23 June.

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  • Bigger stars than X Factor

    Tuesday 26th September, 2017

    Northumberland Astronomical Society (NASTRO) is inviting members of the public to head to Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre this October for a series of stargazing sessions.

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  • What a beach!

    Tuesday 19th September, 2017

    The clean-up volunteers, photo NWT

    Twenty three volunteers and a dog joined Aurelie Bohan, Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Living Seas Officer, at Cresswell Beach on Friday and took part in the Marine Conservation Society’s Annual Great British Beach Clean.

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  • Rain didn’t stop weekend of wildness

    Monday 18th September, 2017

    Hundreds of people braved the wet weather at the weekend to join Northumberland Wildlife Trust at its Our Wildlife 2017 event.

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